Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport
Salary: £300.00 - £430.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00012476_1493727274
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2017 13:14

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer - Contract
Your experience as a Senior Software Engineer and your ability to provide detailed software requirements and design analysis implementation, integration and test of software components and software subsystems would make you a valued part of the business.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with a market leader at the cutting edge of defence and security systems. Providing support solutions to the Ministry of Defence. This is dynamic and fast moving business.
You can apply directly at the bottom of this page, below are further details of the position.

Key Skills for the Job
BEng / BS Honours Degree in SW Engineering, EE, CS, Physics, Mathematics or equivalent.
Experience across Software Requirements Capture, Architectural Design, Implementation and Test.
Professional experience developing distributed, multi-threaded, real-time software systems.
Professional experience implementing software applications and services using C++.
Proficient in system requirements and design capture in UML using Object Orientated Design methodologies.
Familiarity with software configuration and change control best practice.
Strong written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Hold or be capable of holding security clearance.

Desirable Skills
Defence/automotive/aerospace industry background.
Embedded System design.
Rhapsody or equivalent UML modelling tool.
MISRA C++:2008 guidelines.
Static code analysis tools such as LDRA.
Greenhills MULTI and Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 development environments.
SVN configuration management tool.
GUI development using OpenGL.

This is a contract position - 6 months initially with the possibility of extension

Key Skills: Software, UML, C++, CASE
South Wales, Newport, Caerphilly
Rate - up to £250-£400 per day - Depending on skills

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 contract position

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