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Defence & Aerospace

Category Leader

Up to £44.30 per hour

 | Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire

 | Contract

Category Leader - 9 Month Contract - Portsmouth (Remote working) - £44.30 an hour Umbrella (£40.09 PAYE) INSIDE IR35 This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Portsmouth - Remote working available. As a Category Leader, you will be working across the UK managing the end to end procurement process across a range of categories such as Professional Services, Consultancy, MRO and Logistics helping to transform how we procure and consume these good and services. This role will provide you with the opportunity to work in a highly visible and varied role, building senior stakeholder networks across the business. Your skills and qualifications: - Demonstrable track record of Procurement / Commercial acumen - Multi-site procurement and stakeholder management experience - Excellent stakeholder management, communication and influencing skills - Ability to demonstrate innovative thinking and translate complex procurement guidance into - simple, straightforward and practical advice - Experience of working within a complex supply chain environment such as: large retailers, oil - & gas, aerospace, automotive, nuclear etc. - CIPS qualification or willing to work towards For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7916 or click apply. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Category Leader

Up to £44.30 per hour

 | Preston, Lancashire, England

 | Contract

Category Leader - 9 Month Contract - Preston (Remote working) - £44.30 an hour Umbrella (£40.09 PAYE) INSIDE IR35 This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Preston - Remote working available. As a Category Leader, you will be working across the UK managing the end to end procurement process across a range of categories such as Professional Services, Consultancy, MRO and Logistics helping to transform how we procure and consume these good and services. This role will provide you with the opportunity to work in a highly visible and varied role, building senior stakeholder networks across the business. Your skills and qualifications: - Demonstrable track record of Procurement / Commercial acumen - Multi-site procurement and stakeholder management experience - Excellent stakeholder management, communication and influencing skills - Ability to demonstrate innovative thinking and translate complex procurement guidance into - simple, straightforward and practical advice - Experience of working within a complex supply chain environment such as: large retailers, oil - & gas, aerospace, automotive, nuclear etc. - CIPS qualification or willing to work towards For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7916 or click apply. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Electrical Powertrain Systems Engineer (Remote Working)

£40 - £65 per hour + Outside IR35

 | Manchester, Manchester, England

 | Contract

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Remote Working Electrical Powertrain Systems Engineer (Outside IR35) Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to play a key part in protecting the lives and futures of others? Due to continued investment, this leading-edge manufacturing business is currently in the midst of a huge recruitment drive and is looking for a Remote Working Electrical Powertrain Systems Engineer (Outside IR35) to join their growing team on a 12 month contract. This is a phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry. The Role Within the role of Electrical Powertrain Systems Engineer, you'll be responsible for: Design of innovative HV power distribution units with focus on network/load switching and protection concepts at up to 1500 VDC Specification of system, subsystem, and component requirements Network and component modelling and simulation, especially regarding electrothermal and transient behaviour Specification and support of system validation and verification according to acceptable means of compliance like DO-160, DO-311 In addition, you'll also work in close cooperation with battery management engineers, avionics engineers and mechanical engineers regarding design, interfaces, control, mechanical component design and integration. You To succeed within the role of Electrical Powertrain Systems Engineer, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills: Sc./Eng. or PhD in Electrical Engineering or a related field required 5 years of professional aerospace/automotive experience in electrical engineering, familiar with HV charging, HV battery, HV powertrain systems and requirements Strong knowledge of standards and good practices in electrical wiring, printed circuits, EMC, bonding, insulation, and related electrotechnical components and materials Skilled in electrical network modelling and analysis In addition, any experience in semiconductor technology, power electronics and capture tools, such as Siemens Polarion or IBM Rational will be helpful. Background This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to: Work on complex, cutting-edge projects Achieve a work/life balance Work on long term contracts Develop your skills at a prestigious company Gain security clearance If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Electrical Powertrain Systems Engineer, please send your CV to Emily Stapley. ***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]*** JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Platform Software Engineer

