Would you like to work in a role delivering with new cutting edge technologies delivering support to the Royal Navy? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Engineer- Software Systems based in Ash Vale.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work within a team who are creating a shared computing environment to host all IT for submarines, moving away from bespoke pieces of kit which has previously been designed for submarines
The role will also offer you the offer to join an area of the business which has a wealth of growth and can offer career development.
Your main responsibilities as a Senior Engineer- Software Systems will involve:
Reviewing higher level design information to understand the required implementation solution
Developing product requirements
Working effectively within a team of engineers to design, develop, test, document, configure and deliver software solutions
Under guidance of the senior team members developing all products to agreed standards and procedures using the specified tools and maintaining product quality during development
Investigating and resolving product defects as directed
Working to timescales set by the project or engineering manager, and clearly understanding and providing regular feedback of progress and achievement
Communicating effectively and identifying early potential risks, as well as seeking clarification and providing feedback to the engineering manager improvement
Your skills and qualifications must include:
Experience of the software development lifecycle
Configuration of commercial software products to meet specific requirements
Software development knowledge with second generation and scripting languages, e.g. C/C++, C#, Python or Bourne shell
Ideally your skills and qualifications will also include:
Systems engineering knowledge
Software design and test knowledge
What we're looking for in you:
You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills as well as having the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Location: Ash Vale
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.