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R17464 - Software Engineer C++ - Bristol

Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 5499 Date Posted: Monday 13 Nov 2023
Software Engineer C++
Location:                 Bristol
Salary:                      £50,000 to £65,000 (DOE)
Package includes:
  • Company bonus of up to £2,500 (based on company performance and will vary year to year)
  • Pension of maximum total (employer and employee) contribution of up to 14%
  • Paid overtime
  • Up to 15 additional days of flexi leave
  • Parental benefits include up to 26 weeks of full pay for maternity, paternity, adoption, neonatal, and shared parental leave
  • Fantastic site facilities, including subsidised meals, free car parking, and much more
  • Excellent career progression and development opportunities
  • We may be able to offer a relocation package for this role
Working within a world-leading, technical engineering organisation, we currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Software Engineer. The company is an award-winning business that invests heavily in its staff, offering training, personal development, and career progression opportunities. With a long order book, they are a stable business who have been growing over a number of years.
The Software Engineer C++ role
We are looking for a highly capable and adaptable Software Engineer to join the team at their Bristol facility, to develop solutions for the next generation of Air Defence Systems; and to work with us to develop our evolving products whilst maintaining our enviable reputation for safety, performance and dependability.
This is a very hands-on role and requires the continued design and development of Command and Control architectures, and the instantiations for future products. Perfect for a Software Engineer who is proactive and takes the initiative.
You will be working with people and technologies at the forefront of European missile systems design, supporting the development of safe, secure and reliable products that our customers can rely on!
We offer an encouraging working environment with the opportunity to develop your skills across a wide range of products and technologies. Our teams develop software used in the most advanced systems in the world within a critical and influential Software Engineering Directorate; part of a large progressive and adaptable company.
We apply small, focused teams of engineers to complex problems – you will be working with a dedicated group of expert software, systems, and electronics engineers. We maintain an impactful team culture!
Software Engineer C++ experience required:
  • A strong background in software engineering, its realisation, and system-wide impact.
  • Experience of working in C++
  • A collaborative, open approach to development and the ability to work well in a team and maintain momentum during development.
Other skills of interest include (but not critical):
  • Experience in working across the entire software development process from engaging with requirement authorities to automated target integration and proving, supported by effective documentation
  • Experience with new tools, techniques, and approaches that might enable us to evolve our processes to improve our efficiency and sustainability
  • Experience in other languages such as Ada
  • Knowledge of DDS middleware and Real-Time Operating Systems
  • Knowledge of standards such as DefStan 00-55, DO-178C, or IEC61508 and restricted coding standards such as MISRA C++
This company can offer you a fantastic chance to grow, develop and fulfil your career within a dynamic engineering environment and provide ongoing training, development, and progression opportunities.
Cirrus Selection offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment.
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