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Key Technology

Walla Walla , WA

Software Engineer

Key Technology
Walla Walla, WA Full-time
Posted on December 6, 2018
Software EngineerMake the World a Better Place at our Walla Walla, WA FacilityAre you interested in using software and machine-vision algorithms to solve real-world problems in a real-time environment? Key Technology designs and builds optical inspection bulk sorters for removing defects from snack foods, fruits, vegetables, plastics, and many other products. Our company is recognized worldwide as the leading supplier of automated inspection systems for the food industry and other industrial markets. Our technology is being used in the farthest reaches of the globe to improve food quality and safety, reduce waste, and recover resources. The projects we work on make a difference. Key Technology's software engineering team uses agile development methods for creating state-of-the-art electro-mechanical-optical solutions. The markets we serve and the priorities that drive our product development teams can change and develop very quickly. Our software development process includes best agile practices with an emphasis on collocated teams, pair programming, continuous integration, sustainable pace, and test-driven development. Our projects are dynamic, challenging and fun to work on.Key Technology is growing and has an immediate opening to fill on our world-class software engineering team. The ideal candidate possesses a college degree in a technical discipline and is excited about using software to solve problems in non-traditional domains (from sorting French fries and Tootsie Rolls to inspecting products for toxins). Some of our people work here because they have backgrounds in physics, neural nets, fuzzy logic, genetic programming and/or algorithm development. What do you like? Areas of experience that the ideal candidate has include the following: - Linux programming- Agile programming methods such as eXtreme Programming or Scrum- Embedded systems development- User-interface development- Image processing and machine vision algorithms- Modern languages and libraries - knowledge of C++, Python, Ruby, Smalltalk, Qt, and/or Boost, would be an advantageKey Technology is committed to keeping its employees up-to-date on the latest cutting-edge technologies and provides challenging opportunities for applying them. And Key Technology's software, electrical, mechanical and optical engineering teams are situated in a beautiful area: Walla Walla, WA - an ideal place to raise a family or to live a relaxing life away from the city. Find out more about Key Technology at http://www.key.netFor immediate consideration, please email your resume to jobs@key.netOR forward your resume to: Key Technology, Inc. Attn: H.R. Department 150 Avery St. Walla Walla, WA 99362Fax Number 509-394-3474 An Equal Opportunity Employer