Software Engineer

Location: London, England Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: William Church

Software Engineer


Must be eligible for Security Clearance

Software Engineer needed for a multinational defence and security organisation based in London. Our client is looking to employ an experienced Software Engineer with an in-depth knowledge of full lifecycle software testing, a strong Java background, an understanding of agile development methodology and ideally experience working in defence/aerospace/security environments.

Our client is seeking a talented Software Engineer to join their team in London, working within a rapidly growing environment. As part of a growing portfolio of work, the successful candidate will provide their expertise across a number of new and in-flight projects. Our client is a leading global security company providing innovative systems and products to customers worldwide.

The successful 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 and performance-based progression
  • 25 days holiday
  • Company pension scheme
  • A range of family friendly policies including childcare vouchers
  • Private medical insurance
  • Healthcare
  • And many more

Some of the main duties and responsibilities of the Software Engineer will include:

  • You will be asked to support the team in scrum/agile development, software design, requirements analysis, conducting research & development on new software technologies and supporting the pursuit of new business
  • Design, development, test and integration of quality software
  • Crafting and developing innovative software solution
  • Java and use of object oriented design
  • Working with a broad range of different technologies on the Java stack
  • Working with a DevOps approach and associated tools.

To be the successful Software Engineer our client is ideally looking for the following:

  • Strong Java Experience
  • Experience of leading a test team
  • Experience of Full lifecycle testing
  • Experience of automated testing tools
  • An understanding of the agile development methodology
  • Commitment to an ethos of superior service and the ability to work effectively whilst

under pressure

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Solid IT troubleshooting skills
  • Commitment to working as a member of a team which responds flexibly to changing pressures and demands
  • Experience in ITIL-based service management and support
  • Experience of configuration control

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a 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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