Junior Software Engineer

Location: Bristol, England Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Sam Francis

Software Engineer (Junior)


Software Engineer (Junior) needed for defence and aerospace solutions company based in Bristol who are looking to employ a Software Engineer (Junior) with knowledge of software programming and an eagerness to learn and interest in all aspects of automation system development.

The successful Software Engineer (Junior) will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Salary: £24,000 - £26,000
  • 25 days holiday per year increasing to 26 days after 3 years of service.
  • Life Assurance
  • Sick Pay Entitlement
  • Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Share Scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Personal Achievement Training
  • Eye Test
  • Cycle To Work Scheme

Key Responsibilities of the Software Engineer (Junior)

  • To work on all aspects of IPMS automation for electrical, propulsion, ancillary (fluid) and auxiliary systems on naval and commercial platforms
  • To develop graphical interfaces, control sequences and configurable software components
  • To participate in the full software lifecycle for control systems software
  • To use both standard tools and proprietary software packages under the direction of senior software engineers
  • To produce and maintain software documentation ensuring full traceability of the software throughout the lifecycle
  • To participate in the full software lifecycle for control systems software adhering to company process and procedure
  • Participate in reviews of software code, documentation and contractual internal/external design reviews.
  • To agree jointly with the Software & Integration Manager or delegated representative allocated tasks and timescales in accordance with company standards

What you need to be the successful Software Engineer (Junior):

In order to be the successful Software Engineer (Junior) and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Degree or diploma in Engineering related discipline
  • Familiarity with software programming preferred
  • 1-2 years' experience with Object Oriented Programming
  • Familiarity with industrial control systems
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Excellent PC skills for documents, spreadsheets and databases
  • Eagerness to learn and interest in all aspects of automation system development
  • Good reporting and communication skills

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Software Engineer (Junior) to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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