£40 - £60 per month + Rate is negotiable, outside IR35

 | Weßling, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria

 | Contract

Join a world-renowned aerospace organisation as a Platform Software Engineer (Outside IR35) Would you like to join a global aerospace organisation? Do you want to work with cutting edge technology and play a key role in bringing innovative aircraft to life? Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Platform Software Engineer to add to their talented, hardworking team in Munich on an initial 6 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role is outside IR35 and the hourly rate is negotiable. This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else. The Role Within the role of a Platform Software Engineer, you'll be responsible for: Building software for prototype platforms for automated system development Aid in developing software infrastructure (CI/CD, data management, testing, etc.) Instrument and further develop robust and flexible middleware solutions In addition, you'll also be working with and debugging hardware and sensors (cameras, LiDAR, IMUs, etc.) in a live test environment. You To succeed within the role of a Platform Software Engineer, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills: 3+ years experience in software development for Autonomous Driving, UAVs, or similar field Strong development skills in C++ and Python Strong experience in Linux Excel in writing clean, maintainable, and well tested code Passionate engineer who enjoys working in a team atmosphere Background This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to: Work on complex, cutting-edge projects Achieve a work/life balance Work on long term contracts Develop your skills at a prestigious company APPLY NOW If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! ***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]*** JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Principal EC&I Engineer

£50000 - £64000 per annum

 | Winchester, Hampshire, England

 | Permanent

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Do you want to be the technical authority for EC&I within a buiness? Can you commute to near Winchester (although some home working is also available)? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you... A supplier of mission critical engineering solutions within the nuclear sector is looking for a permanent Principal EC&I Engineer to join their growing team. The business has experience on every licenced nuclear site in the UK and is involved in projects from design concept right through to manufacturing and subsequent commissioning. This position offers the opportunity to become a technical authority for the buisness and build a team. The Role As their Pincipal EC&I Engineer, you'll be responsible for the provision of electrical engineering elements associated with successful delivery of machine design and build projects. Working as part of a project team, you'll manage the electrical design output of the company's sub-contractors, from concept to validation. In addition to this, you'll also support bid preparation, review and check drawings against requirements along with approving subcontract design submissions You... To succeed in the role of EC&I Engineer you'll need to have experience of a similar EC&I / Electrical focused role. This will ideally have been within a highly regulated industry such as nuclear. You'll need to have the ability to use a 2D drawing package along with an awareness of PLCs and the principles of electrical safety. The Package As a EC&I Engineer within this business, you'll receive a salary of up to £64,000 and other benefits including pension (6% employer contribution), private medical insurance, 25 days' (plus bank holidays) and flexible working. In addition, the company is committed to both training and development along with career progression. How to apply... This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the "Apply Now" button JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Supply Chain Manager

Up to £52.52 per hour

 | Renfrewshire, Scotland

 | Contract

Supply Chain Manager - Scotstoun - 6 Month Contract - up to £52.52 an hour Umbrella (£41.50 PAYE) INSIDE IR35 This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Scotstoun. Management of all aspects of performance and delivery for a portfolio of contracts* and associated suppliers, including relationship and improvement initiatives. Support the procurement / category strategy throughout contract lifecycle Major Tasks and Activities: - Manage End to End Contract Management process from mobilisation to contract termination to ensure performance targets are met in line with Category Strategy, financial and quality targets and Build Programme Requirements / schedules and corporate performance objectives - Analyse, interpret and prepare contract data reports - Analyse, interpret and prepare supplier performance reports - Identification and implementation of corrective plans and solutions - Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify opportunity for continuous improvement initiatives Additional Key Accountabilities: - Ownership of assigned contract and supplier portfolio - Point of contact for supplier and internal stakeholder liaison - Maintaining Supplier Regulatory Compliance Documentation For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7916 or click apply. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Aircraft Mechanical Engineer (Remote Working + Outside IR35)

