Senior Software Systems Engineer

Senior Software Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-04-09
Reference: J139832
Contact Name: Holly Auger
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2018 11:14

Job Description

KDC Resource are working with a leading company in the Defence Industry who are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Software Systems Engineer. This is a chance to work for a worldwide organisation that is first choice as a developer, producer and supplier of defence systems.
The role:
This role will offer the opportunity to lead major software developments in the defence sector. You will be leading and managing a team of software engineers while overseeing the lifecycle processes and tools of the systems. You will overcome complex problems, review results and methods to ensure quality and expand your knowledge into new domain areas!

The role will give you the opportunity to expand your skillset in the following area.
·UML / Enterprise Architect for system design
·C++ / Visual Studio
·Java / JavaFX / Netbeans
·Unit Testing / JUnit / CppUnit
·HMI design and development
·Configuration management / Subversion / Mantis
·ISO 9001 and TickITplus standards
·Network protocols
·Web (HTML, JavaScript, Python)
·Usability Testing

Any experience of the following is highly desirable.
·Understanding of Open Systems Architectures and Principles
·Maritime Combat Systems, integration of equipment and software
·Mine countermeasures
·Off-board unmanned systems
·Command and Control Systems
·Acoustics / Sonar
·Software Safety (DEF STAN 00-56 & IEC 61508 or equivalent) Other desirable software skills/experience

More information
Candidates must hold or be able to achieve the required level of security clearance.
Apply now or call Holly on 01202596374