Cyber Software Engineer

Datasource Computer Employment Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Cyber Software Engineer - Permanent - Hampshire or Gloucestershire - Excellent Salary

Our client is looking for an inquisitive, dedicated and tenacious Cyber Software Engineer to work on full lifecycle development from analysis, through development and testing to delivery of specialised cyber capabilities. Customer requirements will be highly varied, often requiring bespoke solutions to challenging problems over a wide range of projects, ensuring that work is always diverse and interesting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing both embedded and application level software.
  • Providing technical leadership to other more junior members of the team.
  • Interacting with stakeholders during the development cycle.

Key Skills:

  • Previous exposure to Cyber Security/Information Security projects across secure government, national security, defence, policing and home affairs markets
  • Versatility among programming languages
  • C, Python
  • System level programming in Unix / Linux / Mac OS X
  • Application level programming on Linux/Windows
  • Computer and Network security
  • Good software engineering skills (development practice, use of standard tools and documented design)
  • Full development lifecycle
  • Team working, technical team leading and oral/written communication
  • Taking pride in developing high quality software to solve hard problems

Desired Skills:

  • Degree qualified in Computer Science, Information Security or similar
  • C++ and other languages
  • Device driver and kernel level programming in Unix like OS's
  • Embedded and real time Linux (including Android) and Microsoft Windows
  • System administration / Dev Ops
  • Appreciation of IP networking and network applications (especially security)

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You will be required to hold a minimum of DV security clearance. If you do not hold an active DV clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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