Senior Software Engineer

Location: Loudwater, Buckinghamshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: William Church

Senior Software Engineer (Contract)


Senior Software Engineer needed for a world leading aerospace and defence organisation based in Buckinghamshire. Our client is looking to employ an experienced Senior Software Engineer with an in-depth knowledge of C programming, Embedded C and Agile development methodology.

The successful Senior Software Engineer 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:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Scheme (contribution is matched by the company)
  • Health Screening
  • Private Medical - BUPA
  • Dental Insurance
  • GymFlex
  • All Employee Share Ownership Plan
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Charitable Giving
  • Car Scheme
  • Retail Vouchers
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Affinity Benefits - Travel Insurance, Free Medical Health line, Employee Support Line

What the role of Senior Software Engineer entails:

The successful Senior Software Engineer will be part of an innovative team of developers to provide full stack software development expertise across a broad range of products within the domain of Naval Weapons Systems, Combat Management Systems and Data Distribution systems

What you need to be the successful Senior Software Engineer:

In order to be the successful Senior Software Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will need to have experience with some or all of the following disciplines:

  • C programming.
  • Web Based UI design
  • Embedded C
  • Microcontrollers
  • Linux
  • Requirement analysis and derivation of system requirements down to software sub-system.
  • Architectural design
  • Formal software design methodology (UML, OO).
  • Debugging environments
  • Use of Unit Test frameworks and implementation of (automated) unit testing.
  • Configuration and setup of production tool chains with continuous integration work flow.
  • Agile development methodology and lifecycle.
  • Writing technical reports

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer 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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