Software validation engineer

Software validation engineer

Job Title: Software validation engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stevenage
Salary: £0 - £40 per hour
Start Date: 2019-11-18
Reference: J140892
Contact Name: Daniel Warr
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 18, 2019 14:11

Job Description

Job Title: Software Validation Engineer

A Global Leading Aerospace company is offering you the chance to come join a highly motivated and dynamic team working as part of an exciting opportunity on the embedded software development for the ExoMars Rover.

They are looking for someone who is highly motivated, enthusiastic, passionate and eager to apply your incredible software engineering skills to never ending and exciting world of space. You will be working on the latest space missions that is going to provide you with a unique and challenging adventure for you to not only contribute to but to make a difference in one of the largest areas in scientific discovery.

The skills required for this role,
• Engineering degree in software, computer science or similar
• Experience of Real-time embedded software engineering lifecycle process. (Min. 3years relevant experience in real-time embedded Software engineering domains - design, code/test, integration, validation)
• Software process oriented. Disciplined & quality mind-set (on-quality, on-schedule, on-cost)
• Excellent software problem solving skills - diagnostic approach (solution-oriented)
• Good communication skills in English (verbal & written)
• Proficiency in formally validating software against baseline requirements
• Java programming (min. 2 years professional experience); C coding; Linux scripting skills

Desirable experience:

• Experience in the satellite/space, avionics or similar industry.
• ECSS software engineering standards (Q-80B, E-40).
• ERC32 / LEON / SPARC processor.
• MIL-STD 1553B, and/or spacewire.
• Data transport packet protocols (CCSDS).
• Microsoft Windows 7; Linux Red Hat 4.x

Please be aware if you are a successful candidate you will need to apply for a BPSS certificate (Disclosure Scotland).