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Software Developer

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Recruiter: Airbus
Listed on: 3rd August
Location: Stevenage
Salary/Rate: £40,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Airbus is one of the world's largest space businesses, working with technologies designed to travel to infinity and beyond. From satellites providing our planet with images and communications, to rovers that wonder foreign planets, and the rockets that launch them there...we make it happen, we make it fly!

An exciting opportunity has arise for a Software Developer to join our Defence & Space business in the UK.

About the role

You will provide Software Development of data management tools to meet users needs in managing technical data management. Working in a transnational team to develop, verify and validate the next generation of Airbus software tools. Requires a full stack developer, although the work will focus on Front End development. Working in an Agile approach as a developer and occasionally supporting other agile responsibilities e.g. organising sprint planning, retrospective. Java experience essential with Front End & API framework experience of great benefit. Some transnational travel possible.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Working with project technical domains (e.g. On-board Software, Operations, Failure Detection and Recovery, Simulation, Electrical etc.) to collate, analyse and optimise the project data processes/use cases.

  • Using the use cases to specify requirements on the data engineering tooling and process.

  • Develop and formalise the data tool and content development, verification & validation plan, ICDs, conventions & population guides.

  • Manage the implementation of the tooling, liaising with Database Management Tool supplier (testing, maintenance, errors, updates etc).

  • Develop and formalise the data validation plan.

  • Track data validation status and provide a validation status report as required.

  • Provide & review necessary data documentation for the Project/Customer Reviews.

  • To be able to develop/code proto-type solutions or 'data processing scripts' in Java.

Essential Skills and experience required:

  • Java (Java 11 preferred)

  • API framework (e.g. Rest / Springboot ) 

  • Front End Development (e.g. Angular, React)

  • Javascript/Typescript

  • mpm, rxjs (libraries)

  • HTML5 / CSS3 basics

  • Non relational database experience (MongoDB)

  • GIT knowledge 

Desirable Skills and experience:

  • IntelliJ experience

  • Maven knowledge

  • Cloud Infrastructure / microservices (e.g. Teraform - deploying services)

  • Scrum/Agile experience

What we can offer you

  • A competitive salary with annual profit share

  • An ever growing list of company benefits including enhanced pay for maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave and generous pension contributions

  • Very strong, very real career development options across our transnational, market leading company

  • A hybrid working pattern of 2 to 3 days per week in the office and 2 to 3 days remotely

  • Flexible hours - 37 per week with no core hours on Friday afternoons!

Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including home working. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can't promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.


This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth

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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

At Airbus, we support you to work, connect and collaborate more easily and flexibly. Wherever possible, we foster flexible working arrangements to stimulate innovative thinking.

Contact Name: Airbus
Reference: TJ/7674/531711415
Job ID: 3125721

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