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We continually look for motivated and skilled individuals who are interested in supporting our customers – healthcare professionals who use our products to help patients and their communities.


We currently have the following opportunity available – please contact us for more details!




About the job- Software Tools Engineer -Remote- UK/ EU


We don’t just build technology. We build hope.


At Elekta we believe patients should have access to – and benefit from – precise, personalised radiation therapy. Elekta’s Precision Radiation Medicine is revolutionizing cancer care. Bringing together science, technology, and clinical intelligence, we’re working towards a future where everyone who needs it can benefit from precise and individually tailored radiotherapy treatments. We’re giving millions of patients the chance to live more moments that matter.


What You’ll Do at Elekta


As a Software Tools Engineer, you will be responsible for set up, configuration and maintenance of the software tools used globally for product development by all Elekta sites and Business Lines.


The right stuff

  • Develops integration and automation solutions across the engineering toolchain.
  • Solves problems and improves the tool configuration by using programming languages
    like JavaScript.
  • Installs and configures new tools according to defined user needs.
  • Leads and conducts the (re-) validation for new and existing tools.
  • Supports the selection of software / product engineering lifecycle tools based on user and
    process requirements in alignment with all relevant stakeholders.
  • Conducts tool maintenance, upgrades and administration including the creation of
    required documentation.
  •  Acts as 1st and 2nd line user support for internal stakeholders and performs tools disaster
    recovery, if needed
  • Provides tool training and coaching for the Global Tools Team as well as for tool users.
  • Participates in process improvement activities.
  • Ensures compliance to company procedures and standards e.g., cybersecurity.


What we believe you have

  • Bachelor’s degree (STEM subject preferred) or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years’ experience in software management as well as in enterprise software tool
  • 3+ years’ experience in Software Application configuration and customization incl. the use
    of programming languages like JavaScript
  • Experience with configuration, administration, and maintenance of Jira SW Cloud
  •  Experience with other Atlassian products e.g., Jira Align and Polarion is a plus.
  •  Experience and understanding of Agile and Scaled Agile practices.
  •  Proven ability to work across and vertically in medium size organizations with teams that
    are geographically separated.
  •  A good knowledge and application of methods, tools, and applications in a high-tech
    engineering business organization a distinct advantage.
  • Familiarity with product development, preferably in both software and hardware
    environments, and the use of ALM tools in a regulated environment is a strong plus.
  • Strong customer focus and good communications skills, verbal and written.
  • Self-starter who demonstrates an independent and self-structured way of working
  • Balanced skills to see and understand the big picture while managing the important
    technical details as required.
  • Decision making and analytical/problem solving skills.
  • Willingness to travel when required.
  • Fluent in English


What You’ll Get


In this role, you will work for a higher purpose; hope for everyone dealing with cancer, and for everyone  regardless of where in the world, to have access to the best cancer care. In addition to this, Elekta offers a range of benefits. Please note that depending on the location the benefits might vary.

  • Group Income Protection
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension
  • Dependants’ Pension
  • Retirement Policy
  • Life Assurance
  • Holiday Purchase
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Long Service Awards


Hiring Process


We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Apply by submitting your application and résumé in English, via the “Apply” button.


Your Elekta contact


For questions, please contact the responsible Global TA Partner Nidhi Sarkar, at nidhi.sarkar@elekta.com.


We are an equal-opportunity employer


We are an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.


About Elekta


As a leader in precision radiation therapy, Elekta is committed to ensuring every patient has access to the best cancer care possible. Elekta is a proud innovator and supplier of equipment and software used to improve, prolong, and save the lives of people with cancer and brain disorders.


More than 6,000 hospitals worldwide rely on Elekta technology. We openly collaborate with customers to advance sustainable, outcome-driven, and cost-efficient solutions to meet evolving patient needs, improve lives and bring hope to everyone dealing with cancer. To us, it’s personal, and our global team of 4,700 employees combines passion, science, and imagination to profoundly change cancer care. We don’t just build technology, we build hope.

Elekta is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with a presence in more than 120 countries, and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, visit elekta.com or follow @Elekta on Twitter and on LinkedIn.

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