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Software Engineer in Rochester, Kent



Rochester, Kent





Senior Software Engineer
Kent- Hybrid Model
Salary: Up to £80,000 - Depending on experience and skills

*** Due to the nature of the role & the industry you will be working in, you will be required to achieve UK SC clearance ***

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join us permanently. You will be joining us at an exciting time as we are going through a rapid growth period within this area of the business. The ideal candidate will have experience using C/C++, Software Architecture Design & has developed embedded software for bare metal systems or with Real-Time Operating Systems within Defence or Aerospace industries.

Day to Day you'll be involved with the -
Development and implementation of embedded software, peripheral drivers, protocols, human-machine interfaces and associated supporting certification documentation
Requirements analysis and definition, System/Software Architecture/Design, Modelling and Simulation, Systems/Software Integration, Verification and Validation, Safety Critical Development techniques
Peer review and technically guide the work of others, produce size / re-use estimates, reliably estimate your own work
Liaise with customers on technical issues, define processes/procedures, perform design review assessments, and make sound strategic technical decisions within your area of responsibility/expertise

Skills & Experience we are looking for -
Proven relevant industry experience
Degree or equivalent qualification in a Scientific/Engineering (electronics-engineering, software-engineering, physics, math's) environment
Excellent Software Engineering skills, with significant experience in C/C++
Extensive experience of Software Architecture Design using UML or other recognised model-based design techniques
Extensive experience of developing embedded software for bare metal systems or with Real-Time Operating Systems
Extensive experience of interfacing software with hardware in a real-time environment
Be able to join a team and hit the ground running, working with minimal guidance

We are looking for some desirable skills, although they are not essential -
Experience in UML for software design in EA, Rhapsody, or integrity Modeler
Experienced with software modelling tools such as Simulink or SCADE
Experience of scripting languages such as MATLAB or Python
Knowledge of Scrum / Agile development
Working knowledge of Git/Subversion or other configuration management
Understanding of TCP/IP networking, experience of socket programming
Experience of Real-Time Operating Systems - such as Wind River's VxWorks/GHS Integrity
Experience of Linux or Windows application development
Expert/Skilled in software verification
Development experience to DO178C Standards


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Job reference 123909_1718117420
Date posted 11 June 2024

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