Senior Software Engineer

Ref No. EMP442089
Salary £55/hour
Location Weymouth, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (12 Months)
Job Status Applicants Required


A well known Defence Contractor requires a Senior Software Engineer to join their team in Weymouth on a 12 month contract basis.


SOA, Real Time Software Development, HTML

The Job

A well known Defence Contractor requires a Senior Software Engineer to join their team in Weymouth on a 12 month contract basis.

This role will pay £55 per hour Ltd / £41.84 per hour PAYE

Clearance Requirements

This role will require the person to hold full Security Clearance (SC) prior to working onsite. You must currently hold or be eligible and willing to obtain SC. You must be eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship and have lived and worked in the UK for a minimum 5 year period. If you are unsure as to whether you are eligible, please contact me to discuss.

Job Description

Being a proactive part of a team developing a new system running in a high performance virtualised computing environment. A system based up on Service Oriented Architecture using industry standard communications, middleware and implemented to maximise extensibility, openness and long term maintainability. The system will contain a significant real-time Signal Processing elements; the successful candidate will need a good basic understanding of DSP.

The work will review the processing architecture requirements for the system, survey potential candidate framework standards and/or libraries to implement the architecture; assess the potential risks of using the implementation technologies and provide quantitative evidence, where possible; propose candidate extensible user interface implementation methods including thick and thin clients and web based approaches.

The use of standard Microsoft Office applications (word, visio, excel) effectively; good understanding of UML and experience/training with a standard tool (ideally Sparx Enterprise Architect).

The Individual

We would like the candidate to have excellent background / experience in real-time software architectures & HTML/HCI, or to have a background with physics/Maths and Signal Processing Background.

Desirable Skills

Defence systems procurement lifecycle processes
* Requirements elicitation for defence software applications
* UML tools such as Sparx Enterprise Architect
* Definition of software toolkits for third party development
* Service Oriented Architectures
* Web services
* Knowledge of OMG Data Distribution Service (DDS) application development
* Ethernet communications protocols
* Linux and Windows Operating Systems
* Knowledge of network switch configuration
* Audio streaming technologies

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