Software Tools Engineer

Ref No. EMP453925
Salary £30,000 - £35,000/annum
Location Bath, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

A Software Tools Engineer is required on a perm basis based in Bath (can work flexibly once up and running on project)

Important

Software

The Job

The Software Tools Engineer will be a part of the Intelligent Systems' R&D team and will be responsible for developing innovative software tools that position us to efficiently deliver next-generation software-based systems to customers.

Working within the Eclipse framework, your role will be to help product roadmaps including:

  • Working with product owners to capture tool requirements
  • Architecture design of new features
  • Implementation of new features in Java and Eclipse-based model-transformation languages
  • Definition & implementation of APIs
  • Working with 3rd parties (partners and suppliers) to integrate new and existing tools
  • Following quality control procedures such as reviews & testing to company standards
  • Participating in maintenance of product backlog and sprint planning
  • Research into novel techniques for extracting metrics from model-based repositories
  • Internal and external dissemination of research results and case studies via papers, conference presentations, engineering forums etc.

Skills and experience required -

  • A degree (BSc or MSc) in a relevant science or engineering discipline eg. computer science, software engineering, electronic engineering
  • Knowledge and experience of building tools using Java within the Eclipse framework
  • Excellent organisational, oral communication and written skills
  • Being able to work effectively both as part of a team and when working alone
  • A high degree of interpersonal skills
  • A commitment to quality and outstanding results
  • An ability to think analytically, rigorously and creatively

Desirable -

  • Knowledge and experience of building Eclipse features and plug-ins using Maven and Tycho
  • Knowledge and experience of model management languages supported by Eclipse such as EMF and Sirius
  • An ability to elicit requirements from domain experts and work in an agile manner to refine the requirements through prototyping and feedback sessions
  • A sound appreciation of the underlying principles of software engineering for complex embedded systems
  • Knowledge of industry-standard tools and techniques, and a critical appreciation of their strengths and weaknesses

This role is to start asap and will offer between £30-£35k p/a plus a matched pension scheme, healthcare and generous holiday allowance.

You will be required to have basic security clearance for this role.

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