Software Engineer

  • Location

    Cowes, Isle of Wight

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £43.28 per hour

  • Contact:

    Morson Rosyth

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description

The purpose of the role is to perform Software Design, Development, Documentation, Integration and Test activities within Radar group within Product and Training Services (P&TS).


Tasks and Activities

Requirements Analysis and Definition

Enhancement of one or more real-time software and hardware subsystems within the P&Ts Radar Products.

Designing, reviewing, developing, testing, documenting, configuring and delivering real-time software products to the agreed standards and procedures using the specified tools.

Testing software products sufficiently to ensure software product quality is maintained and minimal or no re-work is required.

Investigating and resolving obsolescence issues and problems raised during any stage of the development lifecycle, including software and system integration, qualification, and in-service trials. Study work including report writing, presentation and estimation

Skills and Qualifications:

BEng/BSc in Computer Science or similar software qualification.

Full Software Lifecycle on large complex real-time systems.

Experience of UML or similar high-level design methodology

Software Implementation using a variety of languages including C/C++, C#, Ada 83/95.

Excellent software coding, integration and testing skills, ideally with a real time, multiprocessor focus.

Experience of configuration control systems.

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.