Matchtech

Principal Software Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Frimley
Salary
£51.52 per hour
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Ref
394953
Contact
Jason Parish
Sector
Defence, Software
Discipline
Electronic, Software
Function
Electrical
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Description
- This role will involve maintaining and developing the Software Management arrangements within Combat System with particular focus on the Dreadnought programme.
- The role holder will support the Combat System Technical Authorities (TA's) with the verification of all software to ensure technical integrity and adherence to design intent throughout the software lifecycle.
- This role will enable you to apply your software expertise and steer the direction of software specification, design and implementation and associated technical integrity of the outputs in an software intensive, interesting and exciting business area.



The Individual
- Degree (Honours) qualified in STEM discipline or equivalent experience in a related discipline
- Detailed knowledge of mission critical Software development in a modern software engineering environment from requirements through design, implementation, testing and acceptance.
- Experience of establishing software programmes of work and requirements suitable for sub-contracting.
- The ability to work collaboratively with several in-house teams and external suppliers.
- Experience of Audit, review and inspection of third party Software development
- Understanding of current international software standards, and safety standards such as Def Stan 0056 or IEC61508.

Desirable:
- Experience of development of Safety critical (SIL 3) systems including achievement of an appropriate level of software safety integrity.
- Experience of current Ministry of Defence software standards, and safety standards such as Def Stan 0056 or IEC61508.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.