Software Engineer

1 day left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Jul 2019
Closes
23 Aug 2019
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Software Engineer

Portsmouth

FTC (12 Months)

GBP40,000 Per annum

Candidates must hold SC Clearance or be eligable to be put through it by the buiness

My client are a professional services and technology partner to global, defence, energy, space and intelligence & communications programmes.

Because of their forward-thinking teams, mission-critical equipment operates effectively in the world's most challenging environments. Whether sharing innovative solutions or manufacturing advanced systems, absolute trust is core to all they do. In addition to the Group head office made up of support roles they also have two core business streams which are:

Technology & Engineering. Design, deliver and support high-integrity systems from our facilities in Portsmouth, Manchester and Melksham. Engineering teams apply advanced techniques to produce solutions for our customers which can be relied upon for long service life, in difficult or dangerous environments. These include: atmosphere control systems for nuclear submarines and thermal management systems for chemical processing and energy

Consulting and Programme Services (CaPS). Provide through life services to enable our clients to manage the evolution of their own systems and services, in their own domain. Leveraging our long heritage of experience of designing, delivering and supporting safety, mission and business critical systems, we provide individuals with domain leading knowledge, skills and experience who can work within client teams or take full responsibility for the delivery of outcomes.

The Role:

You will create, maintain, audit and improve systems to meet particular needs. Testing software systems to diagnose and resolve system faults.

Responsibilities will include:

Documenting Software code, inclusion of function characteristics
Writing and testing Ladder Logic programs for operating systems and software to ensure
Developing existing programs by analysing and identifying areas for modification
Taking part and leading software reviews
Identify technical risks to the Project Manager and work on the appropriate strategies for risk
Provide technical support for the Project Manager in customer communications.
Work with the Project Manager to ensure that activities undertaken align with the customer requirements and project
From time to time create project plans for agreed scopes of work

General activities

Carrying out any other ad-hoc duties as required to support the needs of the business.
Working and/or visiting various sites, as required, for short periods, which may involve absence from
Maintaining a continuous professional development to ensure knowledge is up to date.

About You

Essential Requirements:

Degree or equivalent in Software Or Electrical Electronic
Experience of writing ladder logic (3 Years Plus)
Experience of Schneider or Siemens and associated PLC's (M580) (3 Years Plus)
Excellent decision-making and problem solving skills.
Experience of working on
Excellent attention to

Preferred but not essential:

Experience of working within a military / defence
The ability to work both in a team and alone and to manage your own workload.
Career motivation and a willingness to continue to further your knowledge and skills
Ability to learn new skills and technologies quicklyIf you are interested in applying for this role please contact Sara Nash on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

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