Senior Software Engineer - Hastings - £36k - £43k

Cubiq Recruitment
£36000 - £43000/annum
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Software Engineer
Permanent Position
£36k - £43k

Our client is a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide. The company is looking for a motivated and talented senior software engineer who is keen to help them develop the next generation of avionics software systems.


* Technical leadership of product development teams
* Development of architectural concepts and designs
* Advancing the department's skills and capabilities
* Mentoring junior software engineers
* Achieving design assurance needs to time scale and budget.
* Sufficient relevant software engineering and domain competence across most of the aspects captured below:

Essential Skills

* Strong experience of the full software development lifecycle, from requirements elicitation to signing off systems.
* Embedded software development, both with and without RTOS - C, C++
* Good understanding of operating systems and device drivers, preferably including Linux and a leading embedded RTOS.
* Understanding of layered software architectures / approaches and their application.
* Multi-threaded software development.

Desirable Skills

* Modern software modelling approaches.
* Requirements capture preferably with DOORS experience.
* Linux development (deployment, device drivers)
* SysML design modelling RTCA DO-178C(or DO-178B) PowerPC and ARM processors, single and multi-core
* Layered software architecture standards, e.g. ARINC 653, ASAAC

Suitable candidates for this position will come from a strong academic background and will have an advanced understanding of the challenges associated with software engineering of avionics equipment