Consultant Engineer - Software Systems

Datasource Computer Employment Ltd
£59k - £61k pa
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Job Role: Consultant Engineer - Software Systems Location: Surrey Type: Permanent Salary/Rate: Up to £61,000 Start Date: ASAP Clearance: SC Clearance Consultant Engineer - Permanent - Surrey - Up to £61,000 Our client has an opportunity available to work within a team who are creating a shared computing environment and will also offer the successful candidate the opportunity to join an area of our client's business which has a wealth of growth and can offer career development. Main Responsibilities: - Understanding the decomposition of requirements from customers and being able to successfully manage and deliver software products - Developing software architectures - Working effectively as part of a team of engineers to design, develop, test, document, configure and deliver solutions - Providing leadership and mentoring to subordinate team members - Preparing and presenting design review material at product design and phase reviews to allow progression through the engineering lifecycle - Technical input to project management team to produce robust cost estimates, risks and issues and detailed work package descriptions - Providing on-going development of robust software development lifecycle processes and procedures including regular reviews to ensure these are optimised to deliver continuous improvement Essential Skills and Qualifications: - Excellent software engineering skills with experience in C/C++, C# or equivalent second-generation languages - A sound understanding of product development lifecycles - UML experience - Practical experience of developing software on Unix based operating systems - Experience of scripting languages such as PowerShell, Python, Bourne or similar - Experience of interfacing software with hardware - A Good understanding of TCP/IP networking, experience of socket programming using TCP and UDP Desirable Skills and Qualifications: - Experience of Linux-based and Windows application development with an awareness of software verification - Working knowledge of JIRA, Git, Subversion, Dimension CM or similar - Exposure to functional safety for software-related systems Personal Attributes: - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills as well as having the ability to work effectively as part of a team, and be able to demonstrate leadership skills when required You will be required to hold a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying. Hit the 'Apply now' button to apply and to discuss this role further. We will be delighted to hear from you (c) Copyright Datasource Computer Employment Limited 2017.