Senior Software Engineer-00053748 Description
Senior Software Engineer
Would you like to write software for the UK’s latest frontline fighter,augmented / virtual reality trainers for nuclear submarines or 3D mission planning systems for military aircraft?
Are you Interested in using machine learning on big data to maximise availability for aircraft, ships and land vehicles or developing web-based solutions to keep airspace safe?
As a Senior Software Engineer you will be involved in a range of technical projects and tasks across the Software Development Lifecycle including Requirements analysis, software design, software implementation and software testing.
You will be working closely with your team and BAE Customers on a day to day basis reporting into the Sprint Lead and Engineering Managers.
This role will give you the opportunity to work with a highly professional technical team taking software through the full lifecycle to delivery.
It could also provide you with a path into more technical and managerial role with clear progression paths within the team.
BAE Systems employee’s come from all walks of life and professional backgrounds. Join a team where high standards of work are expected and encouraged, where people are understood, valued and you can develop and enhance your skills and knowledge.
Your main responsibilities as a Senior Software Engineer will involve :
Ownership of requirements, design and implementation, and test to a high standard, within schedule and estimates
Software development of solutions
Testing of completed functionality
Adherence to project processes and software development practices
Reporting on progress and providing feedback to team members and leadership
Supporting System Test and Integration Activities
Production of appropriate technical documentation
Design of technical solutions
Estimation of development activities
Supporting team members and project leadership with day to day activities
Potential to lead teams of up to 10 Software Engineers
Your skills and qualifications as a Senior Software Engineer :
Software development lifecycle and processes (e.g. design, coding, unit testing), and tools (e.g. UML design tools, code IDEs)
Experience and understanding of the full software development lifecycle, from requirements & design through to delivery
Desktop-based applications (Java and Eclipse RCP or C# / C++)
Web-oriented applications and services (Java / C#, JSP, HTML, CSS, Apache middleware)
Business intelligence / analytics tools and techniques (ETL, SQL, Python)
Windows or Linux target environments
Object-oriented design / development including UML
What we're looking for in you :
You will have a positive attitude towards team working and excellent communication skills to help foster a positive team dynamic.
You will also be organised and proactive to ensure timely and quality delivery of software products.
Location : Yeovil
Salary : Competitive, dependent on experience
Benefits : Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan.
We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts.
Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.