Senior Software Engineer (Aerospace)

Reference: VAC-418
Sector(s): Aerospace, Defence
Salary: Salary negotiable
Town/City: Bristol
Contract Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 02/03/2017 16:56:00

Senior Software Engineer (Aerospace)

The opportunity 

Our Systems and Software team has several excellent opportunities to expand its involvement in the Aerospace sector and are looking to grow its team by recruiting software engineers with experience of developing and testing software for the Aerospace sector. You will work on a range of client facing projects, large and small, and will work in teams contributing to project success through a positive, “can do” attitude. 

This is an opportunity to join a growing team with a strong pipeline of future opportunities. The role would suit a technical specialist with solid experience of working with software or programmable hardware systems.

Skills and experience required: 

Experience of software development and/or test of Avionics systems 
Experience of software development and/or test of Aircraft power management systems 
Experience of working with software-based systems in safety or mission critical industries 
Experience of programmable hardware (FPGAs or ASICs) and Hardware Description Languages such as Verilog and VHDL 
Experience of high level programming languages such as C and Ada 
Experience of software safety standards such as RTCA/DO-178B/C, RTCA/DO-254, IEC 61508, DEF STAN 00-55, ISO 26262, EN 50128, IEC 60880 and IEC 62566 
Experience of compilers and assembler languages 
Minimum first degree (or equivalent) in a numerical discipline with a significant software engineering element 


You will be required to undergo a security vetting process and offers of employment will be subject to relevant security clearance being granted