Software Engineer

Location: Bedfordshire, England Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Sector: Technology Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Sian Driscoll

Software Engineer


Salary: £40,000- £45,000

Software Engineer needed for a Global Defence and Security orginiastaion based in Bedfordshire.

Some of the main SKills and Experience needed as the Software Engineer will include:

*Experience of the following procedures relating to software architecture and design, software integration and test, and requirements verification.
*Experience and demonstrated competence with at least one of the following programming languages: Java 8, C#
*Strong understanding of threading and concurrent programming in either Java or C#
*Strong understanding of unit testing and unit test/mocking frameworks, i.e. NUnit/Junit and Moq/Mockito
*Experience of relational database design and SQL
*Demonstrable knowledge and application of software configuration management tools and procedures
*Typically you may have used UML modelling tools (e.g. Rhapsody) and be familiar with requirements capture tools (e.g. DOORS). You will also be proficient in the use of software source control tools (e.g. Mercurial) and issue tracking tools (e.g. JIRA).
*You should have a passion for developing high quality software solutions, have the ability and willingness to support/mentor junior team members, be a self starter with the ability to work with little supervision, proven ability to learn new skills quickly, all whilst maintaining a high standard of ethics and personal accountability

Desirable SKills and Experience required as the Software Engineer will include:

*HMI/GUI design and development
*GIS frameworks (e.g. Luciad)
*Understanding of entity framework for .NET and the Java persistence API for Java
*Experience of Continuous Integration
*Confident in use of IntelliJ (or Eclipse) and Visual Studio 2013
*Experience with the Agile software development methodology and Scrum
Other useful skills/experience: Jenkins, Artifactory, Nexus, Bamboo, Jira, Fisheye/Crucible, Maven, Gradle, Ant, NuGet, Groovy, SVN, Mercurial, Git

All Candidates must be eligible for Security Clearance

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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