£35.00 - £55.00 per hour + Negotiable

 | Weßling, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria

 | Contract

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Remote Working Mechanical Engineer in. Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to play a key part in protecting the lives and futures of others? Due to continued investment, this leading-edge manufacturing business is currently in the midst of a huge recruitment drive and is looking for a Remote Working Mechanical Engineer to join their growing team on a 12 month contract. This is a phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry. The Role Within the role of Mechanical Engineer, you'll be responsible for: Design the aircraft structure in concert with other engineer groups and departments Assist in the development of manufacturing, integration, and test processes and procedures Check and approval of technical 2D In addition, you'll also support other team members in any Aircraft sizing, design and manufacturing related topics and work on any ad hoc related projects or tasks. You To succeed within the role of Mechanical Engineer, you'll have a minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills: Strong knowledge of a CAD system (Siemens NX is preferred) Extensive experience with composite structural design Basic knowledge of Fibersim and PDM/PLM systems (Teamcenter or equivalent) In addition, advanced knowledge of ISO GPS (alternatively ASME GD&T) and overall good drafting skills and university degree in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical/Vehicle Engineering will be beneficial. Background This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to: Work on complex, cutting-edge projects Achieve a work/life balance Work on long term contracts Develop your skills at a prestigious company Gain security clearance APPLY NOW If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! ***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]*** JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Infrastructure Equipment Technical Authority

£500 - £600 per day

 | Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire

 | Contract

Programme Nelson is a key digital transformation initiative within the Royal Navy (RN). Known as the RN's digital lab, Nelson comprises of a Rainbow team of technical specialists and digital innovators working closely with the RN and contractor partners to provide a series of agile software products. Navy Digital Deployed (NDD) is a programme of work to design, procure, test and commission a system to host the Nelson software products on 3 classes of Complex Warship for the RN. The programme needs an Equipment Technical Authority (ETA) for the Infrastructure. This role is responsible for signing off the physical infrastructure aspects associated with the NDD on behalf of the programme. Note that this is a client side role and you will be delegated engineering signoff responsibility on behalf of the Navy, not on behalf of ourselves. Responsibilities include: - Ensuring safety, security and performance to the Service Contract's baseline standards - Managing configurations of the operational capability baselines - Enacting changes to the capability baselines - Maintaining safety and security documentation - Providing assurance that the equipment meets the design intent - Identify opportunities for improvement of equipment design - Make both proactive and reactive decisions about design and maintenance intent of the equipment Qualifications, Experience and Prerequisites - All ETA roles are senior Navy Digital roles, which are to be met by Suitably Qualified and Experienced Personnel - Each ETA role will report into an assigned Navy hiring manager - Each ETA role must have a minimum of 10 years experience within a field relevant to the role - Each ETA role must normally be a Chartered Engineer with an appropriate Professional Institution - The role holder will be required to acknowledge acceptance of the ETA Technical Scope associate with their role and acceptance of the ETA responsibilities This is a contract role Inside IR35 *** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role *** How to apply: This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Planning, Monitoring & Control Project Professional

Up to £28 per hour

 | Hampshire, England

 | Contract

PM&C Project Professional - 9 Month Contract - Portsmouth - £28 an hour Umbrella Inside IR35 This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Portsmouth. The individual in this role will operate Planning, Monitoring & Control processes on a medium/large project, or be responsible for some aspects of PM&C (for example scheduling) on a larger and more complex project. The role may report to a Lead PM&C Professional, or to the project's Head of PM&C or directly to the Project/Programme Manager. At this level the incumbent may supervise or guide one or more professional staff, and be involved in managing their delivery and performance and providing appraisal and support to their development. Experience required:- - Diplomacy skills required in order to work across boundaries within the project to achieve optimum solutions. - Needs to influence and motivate local team. - Developed communication skills to exchange complicated information (For example: Exchanging information with engineering staff about the potential schedule impact of engineering risks.) For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7916 or click apply. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Training Designer

Up to £39 per hour

 | Hampshire, England

 | Contract

Training Designer (DSAT) - 6 Month Contract - Broad Oak - £39 an hour Umbrella Inside IR35 This is a great opportunity to join one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Broad Oak. There are roles available in the following areas:- (Experience in one of the following would be ideal) - Boatswain's Mate - Communications (Seamanship) - Fire Control Technician (Combat/Warfare/Engineering) - Electrical Engineering - Radar Engineering The role is to Design training materials (Lesson Plans, Computer Aided Instruction (e.g. MS PowerPoint), student handouts, assessments and other materials (e.g. graphics, images) derived from a task scalar (or similar) and in accordance with the Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT). Experience:- - Have successfully completed a Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT) Training Design course (Defence Academy Course No. 98 - DSAT Detailed Design and Development) or a similar training framework course. - Have knowledge and at least 12 months experience of the successful application to training needs analysis of the Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT), including the DSAT QMS and DSAT guidance documentation. - Have up-to-date knowledge of current training methods and media, including Computer Based Training (CBT), multimedia, emulation, simulation, e-learning and Virtual/Augmented Reality (VR/AR). - Have a working knowledge of Training Lifecycle Management. - Knowledge of Royal Navy surface fleet branch structures and their associated training pipelines.. - Experience of Training Needs Analysis and Instructional Design within the Royal Navy Training System would be advantageous. For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7916 or click apply. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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MedTech

