C++ Software Engineer

Recruiter
Advantage Resourcing
Location
Walkern
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
World Class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a C++ Software Engineer subcontractor on an initial 6 month contract. This company was recognised as a Sunday Times Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For in 2017 and is a leader in its industry.

Hourly Rate: Completely Negotiable (in line with market rates)

Contract Duration: 6 Months

Security Information: Please Note you must be eligible for SC Security Clearance (unfortunately due to security restrictions for this role, the candidate will need to be a British National with no dual nationality and must have resided in the UK for at least 4 of the past 5 years).

C++ Software Engineer Job Description:

C/C++, Development Software Engineer capable of design, Development and test of systems for Defence applications. Knowledge of Defence Standards and Micro-Controller Technologies would therefore be useful. The Development languages will be mainly C or C++. The software will require properties associated with dependability (reliability, security) and in particular, safety. The specification of the design of the (real time) embedded code uses UML and familiarity with this approach would be desirable. Knowledge of Rhapsody, LDRA would be useful. Knowledge of DOORS and the Rational Team Concert configuration management system would be useful.

Accountabilities:
Depending on the skills and experience of the engineer, they would be expected to partake in potentially all the development lifecycle from Architectural specification of the software product and equipment through to the testing and verification of that equipment

Skills and Knowledge:

Strong C++ experience is required. UML / Rhapsody experience also is sought after.

A Software Engineer capable of design, development and proving of efficient hard real-time software.
The role will involve development and integration with the target hardware and software.
Suitable skills in the following areas are required as will be the ability to communicate with other engineers from different skill areas.
Knowledge of Software development practices and process is required

Desirable knowledge includes……………….
* DDS, UDP/TCP
* C, Wireshark analysis tool
* GPS/GDB - Target debuggers
* Linux
* Built In Test
* HW/SW Interface
* DOORS requirements tool

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