Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00012951_1550595452
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2019 16:57

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer

Our client working in the defence sector is looking to recruit a skilled Senior Software Engineer Engineer to join the product engineering group in designing and developing windows applications and services.
The role will involve working throughout the software development lifecycle, developing software for Windows, including the porting of software developed for previous versions of Windows.
This is an opportunity to work for a leading business within the defence sector at the cutting edge of technology.

Software Engineering covering the full software development lifecycle, specifically with expertise in:

Requirements analysis
UML analysis and design
Development of new software
Unit testing
Software Integration Testing
Static and dynamic analysis
Defect analysis, fixing and software support
Continuous Integration

Experience required:
C++ development using Visual Studio
Windows 64bit software development, ideally Windows 10 & Server 2016
Analysing and debugging integration issues on Windows platforms
Porting software developed for previous versions of Windows
Windows SDK
UML analysis and design
Working to coding standards
Configuration management e.g. SVN, Git or similar
API development / Windows service development

In addition, the following skills and experience are desirable:
Object oriented design and design patterns
Windows MFC development
Windows Authentication including Active Directory
Working in an Agile (Scrum) environment
Modern C++ development using C++11
C# .Net development experience
Experience of Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management toolset
Some travel nationally and internationally will be required for this role.
Location: South Wales, Newport, Cardiff
Key Skills Software Engineer, C++, 64bit, UML
Salary to £48000
Permanent Role
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.