Senior Software Engineer (DevOps)

Location: Weymouth, Dorset Salary: Negotiable
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Corrine Watkins

Senior Software Engineer for development and operations (DevOps)


Senior Software Engineer needed for defence and security organisation based in Weymouth who are looking to employ an experienced Senior Software Engineer with an in-depth knowledge of development and operations (DevOps)

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:

  • Career Progression, Investors in People and a training budget to match.
  • Pension Scheme
  • Share Save Scheme
  • 25 Days holiday with ability to purchase or sell
  • Free Parking
  • Friendly atmosphere

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 ideally need to have the following:

  • Java Programming
  • Netbeans, eclipse, Java Swing, Java FX
  • Virtualisation, operating system configuration and deployment
  • VMware, Redhat administration, Linux Administration, Windows Administration, Ansible
  • Software architectural and detailed design, using UML with Enterprise Architect Software
  • Self-motivated, adaptable to change, proactive, diligent and with good leadership and inter-personal skills;
  • Batchelor's degree or equivalent in Science, Engineering or Mathematics or a relevant subject.
  • Chartered status or Professional Registration is desirable
  • Experience of the whole Software Development lifecycle
  • An appreciation of Agile, Waterfall and V Model lifecycles
  • Knowledge of Software Engineering best practices, methodologies, processes and tools
  • Capable of obtaining Security Clearance to at least SC

Desirable but not essential:

  • Configuration and Build Management
  • SVN, Jenkins, Hudson
  • DDS using RTI or equivalent
  • IP Network design and optimization
  • Derived Requirements Analysis
  • Software Planning and Design Documentation
  • Software Test Planning and Elaboration
  • Sonar domain knowledge, or similar signal processing intensive applications
  • Knowledge of C++

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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