Project Engineer - Medical Devices

Negotiable

 | Alcester, Warwickshire, England

 | Permanent

An innovative Medical Device business with a market leading product that really makes a difference to people's lives is looking for a Project Engineer to join their rapidly growing team. The Role As a Project Engineer you'll be responsible for driving forward key engineering projects to enable the operations function to meet the requirements of the business. You'll also oversee activities to develop and sustain products and processes whilst engaging with the supply chain to achieve operational excellence. You… To succeed in this role of Project Engineer it's essential that you have experience of a Project Engineer role within a medical device business - if you don't have experience within medical devices this is not the role for you. Ideally, you'll also have a Comprehensive understanding of design and change control, including 21CFR 820.30, ISO 14971 risk management processes and ISO 13485 quality management systems. Any experience of electro mechanical products will certainly hold you in good stead. The Package In return you'll receive a competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) + 25 days' (plus BH) + 6% employer pension + bonus. In addition, the company is committed to both training and development along with career progression. This type of role doesn't come around often, especially with such a game changing product, so if you're interested in being considered please email me your up to date CV via clicking the "Apply Now" button. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Software Engineer

£50 - £55 per hour

 | Preston, Lancashire, England

 | Contract

About the Role **THIS ROLE IS INSIDE IR35, THE THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME REMOTE/HOME WORKING** A talented Software Development Engineer is required to join the Software Engineering team working for our client, a global defence cpmpany. As a Software Development Engineer you will have worked on programmes through the full Software Engineering Lifecycle, with focus on the Software Design, Implementation and Unit Testing aspects of software development. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing a range of software engineering tasks across the development lifecycle, including but not limited to; assisting with requirements analysis, software design, implementation, and software testing and will be required to support integration and test activities. They will be expected apply their knowledge of computer systems and software engineering best practice in the performance of their duties and be responsible for ensuring software compliance standards are met by the application of appropriate processes, procedures and tools throughout the software development lifecycle. Successful candidates must be knowledgeable and proficient in the application of a wide range of software engineering practices and will display a proactive and innovative approach to developing complex technical solutions to difficult customer problems under general direction from their project lead. They will be responsible for assisting with accurate estimating/planning and will be expected to manage their own workload effectively to ensure that project milestones are met. The position requires solid software development knowledge and an understanding of the software development lifecycle. Required skills, qualifications and experience Experience of following procedures relating to software architecture and design, software integration and test, and requirements verification. Experience and demonstrated competence with at least one of the following programming languages: Java 11 and/or C++11 Strong understanding of threading and concurrent programming in either Java or C++ Strong understanding of unit testing and unit test/mocking frameworks, e.g. Junit, Mockito or GoogleTest/Parasoft Experience of relational database design and SQL Demonstrable knowledge and application of software configuration management tools and procedures Typically you may have used UML modelling tools (e.g. Rhapsody 8.3.1) and be familiar with requirements capture tools (e.g. DOORS Next Generation). You will also be proficient in the use of software source control tools (e.g. Mercurial/Git) and issue tracking tools (e.g. Jira). You should have a passion for developing high quality software solutions, have the ability and willingness to support/mentor junior team members, be a self starter with the ability to work with little supervision, proven ability to learn new skills quickly all whilst maintaining a high standard of ethics and personal accountability. Desirable skills, qualifications and experience Experience with one or more of the following: JavaFX HMI/GUI design and development C# within the .NET framework Java persistence API for Java and/or jOOQ Experience of Continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins) Confident in usage of IntelliJ (or Eclipse) and/or QtCreator Experience with the Agile software development methodology and Scrum. GIS frameworks (e.g. Luciad) *** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role *** How to apply: This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Software Engineer

