Software Developer- Cyber-Security

Software Developer- Cyber-Security

Job Title: Software Developer- Cyber-Security
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: DOE + competitive benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894469_1518713530
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2018 16:52

Job Description

You will have a background in either IT infrastructure and/or software engineering and should be a keen technologist. Your innovative thinking, original ideas and concepts to solve difficult problems will be explored and used to develop new technologies, and support many applications and projects. Working independently, and as part of a team, you will largely be working in C#, Python, Java and C++, although any technical background will be considered, providing the candidate shows a willingness to learn new skills and work with cutting-edge tools and technologies.

As the Software Developer- Cyber Security, your main responsibilities will be/include:
*Design, develop and maintain a suite of in-house software applications, agents and scripts
*Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve issues across a broad range of technologies
*Work on development activities to support the field of cyber defence and response, within a team of specialist cyber incident responders and technical security experts
*Be involved in all stages of the development lifecycle, from initial concepts and vision, prototyping, deployment, and testing

Successful candidates will have/be:
*A proven background in Software Development/Infrastructure Development, within a cyber-security environment
*Strong coding abilities - proficient in at least one high-level language, ideally C#, C++ or Java
*Experience with database technologies, particularly big-data solutions
*Experience with messaging technologies (AMQP, Microsoft Exchange)
*An understanding of source control, bug-tracking and the software development lifecycle
*Experience of designing RESTful APIs
*Hardware, Network and Application Design and Monitoring
*A keen interest in emerging technologies and a positive attitude to add value
*Able to follow a fast, iterative agile development approach
*Virtualisation, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Python, WPF, MVC, Entity Framework, C, TCP/IP, NodeJS would be desirable

Position- Software Developer-Cyber Security/Infrastructure Developer
Location- Cheltenham
Salary- DOE + competitive benefits

Key Words: Software Developer, Software Development, Infrastructure Developer, Infrastructure Development, Technologist, Cyber Security, Computer Forensics, Infrastructure, C#, C++, Java, Network, Security, Ethical Hacking, Vulnerability,

Applicants will be required to meet certain security criteria.

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.

This role is a permanent position

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