Software Project Leader - Datalink Embedded Software

Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
£40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Ref
HQ00012778
Contact
Kevin Raymond
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent
Software Project Leader
Your experience of leading and managing the development and delivery of Datalink Software would make this an exciting role for you. Your ability to deliver complex embedded software would make you an asset to this business. You will be tasked with delivering projects both nationally and wider.

Our Client is a leading organisation within the defence industry.
You can apply for this role at the bottom of the page, below are more specific details about the role:
Responsibilities

Leading and managing the development and delivery of Datalink Software into the MBDA product portfolio; acting as the primary point of contact for the product development.
You will have responsibility for a range of datalink work packages, requiring effective deployment of your team to ensure timely delivery into the development programmes.
Leading and motivate your team, ensuring the effective development of your staff; and in collaboration with related domains, developing strong, long-lasting relationships with relevant stakeholders.

Requirements
Essential

You will have strong software project management skills with experience of successfully delivering complex, embedded software projects.
You will ideally have a degree in an engineering, science or maths discipline combined with significant experience in the development of product software.
You will favour a collaborative, open approach to development and have the ability to inspire others in order to reach, or exceed common goals and objectives. The software that you develop will be used across multiple products and sites, so strong communication skills and the ability to motivate and -influence others is essential.
We invite applications from people who have experience gained from working in defence, automotive, aerospace or consumer electronics sectors.
It is highly desirable that you are able to achieve DV level security clearance.

Key Skills: Project Management, Software, Embedded, datalinks
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, welwyn garden city
Salary to £48000
Permanent Role
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level but Ideally DV
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.


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