About the role At QinetiQ we are looking for a bright, enthusiastic DV-cleared Embedded Software Engineer to develop software for cutting edge electronics systems at our Malvern offices.
What will I be doing? You will be solving technically challenging problems and may work on a variety of projects, from rapid developments with tight time-scales (a few days/weeks) to full scale system developments (1+ years). You will work closely with specialists from across a number of disciplines which may include; RF, electronics and FPGA design, digital signal processing, secure products, navigation products and cryptography. You will also work throughout the engineering lifecycle, applying rigorous engineering practices; analysing, designing, implementing, testing, supporting and maintaining solutions that solve the mission-critical problems of our customers.
Job description/Person specification
What do I need: You’ll need to hold a degree in Computer science, engineering or maths subject or demonstrable equivalent experience; Knowledge and experience of the specification, design and implementation of complex software solutions. Experience in some of the following areas would be desirable, but not essential:
• Hold current DV clearance is essential • Ability to develop in C++. • Experience of designing software using UML • Experience of using configuration management and change management processes and tools • Software design, development environment and test tools such as Enterprise Architect, Visual Studio, etc.
Lastly, you’ll be able to demonstrate good communication skills as you’ll be leading a team and influencing key stakeholders.
Why join us?
As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success for QinetiQ is the appetite for innovation, courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges and motivated people who work to deliver the best possible solutions to partners.
Joining QinetiQ offers an opportunity to work on highly technical cutting edge projects, enabling customers to protect, improve and advance their vital interests.
In return we’re offering excellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much more
QinetiQ comprises teams of dedicated people; experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world’s most challenging problems. Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. Why don’t you join some of the world’s finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?
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