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Danaher Corporation Software Engineer (f/m/d) in Puch bei Hallein, Austria

Do you want to help advance scientific discovery, improving quality of life around the world? We do, too.

Molecular Devices has the opportunity to be the innovation partner that empowers scientists to fast-track research breakthroughs, leading to earlier diagnoses and safer drug treatments. We’re a leading life science solutions provider of high-performance bioanalytical measurement systems, software, and consumables. With Molecular Devices, you’ll grow your career with best-in-class teams in a culture of collaboration.

Molecular Devices is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

Job Summary

The successful candidate must be familiar with object oriented and Agile software processes, be self-reliant in implementing new solutions, and contribute to a large code base. Significant development opportunities exist to increase the understanding of acquisition, measurement and analysis software and their efficient implementation, work with an experienced and successful Agile software team, and improve coding skills.

Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team is a key requirement of this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop software for high performance, multi-threaded software products in an agile-based software development group.

  • Design and develop software for instrumentation software products, implement and enhance automated tests as part of software development

  • Actively work with multi-disciplinary teams to help develop requirements and specifications.

  • Work closely with software test team to identify and resolve quality issues throughout development.

  • Understand requirements of a validation compliant design and development environment, required for regulated market customers.

  • Produce innovative, novel solutions to software engineering problems and develop these ideas into prototypes and product code

  • Assist in the review and definition of new product features, of existing products, and stories

Key Relationships:

  • Product Development Teams

  • Field Application Scientists and Engineers

  • Technical Support

Required Qualifications:

  • Educated to Bachelor of Science degree, ideally in Software Engineering.

  • Minimum of 5 years working in an Engineering organization.

  • Experienced in C#, C++, Java or similar OO languages.

  • Experience in agile development.

  • Angular or React; Typescript

Preferred Qualification:

  • Masters / Ph.D. degree in Engineering or business will be an advantage.

  • English written and spoken to high standard.

  • A motivated self-starter with the ability to work as part of a project team

  • Be innovative, resourceful and resilient in a challenging design environment

  • Experience in project management tools like Jira.

  • Experience working in a regulated environment.

  • Must maintain a valid passport and eligibility for work permit in Austria


As one of the smaller Danaher Operating Companies, we have many opportunities to develop collaborations across different functions. There is a real ‘family feel’ at Molecular Devices, with associates building strong working relationships with colleagues, while at the same time having a feeling of belonging to a bigger organization.

We offer:

  • Modern virtual working approach in an exciting international environment

  • We offer flexible working hours and remote working where possible.

  • Equal Treatment in Career Opportunities,

  • Gender Equal pay

  • Active Diversity and Inclusion Council (awareness of D&I, such as PRIDE roundtable sessions, International Women’s Day, Black History Month...)

  • Employer pension contribution

  • Bonus System

  • Group Income Protection

Well Being Program:

We want you to be at your best both on and off the job. This means not only rewarding you for your contributions to our organization, but also providing the support you need to live a happy, healthy, fulfilling life outside of work.

  • We do care about your ergonomic work space

  • Should your life get out of balance, the free Employee Assist Program (EAP) is available to you in the areas of questions about handling stress, maintaining relationships, dealing with work-related issues, coping with loneliness and improving communication.


Danaher is a company that believes in continuous improvement — it is at the core of how we lead and operate our businesses. Whether refining our processes, our tools, or our products, the theme of evolution and getting better is fundamental to our DNA.

  • When you join the team, we will support your early days with a structured onboarding plan and a mentoring program. You are not left alone.

  • By joining Molecular Devices you will have access to our great internal training courses and be part of our Development for Growth Program.

  • You will also enjoy the advantages of the internal job platform DanaherGO.

  • Early career programs, structured development processes, mentoring and coaching schemes, internships.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.