Software Engineer (term time/Part Time)

Software Engineer (term time/Part Time)

Job Title: Software Engineer (term time/Part Time)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897128_1611058050
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 19, 2021 12:07

Job Description

Software Engineer Part Time/Term Time Opportunity

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer, in the Hertfordshire area working for a major and global defence organisation. This is an opportunity to work on a part time or term time basis.

You will use your experience of C, C# or C++ to help the company deliver and develop innovative solutions, working on test equipment software. You will work with the latest technologies in a multi-disciplinary team and have excellent opportunities for training and career development.

Key Skills:

*Strong ability to write software in C / C++; experience with C# and scripting languages would be an advantage to our future strategy.
*A good understanding of automation, continuous integration and DevOps principles and practices.
*Great communication skills with a strong motivation for collaboration.
*Previous experience working in an agile development team.
*A strong understanding of what is required to build high quality software whilst supporting quality practices.
*Knowledge of electronics measurement and debug techniques using equipment such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analysers.
*Understanding of communications and serial interfaces such as RS422, RS485, Modbus, CAN and 1553.
*Can articulate the benefits of key software craftsmanship practices like unit testing and good design.
*Someone who is comfortable with change and understands the importance of continuous improvement within a modern software development team.
*Experience of Test Driven Development within a software engineering context and comfortable with practices like pair programming and lightweight design modelling.

This role is offered on either a part time or term time basis.

Permanent Role:
Location: Stevenage, Hertfrdshire
Salary - DOE + 10-15% Bonus + Flexible hours + Pension
Key Words: Software, C++, C#, Agile, Defence, Continuous Integration, DevOps, RS422, Modbus, Test, Testing, design

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.

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