£50 - £55 per hour

 | Frimley, Surrey, England

 | Contract

About the Role **THIS ROLE IS INSIDE IR35, THE THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME REMOTE/HOME WORKING** A talented Software Development Engineer is required to join the Software Engineering team working for our client, a global defence cpmpany. As a Software Development Engineer you will have worked on programmes through the full Software Engineering Lifecycle, with focus on the Software Design, Implementation and Unit Testing aspects of software development. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing a range of software engineering tasks across the development lifecycle, including but not limited to; assisting with requirements analysis, software design, implementation, and software testing and will be required to support integration and test activities. They will be expected apply their knowledge of computer systems and software engineering best practice in the performance of their duties and be responsible for ensuring software compliance standards are met by the application of appropriate processes, procedures and tools throughout the software development lifecycle. Successful candidates must be knowledgeable and proficient in the application of a wide range of software engineering practices and will display a proactive and innovative approach to developing complex technical solutions to difficult customer problems under general direction from their project lead. They will be responsible for assisting with accurate estimating/planning and will be expected to manage their own workload effectively to ensure that project milestones are met. The position requires solid software development knowledge and an understanding of the software development lifecycle. Required skills, qualifications and experience Experience of following procedures relating to software architecture and design, software integration and test, and requirements verification. Experience and demonstrated competence with at least one of the following programming languages: Java 11 and/or C++11 Strong understanding of threading and concurrent programming in either Java or C++ Strong understanding of unit testing and unit test/mocking frameworks, e.g. Junit, Mockito or GoogleTest/Parasoft Experience of relational database design and SQL Demonstrable knowledge and application of software configuration management tools and procedures Typically you may have used UML modelling tools (e.g. Rhapsody 8.3.1) and be familiar with requirements capture tools (e.g. DOORS Next Generation). You will also be proficient in the use of software source control tools (e.g. Mercurial/Git) and issue tracking tools (e.g. Jira). You should have a passion for developing high quality software solutions, have the ability and willingness to support/mentor junior team members, be a self starter with the ability to work with little supervision, proven ability to learn new skills quickly all whilst maintaining a high standard of ethics and personal accountability. Desirable skills, qualifications and experience Experience with one or more of the following: JavaFX HMI/GUI design and development C# within the .NET framework Java persistence API for Java and/or jOOQ Experience of Continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins) Confident in usage of IntelliJ (or Eclipse) and/or QtCreator Experience with the Agile software development methodology and Scrum. GIS frameworks (e.g. Luciad) *** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role *** How to apply: This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Software Engineer

£50 - £55 per hour

 | Dorset, England

 | Contract

About the Role **THIS ROLE IS INSIDE IR35, THE THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME REMOTE/HOME WORKING** A talented Software Development Engineer is required to join the Software Engineering team working for our client, a global defence cpmpany. As a Software Development Engineer you will have worked on programmes through the full Software Engineering Lifecycle, with focus on the Software Design, Implementation and Unit Testing aspects of software development. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing a range of software engineering tasks across the development lifecycle, including but not limited to; assisting with requirements analysis, software design, implementation, and software testing and will be required to support integration and test activities. They will be expected apply their knowledge of computer systems and software engineering best practice in the performance of their duties and be responsible for ensuring software compliance standards are met by the application of appropriate processes, procedures and tools throughout the software development lifecycle. Successful candidates must be knowledgeable and proficient in the application of a wide range of software engineering practices and will display a proactive and innovative approach to developing complex technical solutions to difficult customer problems under general direction from their project lead. They will be responsible for assisting with accurate estimating/planning and will be expected to manage their own workload effectively to ensure that project milestones are met. The position requires solid software development knowledge and an understanding of the software development lifecycle. Required skills, qualifications and experience Experience of following procedures relating to software architecture and design, software integration and test, and requirements verification. Experience and demonstrated competence with at least one of the following programming languages: Java 11 and/or C++11 Strong understanding of threading and concurrent programming in either Java or C++ Strong understanding of unit testing and unit test/mocking frameworks, e.g. Junit, Mockito or GoogleTest/Parasoft Experience of relational database design and SQL Demonstrable knowledge and application of software configuration management tools and procedures Typically you may have used UML modelling tools (e.g. Rhapsody 8.3.1) and be familiar with requirements capture tools (e.g. DOORS Next Generation). You will also be proficient in the use of software source control tools (e.g. Mercurial/Git) and issue tracking tools (e.g. Jira). You should have a passion for developing high quality software solutions, have the ability and willingness to support/mentor junior team members, be a self starter with the ability to work with little supervision, proven ability to learn new skills quickly all whilst maintaining a high standard of ethics and personal accountability. Desirable skills, qualifications and experience Experience with one or more of the following: JavaFX HMI/GUI design and development C# within the .NET framework Java persistence API for Java and/or jOOQ Experience of Continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins) Confident in usage of IntelliJ (or Eclipse) and/or QtCreator Experience with the Agile software development methodology and Scrum. GIS frameworks (e.g. Luciad) *** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role *** How to apply: This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Defence & Aerospace

