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Lead Software Developer

Location: Worcester Salary: Package
Sector: IT & Telecoms, Client Delivery, Defence, Electronics, Engineering, Space, Technology, Human Factors Type: Permanent
Contact: Jeremy Farley Job Published: 23 days ago

Job Title: Lead Software Developer

Location: Worcester

Salary: £DOE + Package

Key Skills: Software Lead, Software Engineering, Embedded, RTOS, DOORS, Atlassian, C++, C#, Java, Python, Design, Software, Requirements, Test, Leadership

An experienced Lead Software Developer is required to play a key role in leading a large team developing embedded real-time software for complex product development programmes. The work will encompass all stages of the development lifecycle, ensuring the implementation of a rigorous software engineering approach.

The Role:

So, what will you be doing as a Lead Software Developer?

  • Responsible for planning and structuring of work, effectively working with other technical leads to break down work into manageable packages and generate task definitions for the team.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that an effective software development process is applied; requirements are captured, reviewed, refined and traceable to design, implementation and test artefacts.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that appropriate design assurance and governance is applied to meet internal standards and any identified external standards.
  • Produce written documentation (including presentation material) of technical work in accordance with Project requirements.
  • Drive forward technical progress and quality, whilst identifying opportunities and controlling cost effectively.

What are we looking for in our Lead Software Developer?

  • Have proven experience as a technical leader with a strong software engineering background
  • Have proven experience working in a rigorous systems/software engineering environment using formal design tools/methodologies (e.g., StarTeam, DOORS, Enterprise Architect, Atlassian…) and high-level languages (e.g., C++, C#...)
  • Have proven knowledge and experience of specification, design and implementation of complex real-time software solutions for high performance embedded systems.
  • Have experience of structuring and successfully leading large teams of systems/software engineers engaged in development of complex real-time systems.

My client is keen to get this position filled ASAP, so if you feel you have the skills and desire to provide passion and drive as the next Lead Software Developer Software Lead, this is the opportunity for you!

So, if you are interested in joining a well-established, renowned, globally recognised organisation working with experts in their field as the next Lead Software Developer, hit that apply button now!


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