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Recruiter: BAE Systems
Listed on: 12th March
Location: Brough
Salary Notes: Excellent
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Software Development Engineer

Would you like to be exposed to the full software life-cycle, from software requirements analysis through to system testing and installation, and have the opportunity for UK and International travel? We currently have a vacancy for a Software Development Engineer at our site in Brough.

As a Software Development Engineer, you will be liaising with systems/ software engineers within aircrew training team, liaising directly with end users during installation/ commissioning role includes on-base work.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to be involved with development of current and future leading-edge technologies that will be used in real life applications.

Your main responsibilities as a Software Development Engineer will involve:

Working effectively as a team member within a team of engineers to design, develop, test, document, configure and deliver software

Developing all products to agreed standards and procedures using the specified tools, and maintaining acceptable product quality during development

Testing products sufficiently to ensure minimal or no re-work is required due to incorrect implementation

Investigating and resolving problems raised during any stage of the development lifecycle, including integration, qualification, system and flight testing

Communicating effectively, identifying early potential risks, seeking clarification and providing feedback to the team leader

Participating in continuous process improvement including identification of need for new procedures

Your skills and qualifications:

  • Ensuring that a good working knowledge of software related processes and product deliverables is maintained
  • Honours degree in software engineering, computer science, or related subject, for example mathematics, electronic engineering or physics
  • Experience in software development experience, covering embedded and/or ground based software requirements/design/test
  • Experience in at least one High Level Programming language, e.g. Ada, C, C++, Java.
  • Familiarity with requirements capture and traceability tools/techniques
  • Familiarity with UML, Artisan, Visual Studio, Rational Unified process or similar software design tools/methodologies/environments
  • Software integration and testing skills
  • Be aware of software safety standards and guidelines, as a significant proportion of the software written for our airborne platforms is safety related
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, especially in the software environment

What we're looking for in you:

You will have good maths skills and a willingness to tackle difficult problems with a steep learning curve. You will have a willingness to adapt to a fast-changing environment and the ability to analyse and solve complex technical problems. You will have the ability to communicate complex ideas and solutions to software and non-software engineers and be able to learn new skills quickly and apply them with minimal input from a team leader. You will be experienced in participation in continuous process improvement.

Salary: £37,654+

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace - where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential - is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it's good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.