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Senior Software Engineer (294jc)

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Location: Loudwater, High Wycombe
Salary: Competitive salary
Vacancy type: Permanent
Sectors: Cyber/IT Security, Engineering
Placed by: Ex-Mil Recruitment
My client has delivered specialist defence equipment for over 30 years are now seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join their team.
• Do you have significant experience in Software Development?
• Do you have the ability to deliver on time and to budget?
• Are you a good communicator?

The ideal candidate will be part of an innovative team of developers to provide full stack software development expertise across a broad range of products within the domain of Naval Weapons Systems, Combat Management Systems, Data Distribution systems and Sonar systems.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
• C++ programming.
• Web Based UI design
• Embedded C\C++
• Microcontrollers
• Linux
• Windows
• Networking
• Hardware Software Interfacing
• Requirement analysis and derivation of system requirements down to software sub-system.
• Architectural design, selection and implementation of real time, distributed designs and design patterns.
• Formal software design methodology (UML, OO…).
• Debugging environments
• Use of Unit Test frameworks and implementation of (automated) unit testing.
• Production of formal test procedures and conduct of associated testing activities.
• Production of formal software documentation throughout the whole lifecycle (planning, design, test, transition, manuals…).
• Configuration and setup of production tool chains with continuous integration work flow.
• Agile development methodology and lifecycle.
• Verbal and written communication of complex items at a level suitable to be understood by internal and external stakeholders/customers/suppliers.
• Write technical reports or plans and present information to line manager, project management team and peers.
• Handle information of a sensitive, confidential or secret nature.

Knowledge and Experience
• Chartered Engineer
• Presentable to customers
• Professional Registration
• Configuration Control
• Subversion
• Data Distribution Service
• Real Time Embedded
• Virtualisation Platforms
• Jenkins
• Working in the defence sector
• Good organisation skills
• Excellent communication skills
• Demonstration of energy and enthusiasm in approach to tasks

In return the are offering an excellent base salary and benefits package and the ability to join a dynamic and expanding company that is seeking to grow the company for the next decade.

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