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Junior Software Engineer - REF No. EB5508

Industry Sector: Information Technology
Location: Rugeley

Salary: Negotiable

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Paul Lewis

Job Summary

An opportunity has arisen for a Junior Software Engineer to join the Underwater Measurement Systems division within the Software team. This role would be ideal for a software engineer looking to develop within their career. Reporting to the Software Team Leader, the successful candidate will carry out a vital role within a dedicated team developing real time and analysis software for Underwater Measurement ranges and vessel degaussing systems. The candidate will work closely with other project members developing solutions to successfully meet project objectives. The successful candidate will work on a range of software engineering activities from bid to delivery in the following areas. Data acquisition systems and control systems for naval applications Underwater Signature Analysis (electromagnetic and acoustic) & Acoustic signal processing

Detailed Job Description

EB5508: Junior Software Engineer

Salary: Competitive

Location: Rugeley, South Staffordshire

Position: Permanent

Benefits: Various Company Benefits

An opportunity has arisen for a Junior Software Engineer to join the Underwater Measurement Systems division within the Software team. This role would be ideal for a software engineer looking to develop within their career.

Reporting to the Software Team Leader, the successful candidate will carry out a vital role within a dedicated team developing real time and analysis software for Underwater Measurement ranges and vessel degaussing systems. The candidate will work closely with other project members developing solutions to successfully meet project objectives. The successful candidate will work on a range of software engineering activities from bid to delivery in the following areas.

* Data acquisition systems and control systems for naval applications
* Underwater Signature Analysis (electromagnetic and acoustic) & Acoustic signal processing

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

In this role of Junior Software Engineer you will be responsible for a wide range of engineering activities covering all stages of a project from bid to delivery. Working closely with other team members and sub-contractors, you will plan and carry out your activities to develop technical solutions, which successfully meet with the overall objectives of your project.

The role will include responsibility for:

* Production of code to coding standards
* The technical performance of the software produced
* Interface to hardware team
* Management of the software requirements

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

* Be educated to a minimum of degree level in computer science, engineering or a numerate scientific discipline with relevant software engineering experience
* Programming skills and experience in C or C++
* Design of coding architectures
* Familiarity with programming in one or more of the following environments: Windows or Linux
* Experience of embedded software/hardware integration
* Object orientated, coding experience
* Able to work in line with ticket+ standards
* Experience in any of the following areas: data acquisition, real time programming, sensor interfacing, LAN Networking / TCP/IP and hardware interfacing, simulink or modern control theory
* Good written English and software specification writing skills
* Ideally have experience in Visual Studio and MFC
* Some experience of either UML or equivalent e processing
* Ideally have presentation and training skills and be confident in a customer facing role

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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