Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chertsey, Surrey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897151_1611934696
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2021 15:38

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer

Our Client is a specialist in delivering innovative solutions to the defence and security sectors, they are a successful UK system engineering house. They are recruiting for a Senior Software Engineer The work will range from software development, system engineering, technical governance, and mentoring of a software design team.
Key Responsibilities:
*Software design, development and review (from concept to final product) for a range of systems from small embedded single processors through to multi-processor networked systems.
*Work with systems and hardware engineers to develop multi-discipline solutions, including the definition of software-hardware and software-firmware interfaces.
*Undertake design activities at both the equipment and system levels
*Meeting technical requirements through all phases of design, integration and leading to customer acceptance
*Technical governance of a portfolio of projects by acting as Design Authority or independent reviewer as appropriate.
*Undertake the duties of the Software lead where additional support may be required on projects, bids and product development activities.
*Make decisions on the suitability of engineering design solutions
Key Skills
*Excellent C++ Or Java development skills
*In-depth knowledge and experience in all aspects of software design and development.
*Degree level educated in a related engineering discipline
*Can evaluate, mitigate and manage engineering risks across projects for which you will be directly/indirectly responsible.
*Chartered member of a professional institution or working towards Chartered status would be desirable
*Have a high level of both verbal and written communication skills providing regular communication to internal and external stakeholders, customers and suppliers
*Be able to manage, motivate and develop engineering employees to ensure they fulfil their roles and meet targets within agreed timelines and standards of quality
*Excellent written and oral communications
Location: Chertsey, Surrey
Permanent Position
Keywords: C++, Java, Embedded, firmware, defence, software, design
Salary - £60,000 DOE -
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.

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