Software Engineer C++

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    Defence, IT & infrastructure, Software

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    £40 - 45 per hour

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    Matt Johnson

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    over 1 year ago

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Job title: Software Engineer C++

Salary Range: £40.00 - £45.00 p/a Umbrella

£30.00 - £34.00 p/a PAYE

Hours: 37.5-hour week

Location: Bristol

6 month rolling contract working for a leading defence design and development client.

A Software Engineer is required with knowledge of C++ and UML/Rhapsody to undertake a full range of engineering activities in line with relevant processes, in particular the design and development of software for real time command and control systems, quality requirements, supplying specialist advice and support across projects, other business units and customers. Candidates with knowledge of C++, UML/Rhapsody, DSS, UDP/TCP, C, Wireshark analysis tools, GPS/GDB target debuggers, LINUX, DOORS and HW/SW interface well received.

Due to ongoing new projects this client based in Bristol requires a dynamic, leading Software Engineer on a 6-month rolling contract basis.

As a Software Engineer, you will be required to:Undertake a full range of engineering activities in line with relevant processes

  • Design and development of software for real time command and control systems
  • Host based software design & development within existing architectural framework and wider integration of sub-systems
  • Integration control systems with complex simulators of sensor, launcher, missile and external command systems
  • Supplying specialist advice and support across projects
  • Integration to be used with final deliverable target hardware

The Software Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Able to obtain Security Clearance (SC)
  • Design and Development of whole lifecycle
  • Architectural specification of software product through to equipment testing and verification
  • Software development practices and processes
  • Expert in C++
  • Expert in UML/Rhapsody
  • Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent in a related discipline

Desirable Skills:DSS

  • C
  • Wireshark analysis tools
  • GPS/GDB target debugger
  • HW/SW interface
  • DOORS tool

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of C++ and UML/Rhapsody. In return for your experience, this Bristol based defence design and development specialist will offer you:

  • 6 month rolling contract position
  • 37.5 hour working week with overtime available
  • £40.00 - £45.00 p/a Umbrella or £30.00 - £34.00 p/a PAYE
  • Great working conditions


Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of C++ and UML/Rhapsody as a Software Engineer and want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Software Engineer C++ role, please contact Matt Johnson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446116

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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