Up to £35.66 per hour
4 days ago
Job Description To support the Software Assurance Engineering Manager in planning, coordinating and managing software assurance and configuration To produce, maintain and update the Whole Ship software assurance and configuration documents and periodically baseline in Windchill To define and implement software configuration information management processes and procedures To set up and manage the information infrastructures required by the software assurance team To develop and regularly present the software configuration data/information maturity To produce, maintain and update the configuration of software assurance information held in the software assurance data toolset and published documentation To support and participate in the validation of software configuration information via audits and reviews when necessary To ensure that the collection, assessment, structuring and communication of evidence to demonstrate claimed software properties is conducted consistently, coherently and effectively at the wholeship level across the Programme. To ensure the availability of necessary evidence that software within systems achieves and sustains the required level of performance in a manner consistent with contractual, legal and regulatory requirements To facilitate and act as chair of the Software Change Forum.
Tasks and Activities: Produce, maintain and update software configuration and related engineering plans Able to devise and implement a complex data schema to manage the project's software configuration information Manage the software configuration data set and tools Develop and regularly present the software configuration data/information maturity Monitor and communicate software status and software configuration progress. Provide support to software configuration elicitation workshops Identify and define where there is software content Verify information held in the software configuration data toolset Supporting the validation of software configuration information by stakeholders Participate in the validation of software configuration information via audits and reviews when necessary Engineering support to the Software Change Forum, software assurance related working groups and wholeship change boards.
Technical Skills Practitioner, by experience and expertise, in Software Engineering, Software Configuration and associated standards. Knowledge of processes and tools used in Software Engineering and Configuration. Knowledge and experience of software intensive naval systems at the Wholeship level. Good understanding of software quality standards (e.g. ISO 9001, TickIT, etc.). Good understanding of the defence standards (Def. Stan 00-56, Def. Stand 00-55 and Def. Stan 00-57). Good understanding of general software assurance and configuration.
To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.