Software Engineer (DevOps)

7 days left

Recruiter
STR Ltd.
Location
Crawley, West Sussex
Salary
£40.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SOFTWARE ENGINEER (Embedded/DevOps) - CRAWLEY, WEST SUSSEX - 9 MONTH CONTRACT - £40-£45ph (Rate Negotiable)

A World Leading Medical Device Manufacturer is looking for additional resource to assist in the development of an exciting new Medical Imaging Product set to improve the accuracy and safety of niche surgical procedures.

As part of a fantastic team of Engineers you will play an instrumental role in developing a working prototype into a safe, compliant and commercially viable product.

Expectations of Work

-Taking responsibility for the software build system for sophisticated safety-critical medical-device software, written in C, C++ and C# for both embedded Windows and real-time UNIX-based operating systems.
-Ensuring uptime, reliability and disaster recovery mechanisms are in place for software build system.
-Collaborating with software teams and build technicians to minimise resolution time of build-issues.

Goals:
-Improve software build and automated test execution time.
-Automated deployment or simplified deployment to test environments.
-Migration of software build system to virtual machine use for business continuity and possible cloud computing based solution in the future.
-Maximise software build system uptime and guarantee full disaster recovery in the event of hardware failure.
-Foster a DevOps continuous improvement culture.
-Reduce software build pipeline complexity

Experience:
-Scripting (Python, PowerShell, Windows batch files, etc.)
-Continuous Integration including automated deployment and test
-Tool stack Jenkins, Apache Subversion, VMware, JIRA
-Industrial PC based targets
-Working on a build system with a mechatronic target.
Training / Qualification:
-STEM Degree or equivalent preferred.

Skills Required:
-Software Build Systems. (Jenkins strongly preferred).
-Scripting languages (e.g. Python, PowerShell, Windows batch files).
-Windows and Unix/Linux operating systems.
-Software Development tools including compilers and IDEs.

Skills Preferred:
-Automation (including deployment and test).
-Networking infrastructure (including NAS) and common protocols (e.g. TCP/IP).
-Real-time operating systems.
-Systems safety and security.
-Virtualisation technology (VMware vSphere/ESXi, VMware Workstation, Citrix XenServer).
-Cloud builds.

Commutable from: Crawley, London, Brighton, Croydon, West Sussex, Surrey, Kent.