Software Engineer (Windows Upgrade)

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Software Engineer (Windows Upgrade)

Our client, a major defence company, require a Software Engineer who will be involved in an upgrade project of A Satellite Communications System which is currently being upgraded so that elements of this system operate upon an updated MS Windows Operating System (OS) - Windows 10.

Job Description

Software Engineer (Windows Upgrade)
Portsmouth, Hampshire
12 months

Due to the urgent nature of the role, candidates must have valid/transferable SC SECURITY CLEARANCE.

Our client, a major defence company, require a Software Engineer who will be involved in an upgrade project of A Satellite Communications System which is currently being upgraded so that elements of this system operate upon an updated MS Windows Operating System (OS) - Windows 10.

A range of Bespoke Applications have been developed and deployed under an earlier version of the Operating System. The purpose of this role will be to migrate Bespoke Application and regression test their functionality and performance under the new Operating System.

The candidate will also migrate and ensure successful regression testing of third-party SW applications such as HP Protect, Anti-Virus SW (e.g. McAfee).

In addition to ensuring the success of and undertaking regression testing of the Bespoke and third-party applications, Security Enforcing Function (SEF) testing will be undertaken to ensure the expected security behaviour remains intact.

It is expected that the candidate will interact with the Bespoke Application developers to overcome any issues identified during the Window OS upgrade.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Tools
- In depth knowledge and deployment of Windows Operating Systems and interaction with third party SW applications. Working in a team environment.

Essential experience
- Working in a restricted security development environment, VV&T and SEF testing. Working with external suppliers

Due to the urgent nature of the role, candidates must have valid/transferable SC security clearance.

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 IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Hose Edin

team member 15a

My clients range from high technology vendors, integrators and consultancies to finance, government and public sector. One of my strengths is definitely my ability to strike up a rapport from the very first call and to build and maintain that relationship.