Software Engineer - Stevenage

Engineering
Ref: 1065 Date Posted: Friday 26 Nov 2021
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Software Engineer
 
Location:          Stevenage
Hours:              37 Hours per week pro rata
Salary:              Up to 60,000 pro rata (plus pro-rata bonus, overtime & good pension)
 
Part time:         The enterprise seeks an experienced software engineer/developer returning to work and seeking part-time work after caring for the family, whether female or male.
Context
We’re working with a world leading, technical & scientific engineering organisation, with 12000 staff across Europe. They have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer who would love to join their Stevenage Functional Test team on a Term/Part Time basis, working as part of a dynamic team to develop and deliver innovative solutions by exploiting a wide portfolio of software technologies!
 
We are committed to developing careers and skillsets by supporting our engineers’ personal development whilst ensuring that a healthy work/life balance is maintained!
 
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.
 
The Role Software Engineer
  • The role supports the whole product portfolio throughout the entire engineering lifecycle, giving you the opportunity to significantly increase your engineering skills and knowledge.
  • To input and craft how Software is developed by introducing new development techniques and tools
  • Taking part in special interest groups and communities to improve the way we develop and deliver software in a variety of subjects.
 
What are we looking for?
Previous software engineering experience in the development of test solutions is desirable, along with:
  • Strong ability to write software in C / C++; experience with C# and scripting languages would be an advantage to our future strategy.
  • A good understanding of automation, continuous integration and DevOps principles and practices.
  • Previous experience working in an agile development team.
  • Knowledge of electronics measurement and debug techniques using equipment such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analysers.
  • Understanding of communications and serial interfaces such as RS422, RS485, Modbus, CAN and 1553; or similar.
  • Experience of Test Driven Development within a software engineering context and comfortable with practices like pair programming and lightweight design modelling.
 
Benefits of working here
  • State of the art technology & innovation
  • External learning and development encouraged
  • Friendly environment!
    • On site Medical Centre
    • Parking / Easy Access to train station
    • Coffee Shops and onsite shop
    • Sports & Social Club
    • There’s more…
 
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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