Senior Graphical User Interface Software Engineer (UX or UI)

14 Apr 2018
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Role: Senior Graphical User Interface Software Engineer (UX or UI)

Location: Gloucestershire

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: £42,000 - £50,000

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: SC Clearance or Willing to Undergo

Senior Graphical User Interface Software Engineer - Electronic Warfare - Permanent - Gloucestershire - £42,000 - £50,000

The role of Senior GUI Software Engineer will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Design, development and implementation of new Windows GUI software, primarily for equipment control purposes
  • Translate basic top-level specifications and functional descriptions into intuitive, user-friendly, easy-to-use interfaces. Flexibility is essential as specifications may not be fully defined at the start of development
  • Liaison with hardware developers and other team members to agree hardware/GUI interactions, discuss GUI design features, etc. Liaison with customers may also be necessary to discuss progress and obtain feedback and comments
  • Rapid prototyping of 'GUI demonstrators' to illustrate design ideas, layouts and features to the team and customers prior to full implementation

Essential Skills:

  • Strong experience of GUI development using C++ or MFC
  • Experience of designing and implementing custom controls and elements to add specialised display features to the GUIs
  • Development of element level requirements and GUI design with corresponding documentation
  • Code development and review
  • Developing of tests, test documentation and conduct of testing activities

Desired Skills:

  • Visual Studio WPF, MVVM, XAML, C#, SQL Server
  • ESRI ARCGIS Mapping
  • Code Collaborator
  • Interfacing with embedded systems
  • Communications protocols
  • Enterprise Architect UML
  • Git Version Control

Personal Attributes:

  • You should aspire to be innovative and results and delivery oriented
  • Taking accountability and ownership over processes, project and ideas is key
  • Communicate effectively and work collaboratively to get the best from people
  • Our client is a customer led organisation whether that be internal or external customers and so strive to deliver excellence in all they do

Company Benefits:

  • Annual bonus plan
  • Up to 30 days holiday
  • Competitive pension plan
  • Flexible working hours, with a 12pm finish on Fridays
  • Free car parking
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Childcare scheme
  • Access to a Financial Advisor and Occupational Health Service

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

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