Onboard Software Validation Engineer

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Onboard Software Validation Engineer

We are looking for a highly motivated engineer with good experience in embedded software development to join our world leading Aerospace and Defence Client based in Stevenage.

Job Description

You will be enthusiastic, passionate and eager to apply your excellent software engineering skills to the ever changing and exciting world of Space. Being at the forefront of Space exploration through working on the very latest Space missions provides a unique and challenging opportunity for you to contribute to, and make a difference, in one of the largest growing areas of scientific discovery. Ideally you will possess a min of three 3 years relevant experience in real-time embedded Software engineering domains - design, code/test, integration, validation

Being familiar with developing test procedures, execution, debug and formal results preparation. Anomaly investigation, including liaison with software designers and requirements authors.
Inspection of peers' test procedures versus applicable technical and process requirements.
Configuration & administration of updated test software will come naturally to you.

Key skills we require:
Experience of Real-time embedded software engineering life cycle process. (Min 3 year's relevant experience in real-time embedded Software engineering domains - design, code/test, integration, validation)
Software process oriented. Disciplined & quality mind-set (on-quality, on-schedule, on-cost)
Excellent software problem solving skills - diagnostic approach (solution-oriented)
Java programming (min. 2 years professional experience); C coding; Linux scripting skills

Desirable experience:

Experience in the satellite/space, avionics or similar industry.
ECSS software engineering standards (Q-80B, E-40).
ERC32 / LEON / SPARC processor.
MIL-STD 1553B, and/or space wire.
Data transport packet protocols (CCSDS).
Microsoft Windows 7; Linux Red Hat 4.x

Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Kaitee Parsons on 02392228209 or email your latest CV

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers.
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.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Kaitee Parsons


I cover a wide range of vacancies across the defence sector working on contract and permanent opportunities. I use my expertise to source quality candidates and maintain client relationships.   My background is aerospace, working for one of the UK's largest commercial airlines. I am now using my…