C++ Software Engineers

Outsource UK Limited
15 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

C++ Software Engineers - C++, Rhapsody, UML, OOD

C++ Software Engineers with C++, UML, OOD, Rhapsody is required to work on a six month contract with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Edinburgh.

This is an opportunity to work on state-of-the-art avionics sensor systems.

Overview of the Software Engineer contract roles

The Software Engineering function in Edinburgh have a number of opportunities for experienced contract software engineers to join one of our multi-disciplinary integrated project teams to contribute to the solving of real-life engineering problems on state-of-the-art avionics sensor systems such as: the radar for the fighter jets; one of our family of life-saving airborne Surveillance Radars; or perhaps systems to track and defeat missiles.

You will work within a software team which is part of a wider multi-disciplinary integrated project team to do the development of subsystem software for a radar.

You will be expected to participate in all aspects of the life-cycle:

  • Requirements capture and analysis of software requirements
  • Production of requirements, design and test documentation
  • Integration and commissioning of the software/hardware and systems.
  • Participate in formal software verification and validation activities

Knowledge for the C++ Software Engineers

You should have experience of the following:

  • Programming in an object-oriented programming language such as C++
  • OOD (Object Oriented Design) and UML (Unified Modelling Language).
  • Developing software for a real-time embedded environment.
  • Hardware/software integration

Our toolset includes: Rhapsody, MatLab/Simulink, VxWorks, DOORS, Dimensions and JIRA. Experience of some of these, or similar tools, is an advantage but not essential.

Key Responsibility Areas for the C++ Software Engineers

The successful candidate will work within an existing software team which is part of a wider multi-disciplinary engineering team involving software, systems, hardware and firmware engineers.

The introduction of new functionality will require involvement in all stages of the software lifecycle from requirements definition through to coding, integration and formal test with particular emphasis on software-hardware integration.

The role is based in Edinburgh - commutable from Dundee, Perth, Glenrothes, Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline, Stirling and Falkirk with excellent access from Glasgow

If you are a Software Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Software opportunities please contact Paul Scott on or phone 0161 694 9200

Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information.

Outsource. Our People. Your Success.

Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors.

We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates.

The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs.

Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and, in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement / Purchasing / Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).

Please visit our website www.outsource-uk.co.uk

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/83252862

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