Senior Software Engineer

Job Title Senior Software Engineer - C / C++ / ADA
Location Bristol
Salary£35,000 - £45,000
SectorDefence Engineering

My client, a market leading and world renowned Defence Engineering company, is currently looking to recruit a Senior Software Engineer to add to their highly regarded and cutting edge team. This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop your career within the UK defence Sector and to join some of the most exciting projects in the UK.

The ideal candidate will have up to date experience as a Senior Software Engineer within the UK Engineering Sector using either C / C++ or ADA

All applicants must be willing to undergo a UK security clearance application and must be aware of the criteria involved.

Technical ability
Ideally knowledge of the tools and methods required to develop high integrity defence related products, examples include
SysML/UML (eg Rhapsody)
Safety related development Def Stan 0055 / RTCA 178B/C
Ada / C / C++
Requirements management eg DOORS
X Configuration Management

Take initiative in evaluating technical issues/solutions in order to develop proposals and technical demonstrators as required

Perform a full range of technical analyses and investigations, including selection of preferred options to resolve problems and improve software engineering capability.

Define test strategy, specify tests, evaluate results and make recommendations to improve test and diagnostic procedures for software written in C / C++ or ADA

Support the identification of problems/issues/concerns arising within the team at any early stage.
Supplying technical support and expertise to others as required.

Manage technical meetings.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most exciting projects in the UK and to further develop your skills.

If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with you up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Bristol

Salary : £30k - £45k pa + Benefits

Date Advertised : 23 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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