Software Work Package Lead

Software Work Package Lead

Job Title: Software Work Package Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malvern, Worcestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895614_1550850333
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2019 15:45

Job Description

Embedded Software Package Lead
My client is a leading multinational defence technology company with multiple sites around the UK. They have an enviable reputation and employ nearly 6000 people. Providing solutions and products.

Due to an increase in work an opportunity has arisen for a Software Work Package Lead to oversee a large team of embedded Software Engineers working across all stages of the development lifecycle. You will work closely with other capability leads to ensure solutions are wholly integrated.
Key Responsibilities:
-Responsible for planning and structuring the work effectively, working with other technical leads to break down work into manageable packages and generate task definitions for the team
-Responsible for ensuring that an effective software development process is applied; requirements are captured, reviewed, refined and traceable to design, implementation and test artefacts
-Responsible for ensuring that appropriate design assurance and governance is applied to meet internal standards and any identified external standards
-Ability to accurately cost work and manage risk
-Production of written documentation (including presentation material) of technical work in accordance with Project requirements
Essential Skills
-Significant experience of the development of real-time software for large complex systems
-Proven experience of working in a rigorous systems/software engineering environment using formal design tools/methodologies (e.g. StarTeam, DOORS, Enterprise Architect, Altassian) and high level languages (e.g. C++, C#)
-Proven knowledge and experience of specification, design and implementation of complex real-time software solutions for high performance embedded systems
-Experience of structuring and successfully leading large teams of systems/software engineers engaged in development of complex real-time systems
-Proven ability to architect, design and implement software solutions involving implementation of complex algorithms, working closely with systems engineers to analyse/understand performance requirements
-Experience of working on high control projects
This is a Permanent role
Location - Worcester, Worcestershire, Malvern
Keywords - C++, Embedded, Doors, Real Time, Manager, Software, RTOS,

Salary: Dependent on Experience and Skills -

If you feel you have the suitable skills and experience and are looking to work for one of the countries leading defence and technology companies and work with some of the leading individuals within the sector. Our client can offer excellent opportunities for career progression and diversity across a range of sectors. Please get in touch.

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

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