Job posted31 JulSenior Software Engineer

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: £44 / Hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Posted: 31/07/2020
  • Closing Date: 28/08/2020

Job description

Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer with high level programming language e.g. Ada, C/C++ is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Preston.

This is a 12 month contract with a leading UK defence business.

Overview of the Software contract role

To work as a software engineer within the Aircrew Training Simulation Systems (ATSS) Software Development Team, developing simulation software for a number of Training System products. The roles involves applying the whole software development cycle from requirements capture, design, code and test. The role will involve team working.

Key skills required for the Software Engineer opportunity

The successful candidate will be expected to work within a team of software engineers developing simulations written in Ada and C++.

The successful candidate will ideally possess a number of the following skills;
* Familiarity with requirements capture and traceability tools/techniques.
* Familiarity with UML, Artisan or similar software design tools/methodologies.
* Knowledge of a High Level Programming language e.g. Ada, C, C++
* Knowledge of Software Development environments e.g. GPS (GNAT), Visual Studio.
* Experience of Microsoft Office

The role is based in Preston, Lancashire - commutable from Blackpool, Lancaster, Morecambe, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool and Leeds

If you are a Software Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Engineering opportunities please contact Kris Foston on or phone 0161 694 9200

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