Coda Octopus Products Ltd.


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At Coda Octopus, our main operating base is in Edinburgh, Scotland, and we have sales offices in the U.S. and Australia. We operate in the global offshore equipment supply market and sell unique, high-end technology through our worldwide sales and distribution network.

We are always seeking new talent and good caliber personnel to join our dynamic team and fill various vacancies in the areas of software development, sales, support, and survey operations. We are particularly interested in speaking to candidates with relevant industry experience in the software development, marine construction, marine survey, or oil and gas sectors.

Educated to degree level with at least three years of professional experience, we are seeking individuals with very good communication skills who can contribute to our business to join our young and expanding team in Edinburgh.

If you feel you fit the brief, please apply to with a covering letter.

Coda Octopus Products Limited, based at South Gyle, Edinburgh, has a requirement for an electro-mechanical/electronic technician with manufacturing experience, to join its multi-disciplined production team.

Working on a range of products for high profile customers in the Commercial Survey, Subsea and Defense industries, our technicians need to be knowledgeable with good technical aptitude, motivated, adaptable and work well in a collaborative environment.

Successful applicants will have appropriate training and qualifications plus more than 3 years’ experience in an electro-mechanical or electronic manufacturing or service/repair environment.

Key Requirements

Candidates should have experience in some or all of the following: 

  • Electro-mechanical assembly
  • Looming, wiring & crimping
  • Soldering and PCB assembly
  • Mechanical fitting
  • System testing
  • Fault diagnosis
  • Service and repair
  • General PC skills

In addition to a demonstrable practical aptitude, enthusiasm, teamwork and an ability to learn are of equal importance.  It will be an advantage if you have worked in similar environments previously.

For this role we offer a competitive salary dependent on skills and experience and would be pleased to hear from all candidates that meet the above criteria.

Other Requirements

  • Ability and willingness to travel occasionally in the UK and abroad on company business

In the first instance please apply with you CV and a covering letter to no later than 21 September 2020.


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Coda Octopus designs, manufactures, sells and support, systems and software for the marine- survey, construction and security industries.

We are currently looking for a C++ Software Developer to work in a team developing application software for sonar and geophysical products. The applications are written in C++ and include graphics, database and GIS functionality.

The position is full-time.

Ideally you will have a BSc Hon's - First Class or 2:1 in Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Maths and Computing, or other Engineering discipline and have extensive C++ with 5 or more years’ experience of commercial software development.

You will possess excellent interpersonal skills and must have the ability to work well within a team.

You will have problem solving and creativity skills, honesty and integrity, an eagerness to learn and a high level of personal motivation, drive and energy. Previous experience of working within an agile software development team would be beneficial, although not essential.

Additional experience, in preferential order, of any of the following would be an advantage: C++ (Embarcadero), User Interface design (Dev Express), database development (SQL Server), S.O.L.I.D design principles, GIS (Tatuk), Graphics including matrices/geometry/DirectX, Dev Ops.

Duties will include:

  • Work with an agile development team using Azure DevOps.
  • Software development including architectural design in C++
  • Improve software quality by implementing Unit Tests.
  • Software profiling to ensure optimal performance under heavy work load.
  • Working with the team to ensure an application provides a good User Experience.
  • Integrating and testing the application software with our family of products.
  • Provide ongoing support to existing Coda Octopus software including development and maintenance across our family of products.
  • Assist in creation of documentation such as user manuals, knowledge base articles, training material.
  • Mentor other developers

Salary will be competitive and dependent on experience.

We offer a competitive benefits package.

If you are looking for an exciting role and believe you have the necessary qualities and qualifications to join our team then please send your CV to no later than 14 August 2020 along with covering letter to us explaining why this role is right for you.

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