Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sam Frost

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Principal Software Engineer

£50 000 - £65 000 + Benefits

Spinks are partnering with an exciting and renowned company, who specialise in the creation of Military & Defence devices, and they are looking to upscale their Software Engineering capabilities by bringing on an experienced C++ Engineer on a permanent basis. This position is perfect for software engineer with a background in programming embedded systems and a keen interest in working with cutting edge technology which is transforming the Military & Defence space!

Key Responsibilities

  • Requirement Analysis

  • Software architectural and detailed design - UML

  • Design implementation - C++

  • Formulation of integration and test strategies

  • Working with Analysts to develop processing algorithms

  • Production of formal documentation throughout the development lifecycle including requirements specification, detailed design and test

  • Planning and estimating

  • Configuration management - SVN, WindChill

  • Adherence to company engineering processes

Essential Experience

  • C++ programming within a multithreading environment

  • Linux System

  • Self-disciplined and proactive

  • Good communications

  • Must have or be able to achieve SC clearance

Bonus Experience

  • UML - Rhapsody or Enterprise Architect

  • GUI design and development

  • Understanding of networking (TCP-IP, Serial etc.)

  • Real time operating system development environments

If this is of interest, do not hesitate in forwarding your CV for immediate review and consideration!


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