Software Engineer

  • Location

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Morson Rosyth

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Our Client is an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land security and protection and sustainable 'smart' solutions.

Job Description

You will work within a software team which is part of a wider multi-disciplinary integrated project team to do the development of subsystem software for a radar.

You will be expected to participate in all aspects of the life-cycle:

Requirements capture and analysis of software requirements

Production of requirements, design and test documentation

Integration and commissioning of the software/hardware and systems.

Participate in formal software verification and validation activities


You should have experience of the following:

Programming in an object-oriented programming language such as C++

OOD (Object Oriented Design) and UML (Unified Modelling Language).

Developing software for a real-time embedded environment.

Hardware/software integration

Our toolset includes: Rhapsody, MatLab/Simulink, VxWorks, DOORS, Dimensions and JIRA. Experience of some of these, or similar tools, is an advantage but not essential.

Responsibility Areas

The successful candidate will work within an existing software team which is part of a wider multi-disciplinary engineering team involving software, systems, hardware and firmware engineers.

The introduction of new functionality will require involvement in all stages of the software lifecycle from requirements definition through to coding, integration and formal test with particular emphasis on software-hardware integration.

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.