Senior Software Engineer

Location
Edinburgh
Salary
bonuses
Posted
19 Jan 2017
Closes
16 Feb 2017
Ref
1138935
Contact
Steven Mitchell
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Permanent
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. You might be looking for an increase in responsibilities, or you might be looking to step sideways into a company that employs over 10,000 people worldwide. Either way, this employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Edinburgh.

Key Responsibilities
- Software development may include the SDLC from requirements analysis to delivery to the customer.
- Responsible for creating high quality and robust code; for fully documenting and recording your work products; keeping them under configuration management and providing plans and reports on progress to your supervisor.
- The functionality provided by the software is extensive and varied, such as Radar control and mode selection, target tracking, Signal Processing mode algorithms and hardware interfacing.
- You will develop practical skills in design techniques for aerospace applications, understanding of key processes and technologies, and develop software using state-of-the-art modelling tools, compilers and test environments.
- You will work closely with Systems engineers and Electronics engineers to solve real integration problems on a complex system.
- There may be opportunities to contribute towards the investigation and analysis of leading edge development methodologies and influence the future path of software development within Leonardo.
- Most training will be delivered via on-the-job experience working in real software teams within project groups delivering sensor systems to our customers. Additional formal technical training to augment the on-the-job training may be provided via taught courses depending on the business needs.

Knowledge
You should have experience of the following:
- Programming in an object-oriented programming language such as C++
- OOD and UML
- Developing software for a real-time embedded environment.
- MDE (Model Driven Engineering)
- Some experience of: DOORS, Rhapsody, Dimensions, MatLab, VxWorks or similar tools

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk