Embedded Software Engineer (ADA)

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    Research & Development

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    £55000 - £65000 per annum

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    Jordan Pyatt

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We are looking for an adaptable Embedded Software Design and Development Engineer to join one of the UK's major defence companies in Stevenage.

You will be responsible for developing the real-time systems application software for the next generation of Missile Systems.

This is a hands-on role and will involve designing, implementing and testing the missile subsystem software products and evolutions for future products.

The salary for this role will be between £55,000 - £65,000 p/a

What are we looking for?

  • Significant previous experience with embedded ADA.
  • Ability to debug complex problems.
  • A 'can do' attitude and an approach focused on a timely high quality delivery.
  • A focus on code quality and to engage in code and design reviews.
  • Development of maintainable and extensible code (to adapt to the change in requirements etc.)
  • Desirable / Advantageous:
  • Experience in model-based development, either in SysML/UML using tools such as IBM's Rhapsody or in Matlab/Simulink.
  • Knowledge of Real Time Operating Systems such as PikeOS.
  • Experience in low level driver development and interface with Firmware
  • Experience of developing software products under Windows and Linux development environments for ARM based multi-core processing platforms.
  • Knowledge of standards such as DefStan 00-55 & RTCA 178B/C and restricted coding standards such as MISRA.
  • Exposure to IBM Rational Team Concert.
  • Understanding and use of concepts such as Continuous Integration (Jenkins) and Test Driven Development.

Please submit your CV for consideration or contact Jordan Pyatt at iO Associates on 01173 328100.