Software Engineer - Contract

Software Engineer - Contract

Job Title: Software Engineer - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £340 - £350 per day
Reference: 894849_1527762247
Contact Name: Gintare Laboviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2018 11:24

Job Description

We are looking for Contract Software Engineers who are looking to apply their substantial skills in software engineering across the lifecycle in an exciting and challenging environment. The successful candidate must have demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence in Data Link product design and development or a background that provides the equivalent transferrable experience/competence.

Our Client is a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide.

As a Contract Software Engineer, you will:
- Participate in a project development team
- Develop software design from system specifications
- Develop good quality code from the software design
- Undertake software integration and testing
- Produce technical documentation to support the software lifecycle

To be suitable for this role you will have experience of Tactical Data Link operation, ideally covering Link 16 and Link 11 message processing, and using C language code for an embedded application.

Any experience of DOORS and Rhapsody (or other design tools) is highly desirable.
Additional skills in C++ and C# development would be beneficial as well as good domain knowledge and experience relevant to the products and related Mil-Stds and STANAGs.

Relevant skills in the embedded avionics market are also desirable e.g. GreenHills Multi/INTEGRITY, MISRA C, tactical data links, real-time software development.

Contract Software Engineer
Location: Hastings
Salary: £340 - £350 per day

Key skills: Tactical Data Link, Link 16, Link 11, C, Embedded, Integration, Design, Development

If you desire to be part of a culture that thrives on innovation, embraces teamwork and possesses a strong will to succeed apply today!

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 criterion 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.

This role is a CONTRACT position.

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