Ignition Software Developer
San Diego, CA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

Ignition Software Developer

Argen Corporation currently has an exciting opportunity for an Ignition Software Developer to join a growing, technology-focused and service-oriented team. Do you thrive in a fast- paced and dynamic environment? If you would like to be a part of an organization with an unwavering commitment to quality dental solutions, then explore our career opportunities and get to know Argen.

About Us

Argen is a family-owned and privately held company based in San Diego, CA with a state-of-the-art manufacturing center that provides high quality dental solutions to dental labs of all sizes. Founded as a precious metals company in South Africa, Argen has evolved into a dynamic, technology-based manufacturing organization focused on three key business segments, including dental alloys, zirconia, and digital dentistry solutions. Argen continues to invest in innovative product improvement initiatives through its Quality Management System to provide our global customers with affordable, high-performance products and industry-leading excellent service. Argen's products are FDA regulated and ISO certified.

About the Opportunity

The Ignition Software Developer is responsible for providing development resources for Ignition applications used in the manufacturing process.

In this role, the successful candidate:

  • Leverage the Ignition and Perspective platforms to develop software solutions to solve business needs.
  • Monitor and maintain high levels of security, reliability, and performance of the Ignition Gateway as well as all projects
  • Performs complex and precise troubleshooting to pinpoint root causes for issues identified by the manufacturing and support teams.
  • Participates in the agile development process (SCRUM).
  • Works with end users to identify areas of improvement for the Ignition applications.
  • Participates in blueprinting, requirements gathering, and other planning functions for new projects.
  • Performs code review to verify changes made by other developers.
  • Adheres to work instructions as needed.
  • Follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and establishes open communication with supervisor and manager.
  • Ensures that all company safety rules are followed.
  • Makes recommendations to management for continuous improvement.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What does it take to be successful?

  • Bachelor of Science degree with Computer Science, Information Technology or related combination of experience and education required.
  • Certified with Ignition 8.0 or greater.
  • Proven experience working with Perspective.
  • Experience using GitHub.
  • Experience integrating Ignition with PLCs for the purpose of control and reporting.
  • Experience in Java and/or Python development
  • Comfortable working in an agile environment.
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly grasp complex, technical concepts.
  • Must possess excellent problem solving skills, and the self-motivation to improve skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Technical aptitude and analytical propensity.
  • Proven ability to manage projects to completion.
  • Must be able to work independently with general supervision and as a member of a team.
  • Ability to learn technical concepts by reading work instructions and standard operating procedures, and completing on-the-job training.
  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations ISO 13485, 21CFR Part 820, CMDR SOR/98-282, 93/42/EEC, RDC 16 2013, MHLW MO 169 and TG(MD)R Sch3 preferred.

Our Awesome Benefits!

Working for a growing innovative company like Argen means exciting opportunities for training and learning, career development and advancement from only the best in the dental industry. With all that hard work, Argen is committed to ensuring the welfare of its employees and provides an amazing benefit package that includes:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Plans
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Paid Vacation, Holiday and Sick Time
  • Employee Events
  • Wellness Programs
  • Discounts for home, travel, entertainment, relaxation that includes Mobile phone service, Technology, Airline and Hotel, Theater/Theme Park tickets, Restaurants and so much more!

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Salary Range: 120,000 - 125,000 annually (USD)


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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