Software Engineer

MBDA UK Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Opportunity
Looking for a new software engineering opportunity, one that allows you to be part of a talented team, whilst at the same time growing your experience in the use of innovative and exciting technologies? Our software engineering brand is central to all that we do and the challenges can be complex, but equally rewarding.
The Role

- Contributing to the overall goal of development and delivery of weapon system and missile software.
- Working with a team of talented software engineers to develop and deliver complex software engineering products.
- Our software products span most of the life cycle therefore this role will cover aspects of requirements management, design, development, testing and maintenance.
- Involvement in evolving software development using new methods and tools which are important to next generation software products in the UK.
- Working on technology refresh projects to improve our software products in the field.
- Software support into small studies and future work activities.
- Supporting and maintaining current mission planning software products.

What's in it for you?

- You will be part of software engineering organisation that operates at a multinational level.
- Progression opportunities in both technical and managerial domains allowing you to build your experiences.
- Or work involves multiple technologies, methods and tools - allowing you to broaden your experience and contribute to improvements at a local project level.
- We face challenging problems and solve them using advanced software technologies and techniques.
- We offer a supportive working environment with the opportunity to develop your skills at an exciting time for Software Engineering and provide significant mobility opportunities within the Software Function and the wider business.

What's great about the team?

- The team have a deep working knowledge of the software products and are always open to share and support each other.
- In order to meet commitments across multiple projects the team are highly adaptable and flexible.

What are we looking for?

- Ideally qualification to degree level in Software Engineering or other related subjects such as Computer Science.
- Experience in developing software using C++ and Java to standards like MISRA.
- Experience of software design methods such as UML - preferably Rhapsody.
- You will have an adaptable and flexible approach to work across multiple projects at varying stages of their life cycle.
- An understanding of development processes such as Agile together with experience of working using process that require high levels of rigour and control.
- Importantly this role will require applicants to go through DV level security clearance soon after joining MBDA.

What would you get?

- Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.

Please note thatin order to apply for MBDA UK opportunities you will need to be eligible forSC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance.
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