Development Engineer

Kelly Services
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£35000 - £55000 per annum
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client are a leading electronics business based in the North East. The company currently require a talented Development Engineer to join the business.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Qualifying, installing and maintaining software tools used for product development. At times, this may include specifying and sourcing new software tools.
  • Developing and automating development activities and processes using software tools and scripting languages.
  • Creating and maintaining product configuration management and software build environment.
  • Creating and maintaining product configuration management and release plans for all projects according to customer requirements.
  • Creating and releasing product and software releases, including automating the release process and metrics.
  • Defining, tracking and reporting product status over the entire product development life cycle.
  • Planning and estimating Project activities for Project managers.
  • Following the company quality procedures and relevant national and international standards.
  • Ensuring all work is carried out safely.

Skills Required:
  • Experience with automation using scripting and programming language and tools. Specifically, JIRA, Jenkins, Python and C#.
  • Experience with configuration management.
  • Experience with SQL or similar database technologies.
  • Knowledge of IT systems and IT best practices.
  • Experience high volume embedded products, ideally in the automotive industry.
  • Experience with standards such as Automotive SPICE, CMMi, ISO26262, IEC61508 etc.
  • Experience with CASE tools (configuration management, requirements management, static analysis tools, unit / integration / system test tools).
  • Other high level programming languages such as C, C++, etc.
  • Other scripting languages such as PHP, Perl, Ruby, TCL.
  • Integration, ETL and analytic tools such as Alteryx and Tableau.
  • BSc (Hons) in Computer Science / Software Engineering or equivalent. 2.1 or higher grade or equivalent.
  • Must have had experience in a similar role.
  • £35,000-£55,000 plus comprehensive benefits.

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