Senior Software Engineer

Solid Recruitment Solutions
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An experience Software Engineer is required Established for 20 years, and having recently achieved record growth, our Portsmouth based client has an enviable reputation for providing innovative and dynamic robotics solutions within a variety of industries, but predominantly work within the marine, defence and Oil & Gas sectors.

Through continued and exciting growth plans, the company now have a requirement for a Senior Software Engineer, with an emphasis on theory whilst having the practical focus for delivery.

Package for the position of Senior Software Engineer:

  • Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 p.a.
  • Company Pension
  • Annual Leave: 25 days plus bank holidays

Summary of the role of Senior Software Engineer:

Working with a dynamic team that takes ideas from concept to developed products in a fast-moving marine autonomous market.

Working in a small team of creative and focused engineers to deliver solutions to the end customers, ensuring high quality and robust designs for a tough autonomous marine market place; including control, communication and management of autonomous surface and underwater crafts.

Overview of the position of Senior Software Engineer

For the position of Senior Software Engineer ideal candidates will be multi-disciplined with a solid background in embedded firmware development, Algorithm development for control systems

The successful candidate will be a theorist with a practical focus on delivery - able to relate theory to practice in a close-knit team and will have a desire to be involved in design from concept to client delivery.

An understanding of embedded systems from both a hardware and firmware.

Additionally, candidates should be creative and technical proficient to understand data produced by a range of environmental sensors and an ability to translate their outputs into a useable data format for applications such as collision avoidance.

Data Extraction and Data Analysis are then used to identify the critical data required for each application.

Requirements for successful application:

To be successful in application for this position you will need to be able to demonstrate experience of the following:

  • Embedded C and C Programming - ideal with Matlab, C++, QT
  • An understand of electronic systems, which must include commercial electronic design experience
  • Data simulation and manipulation skills considered desirable.
  • You will need to be at least Degree qualified -typically in Electronic design, Maths or Physics related subjects.