Software Defined Radio Engineer - DSP/FPGA

competitive

 | Chelmsford, Essex, England

 | Permanent

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Are you interested in supporting software solutions and integrations within Cyber Security and Communications Intelligence? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you… We are looking for bright, enthusiastic and committed individuals to work as DSP FPGA developers in one of our software defined radio development teams. There are multiple roles available for different level of Technical Engineers. Whilst relevant industry experience is preferable we are fundamentally looking for bright, enthusiastic and committed individuals with a strong academic background and the ability to learn and progress quickly. You will be responsible for: Taking the technical lead on projects including the direction of more junior staff Developing new business opportunities and timely generation of high quality, well planned and innovative bids with an acceptable level of risk Developing & maintaining key business relationships with internal and external customers, suppliers and external institutions to support new business and awareness of the state-of-the-art Work with bright, enthusiastic and committed people in one of our small client-focussed engineering teams. The successful candidate: Will be highly motivated with a strong academic background in Engineering, Physics or Mathematics from a top tier university (typically 2:1 or 1st), as well as strong A Levels (typically AA in Maths and Physics). Will have a solid grounding in engineering with typically >10 years' experience in an engineering or technology based environment Experience of FPGA development (eg VHDL) Understanding of radio communications (desirable) Understanding of digital signal processing (desirable) Range of other development skills, including one or more of the following: embedded software (C), C++, Java, JSP (desirable) Understanding of digital and/or analogue hardware design with some hands-on laboratory experience of debug/set-to-work (desirable) The package: You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development. How to apply: This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. *** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role *** JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Senior Electrical / Systems Engineer - Market leader

competitive

 | Horsham, West Sussex, England

 | Permanent

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Electrical / Systems Engineer to work for a market leading Design and Manufacture business based in West Sussex. The experienced Senior Systems Engineer to lead the full design and development life cycle of electrical and electronic systems, hardware and embedded software. You will be responsible for: Championing the systems engineering discipline within the engineering team Supporting project managers in the formation of project plans, Identifying cost and schedule reduction opportunities during project planning and through project lifecycles You will have: Strong degree in a relevant engineering discipline Demonstrable passion for the systems engineering discipline Demonstrable understanding and experience in requirements capture and through-life management At least 5 years' experience of systems engineering on multidisciplinary projects At least 5 years' experience of cradle to grave product development *** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role *** In return you will be offered a competitive salary with attractive benefits package and an opportunity to make your mark within a forward-thinking organisation. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Project Support Officer

£32000 - £39000 per annum

 | Bristol, Bristol, England

 | Permanent

A technology company with over 35 years' experience service Defence, Government and Busines in the UK and around the world is looking for a Project Support Officer to join a team of specialists working on a complex IT convergence project. In this role you'll provide the Programme Manager and the Project team with technical assistance in the co-ordination, control and planning of the project - you'll collate project plans, contribute to issue resolution and engage with stakeholders to ensure the delivery of a top quality PMO. To succeed in this role, it's imperative that you have experience of a similar Project Support role with a good understanding of project management methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall. Ideally this experience will have been gained on IT projects (but other industries such as engineering may be considered). Experience in the defence sector will certainly hold you in good stead. In return for your skills and experience you'll receive a salary of up to £39,000 + other benefits including 25 days' holiday. This type of role doesn't come around often so if you're interested in being considered please send me your up to date CV by clicking the "apply now" button. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Field Engineer

