Software Assurance Engineer

Software Assurance Engineer

Job Title: Software Assurance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895395_1544002496
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 05, 2018 09:34

Job Description

Your experience as a Software Assurance Engineer and knowledge of standards such as DO-178B/C, IEC 61508 would make you a valuable member of the business. You will not only have a very strong technical background but also good commercial skills, you will be working within a leading engineering and design consultancy and one of the best large companies in the UK.

We are looking to recruit a number of Software Assurance Engineers to join a rapidly growing Software Assurance Team. Current and emerging work streams will offer you the chance to use your technical skills to make a contribution to a wide range of systems engineering and assurance projects.

Essential Technical Requirements

Successful candidates will ideally have a track record in the Aerospace or Defence sectors. We would also welcome candidates with experience in other sectors, such as Nuclear, Rail, Oil and Gas, or Automotive.
A track record in managing Software development programmes or providing Software assurance consultancy.
A good understanding of the Software life cycle and design principles, particularly when applied to applications where there are safety implications associated with degraded or abnormal performance.
A good understanding of standards such as DO-178B/C, IEC 61508 (or sector specific derivatives), IEC 60880, EN50128, DO-254, DO-278, Def Stan 00-055.
The ability to assess Software processes, tools and evidence for compliance against Software standards
A good systems engineering perspective and a good appreciation of the system and platforms in which the Software/PES operates.
You will have good interpersonal and leadership skills, a pragmatic approach to problem-solving and good business acumen.

Location: Bristol, Burton, Surrey, Glasgow, Gloucester
Salary - to £60k + Excellent Benefits

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.

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.
This is a permanent position

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

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