Lead Software Developer - Avon

Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 6624 Date Posted: Tuesday 02 Apr 2024
Lead Software Developer
Salary:​​ £60,000 & Excellent bonus with strong pension
We’re working with a world leading, Stevenage based, technical & scientific engineering organisation, with 12,000+ staff across Europe. They have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Software Developer integrationspecialist.
It’s an amazing business. They have a customer order book stretching for several years, with healthy profits and balance sheet. They are stable with steady controlled growth and dynamic working for a healthy work life balance.
The position Lead Software Developer
They have an opportunity for a Lead Software Developer to join an expanding team in weapon systems simulation and experimentation, delivering innovative solutions to provide an end-to-end representation of the weapon system.
This is a hands-on role working collaboratively with Project Leads, Simulation Architects, and the wider project team, with the development of synthetic environments using the C family of programming languages.
The role combines aspects of technical leadership, project management and team building. The teams are heterogeneous, made up of mixed discipline engineers working in synergy.
The division is integral to the development of weapon systems and system architectures, and as a result hasdeveloped a capability supporting developments across the full product life cycle. The team integrate real products, models and synthetic environments to provide visualisations, demonstrations, verification & validation as well as training capability and support.
• A lead software engineer to lead a small software development team and advance the technical development of synthetic environments / simulation components for a weapon systems.
• C# and C++ 
• Open approach to software development.
• Real-time software development and simulation standards.
• DIS and HLA useful but not required.
Benefits of working there
• State of the art technology & innovation
• External learning and development encouraged
• Friendly environment!
o On site Medical Centre
o Parking / Easy Access to train station
o Coffee Shops and onsite shop
o Sports & Social Club
o Wherever possible they blend on-site & remote working
Please note
Rules onsite require British Citizenship. Dual nationals can apply for this position, and you will be required to undergo UK Security Clearance.
Due to occasional high volumes of applications, it’s difficult to reply to everyone. If we haven’t been in touch within a week, then you haven’t been successful on this occasion. Thanks for your interest.
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