Software Engineer

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Salary: £35 - £65 per hour
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Jack Pleon

Job Description

The Cyber Solutions Division of my client are seeking experienced Software Engineers to join our team in Gloucestershire, working within a rapidly growing environment. With a varied portfolio of technically challenging projects, we are interested in Software Engineers with core Java experience.


Working from our newly opened central Cheltenham offices, we work with a variety of clients to provide technical solutions to a variety of challenges. With demand for our services continuing to grow, we are looking to appoint Software Engineers at various levels from junior developers experience up to team leader positions.

Key Responsibilities

Essential criteria;

  • Experience in design, development, test and integration of quality software
  • Has experience of designing and developing innovative software solution
  • Has experience in Java and the use of object oriented design
  • Keen to learn a broad range of technologies on the Java stack

Desired criteria;

  • Current UK Government clearance
  • Experience of UK Government working practices
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies and associated tools such as Confluence, Jira and Wiki's
  • Experience with good DevOps approach and associated tools e.g. Bamboo, BitBucket, Stash & Jenkins
  • Experience with object oriented design
  • Linux operating systems (Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server/CentOS)
  • Experience in some of the following programming languages: Java EE, Python, C++
  • Experience in some of the following frameworks: EJB, JSF, Spring, JUnit, EasyMock
  • Experience with various open source products, e.g. Apache Foundation products
  • Experience working within an ITIL based service delivery environment

Additional information:

  • Applicants must be able to hold and maintain UK Government clearances

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