Fortive Corporation Software Design Engineer in Everett, Washington

Software Design Engineer

About Us:

Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. We are a dynamic market leader with sound financial health. The Fluke brand has a reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards of quality. A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation (, Fluke is a multi-national corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. It is driven by the phenomenally successful Fortive Business System. Working at Fluke gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities.


Fluke Networks is looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Embedded Software Design Engineer to join our product development team. In this role, you will collaborate with the scrum team to scope, design, and implement user interface software for our world-class Test and Measurement products. Your ability to drive innovation forward at a fast pace and respond quickly and confidently to change is essential for success in this role.


You are a highly-motivated engineer with experience in delivering high-quality software solutions. You have a strong background in user interface software development and a reasonable understanding of electrical engineering fundamentals, coupled with a desire to develop new and innovative products in a collaborative environment. You have great communication skills and are motivated to achieve results in a fast-paced environment.


Fluke Networks is the worldwide leader in certification, troubleshooting, and installation tools for professionals who install and maintain critical network cabling infrastructure. From installing the most advanced data centers to restoring service in the worst weather, our combination of legendary reliability and unmatched performance ensure jobs are done correctly and efficiently.


•Design and implement user interface for imbedded test tools

•Collaborate with UX designers, product planners, and customers to prototype ideas

•Write high-quality, clear, maintainable, portable, and testable code and scripts

•Document work including decisions, design details, and use of tools

•Understand how products should function, how product function matches the desired UX design, and is an advocate for the end users in the engineering process

•Work closely with developers during design, implementation, and debug

•Collaborate with PV engineers to develop test tools and regression testing


•Bachelor's/Master’s degree in Computer Science, EE, or related discipline

•Minimum of five years of C and embedded UI development experience

•Expertise in UI using Qt, Qt QML, and Qt Quick Controls 2

•Proficient in scripting languages (Python, Perl, etc.)

•Experience in developing and testing Linux-based embedded systems

•Exceptional coding, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

•Experience with Agile Software Development

•Experience with Git source control systems

•Experience with JIRA task and bug tracking systems

•Basic understanding of physical-layer networking hardware

•Self-motivated, with ability to work on multiple projects/tasks with limited direction, and apply good judgment and decision-making skills

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please

Job: Engineering

Primary Location: North America-United States-WA-Everett

Organization: Fluke

Schedule: Full-time

EEO Statement: "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a ""Fortive Company."" Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail to request accommodation."

Req ID: FLU007479