ADA Software Engineer x 4

Outsource UK Limited
£50.78 p hour + possible extensions
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

4 x Software Engineer (ADA)

4 x Software Engineer (ADA) with OOD, Embedded Real-time and UML is required to work on a twelve month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our Defence client based in Luton.

This is an interesting long term program working on airborne equipment.

Overview of the Software Engineer contract role

A real-time embedded software engineer is required in support of defensive aids development programmes within the Electronic Warfare business. The role includes design, development, test and support of current and future programs.

Key responsibility areas for the Software Engineer

Specification, design, coding and testing of complex real-time embedded software in Ada.
Production of mission critical quality software, to high integrity levels, company standards and customer requirements.
Function as part of a team including support, development, peer reviews, etc.
Maintain schedule adherence with specific focus on cost, quality and delivery to time.
Reporting of progress, highlighting risks, opportunities and dependencies.

Key skills required for the Software Engineer

Essential Skills
Expert knowledge of the Ada software language.
Expert knowledge of OO design principles.
Expert capability in debugging in an embedded real-time environment with a COTS RTOS.
Good knowledge of UML.
Expert knowledge of a variety of Verification & Validation techniques, and the value of each.
Good knowledge of developing software within a mature development process framework.

Essential Knowledge
Recent demonstrable experience in developing Object Oriented designs using the Ada language.
Able to demonstrate experience in all areas of the software lifecycle from requirements definition through to integration and delivery.

The role is based in Luton, Bedfordshire - commutable from Watford, St Albans, Aylesbury, Milton Keynes, Bedford and Stevenage with excellent access from London

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