Software Engineer

Location: Southampton, Hampshire Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Joe Tomkins

Software Engineer required for one of the world leading and most successful aerospace organisations, based in Southampton. My client are looking for someone to join their software team, working on a number of exciting and innovative projects, specialising within military safety, security and surveillance.

This is a fantastic permanent opportunity for an established Software Engineer, who has experience of C++ programming and Qt cross-platform SDK. Succesful candidares will also have an understaning of the factors affecting software performance, and the ability to design and write code that is maintainable, extensible and efficient.

On offer is a competitve salary of £40,000 - £50,000.

All applicants for this Software Engineer position must be eligible for SC level Security Clearance.

Key Skills for Software Engineer position -


  • In-depth knowledge of C++ programming language.
  • In-depth knowledge of Qt cross-platform SDK.
  • An understanding of the factors affecting software performance, and the ability to design and write code that is maintainable, extensible and efficient.
  • Knowledge of MS Windows OS.


  • Knowledge of QML user interface specification and programming language.
  • Knowledge of Qt Quick library of types and functionality for QML.
  • Knowledge of JavaScript programming language.
  • Knowledge of multi-threaded applications.
  • Knowledge of video streaming technologies (RTP, MPEG2-TS, H264).
  • Knowledge of Linux OS (desktop and embedded).
  • Knowledge of Radar systems.
  • Knowledge of geographic mapping systems system.
  • Knowledge of Agile and Scrum software development processes.

To apply for this exciting opportunity please press 'apply now'

All applicants must be eligible for Security Clearance.

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