At Leonardo, we have an opportunity for a Principal Software Engineer to join our Edinburgh site. Leonardo is a global high-tech company and one of the key players in Aerospace, Defence and Security. Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has over 45,000 employees, of which 7,000 are based in the UK.
The Radar and Advanced Targeting line of business, based in Edinburgh, is uniquely positioned as one of the world's top manufacturers of radars, lasers and infra-red countermeasure systems.
What we can offer you:
Flexible working: We offer our employees the time and flexibility they need to enjoy a balanced life through flexible hours and part time options
Custom working: The role may be a mixture of home based and onsite
Flexible benefits: Our company-funded approach to flexible benefits allows employees to make choices appropriate for them. Each employee has access to a wide choice of lifestyle, health and wellbeing options best suited to their individual lifestyle goals.
Network groups : To demonstrate our ongoing commitment to diversity & inclusion we have network groups for
Carers (employees who care for someone who is either older, disabled or seriously ill)
Enable (supporting people with disabilities)
Equalise (development of a gender balanced workforce)
Pride (promoting equality for all LGBTQ+ individuals)
We also work in partnership with AFBE (Association for Black and Minority Ethnic Engineers).
Training : Free access to Coursera which provides more than 4,000 online courses
Continuous Learning : You will be supported in your ongoing professional development though training and mentoring
Investors in People : We are proud recipients of the Investors in People Silver Award
Employee Assistance Programme : Providing free and confidential mental health support
Annual leave: We offer 25 days holiday, plus 8 bank holidays and 8 flexi days
What you will do
You will join a multi-disciplinary team, focused on creative thinking for a new software platform.
Work with subject matter experts to develop innovative software solutions.
Prototyping, evaluating, researching, building and certifying world-class software.
Working within an agile workflow.
Collaborating with your team to shape the product vision and roadmap.
Mentoring, coaching and teaching other software engineers as an expert in your specialism.
Actively contribute to sharing knowledge and developing others.
Supported to develop your skills, reach your goals, and become better every day.
Produce detailed documentation to comply with company processes and industry standards.
This is a great opportunity to bring your talents and form an integral part of Leonardo's future. We can help you develop your skills and offer great opportunities to develop and grow, so why not join us.
You must be capable of achieving full SC security clearance and will require access to caveated information such as UK eyes only. For more information, please visit: https://(url removed)/government/publications/united-kingdom-security-vetting-clearance-levels