C / C++ Software Engineers

Location
Filton, City of Bristol
Salary
Competitive hourly rates
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Clearance Level
DV, None / Undisclosed, SC
Job Type
Contract

C / C++ Software Engineers :

World class Defence Organisation based in Bristol is currently looking to recruit 2x C / C++ Software Engineer.

Please Note: you must be eligible for SC Security Clearance.

The contract is initially for 6 months (ongoing after).  Competitive hourly rates are being offered by the department.

C / C++ Software Engineers - Job Description:

To undertake a full range of engineering activities in line with relevant processes, quality and other requirements, supplying specialist advice and support across projects, other business units and customer as appropriate. In particular the Design and Development of software for real-time Command and Control systems.

This role will undertake both host based software design and development within an existing architectural framework and the wider integration of sub-systems within the Command and Control system.
This role will also undertake integration of the Command and Control system with complex simulators of Sensor, Launcher, Missile and Command Systems that are external to the Command and Control system. This integration will be take place on representative and final deliverable target hardware.

Depending on the skills and experience of the engineer, they would be expected to partake in potentially all the development lifecycle from Architectural specification of the software product and equipment through to the testing and verification of that equipment

Skills and Knowledge....

A Software Engineer capable of design, development and proving of efficient real-time software.
The role will involve development and integration with the target hardware and software.
Suitable skills in the following areas are required as will be the ability to communicate with other engineers from different skill areas.
Knowledge of Software development practices and process is required

Mandatory knowledge...

• C++
• UML/Rhapsody

Desirable knowledge includes...

• DDS, UDP/TCP
• C, Wireshark analysis tool
• GPS/GDB – Target debuggers
• Linux
• Built In Test
• HW/SW Interface