C++ Software Engineer

C++ Software Engineer

Job Title: C++ Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Overtime
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895880_1560238560
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 08:36

Job Description

C++ Software Engineer
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Software Developer with strong C++ skills in the Bristol area working for a major and global defence organisation.

You will have experience in a lead role and used to applying agile methodologies. This is a hands-on role requiring development of software in C++. This Is an exciting opportunity to join a team delivering innovative solutions on an international basis.

*The role is based in Bristol. You will be developing Command and Control application software for the next generation of Air Defence Systems.
*This is a very hands-on role and requires the continued design and development of the Command & Control Product Line architecture, and the instantiations for future products. You will be developing software in Rhapsody, DDS, and targeting both C++ and C languages.

What are we looking for?
*You will ideally have a degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering combined with significant experience in the development of software for COTS hardware. You will have been responsible for complex software solutions and will be comfortable working with engineers from other disciplines, and with international colleagues. It is likely that your experience was gained in defence, automotive, aerospace, telecoms or consumer electronics.
*You will favour a collaborative, open approach to development and have the ability to work well in a team, and maintain momentum during development. The software that you develop will be used across multiple products at several sites, so strong communication skills are essential.
*You will have extensive experience in model-based development, using UML and tools such as IBM Rhapsody.
*Ideally you will have a background in software engineering with knowledge of modern development practices..
*You will have significant previous experience with embedded C and/or C++, and ideally some Ada.You will have knowledge of DDS middleware and Real Time Operating Systems.

Permanent Role:
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary - to £50000 + 105 Bonus + Flexible hours
Key Words: Simulation, Agile, Scrum, System Integration, C++, Software, Design, Defence, real time

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.