Ada Software Engineer

12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
An ADA software engineer to join the Type 26 Gunfire Control System (GFCS) project software team based in Frimley. The GFCS software is a pull through of a similar system on the Type 45 Destroyers which are currently being used by the Royal Navy, modified for use on the new Type 26 Frigates. The work will entail updating and making modifications to Ada 83/95 based code of the DTS Interface Processor and/or Electro Optical Control Processor (as required) and its interaction with the rest of the Command system and EOSCS system. It will also entail the writing and debugging of automated test scripts used to test the functionality of the S/W node. The role is to undertake a range of software development activities in line with relevant processes, under the direction and supervision of experienced engineers. Skills required as follows: * Software related * Experienced Ada Software Coder using AdaCore GPS * Real Time software development * Software Integration and component testing In addition, these skills would be beneficial: * Experience with message based systems * VxWorks O/S knowledge is desirable * Knowledge and experience of testing techniques (unit test, component test, automated test) * Experience in the production of test schedules that will test out the whole system * Configuration control experience * Knowledge of gunnery systems is desirable but not essential Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc. Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application