Negotiable

 | Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England

 | Permanent

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Do you want to be part of a team doing something different? Do you have a field engineering background within complex systems / products? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you... One of the fastest growing businesses in the UK (who compete with Amazon for being the most technologically advanced e-commerce business) is looking for a Field Engineer to join their growing team. The business is revolutionary and is now selling their technology to other businesses to help them build and implement automated distribution centres across the world. The Role As one of their Field Engineers you'll sit within the automation engineering team and directly support the Product Engineers with all in field activities during the manufacture, install and commissioning phases of new distribution centre development. You'll develop an in-depth practical product knowledge across all their products (both those internally created and those externally sourced) and work closely with Product Development so you can be actively engaged with early field deliveries of new products - you'll be one of the first people in the world seeing new cutting edge technology working onsite as it was intended. Your primary role will be work on customer / client site and resolve any engineering issues whilst also feeding back to your Product Engineer colleagues at Head Office. You... To succeed in the role of Field Engineer you'll need to have experience of installation and commissioning complex products / systems (i.e. products containing electrical, electronic, mechanical and software elements). Ideally this experience will have gained with an automated environment so experience in sectors like manufacturing, FMCG, airports and distribution will certainly hold you in good stead. As the role is field based, you'll also need to be happy to work across the world, sometimes for extended periods. The Package As a Field Engineer within this business you'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, share scheme, 25 days' and private medical insurance. In addition, the company is committed to both training and development along with career progression. How to apply... This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please email me your up to date CV JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Project Engineer - Automation

Negotiable

 | Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England

 | Permanent

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Do you want to be part of a team doing something different? Do you have an engineering background within automation? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you... One of the fastest growing businesses in the UK (who compete with Amazon for being the most technologically advanced e-commerce business) is looking for a number of Project Engineers to join their growing team. The business is revolutionary and is now selling their technology to other businesses to help them build and implement automated distribution centres across the world. The Role As one of their Project Engineers you'll take internal engineering ownership of products released by the Development team (or third parties where externally sourced). You'll carry out applications and configuration engineering of these products for the company's new build Distribution Centres across the world. You'll need to gain an in-depth knowledge of the specific products you're given ownership of so that you can support other teams during the design, manufacture and install phases. In addition, you'll provide ongoing product support to the Engineering team in order to resolve any engineering issues. You... To succeed in the role of Project Engineer you'll need to have experience of installation, commissioning and acceptance of complex products / systems (i.e. products containing electrical, electronic, mechanical and software elements). This experience will have been gained within an automation environment so experience in sectors like manufacturing, FMCG, airports and distribution will certainly hold you in good stead. Please do not apply for this role if you don't have experience within automation. The Package As a Project Engineer within this business you'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, share scheme, 25 days' and private medical insurance. In addition, the company is committed to both training and development along with career progression. How to apply... This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send me your CV via the Apply Now button JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Engineering

Product Engineer - Automation

Negotiable

 | Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England

 | Permanent

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Do you want to be part of a team doing something different? Do you have a product engineering background within complex systems / products? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you... One of the fastest growing businesses in the UK (who compete with Amazon for being the most technologically advanced e-commerce business) is looking for a number of Product Engineers to join their growing team. The business is revolutionary and is now selling their technology to other businesses to help them build and implement automated distribution centres across the world. The Role As one of their Product Engineers you'll take internal engineering ownership of products released by the Development team (or third parties where externally sourced). You'll carry out applications and configuration engineering of these products for the company's new build Distribution Centres across the world. You'll need to gain an in-depth knowledge of the specific products you're given ownership of so that you can support other teams during the design, manufacture and install phases. In addition, you'll provide ongoing product support to the Engineering team in order to resolve any engineering issues. You... To succeed in the role of Product Engineer you'll need to have experience of installation, commissioning and acceptance of complex products / systems (i.e. products containing electrical, electronic, mechanical and software elements). This experience will have been gained within an automation environment so experience in sectors like manufacturing, FMCG, airports and distribution will certainly hold you in good stead. Please do not apply for this role if you don't have experience within automation. The Package As a Product Engineer within this business you'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, share scheme, 25 days' and private medical insurance. In addition, the company is committed to both training and development along with career progression. How to apply... This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send me your CV via the Apply Now button JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn

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Nicola Mannion

Nicola Mannion

Director

I grew up playing and coaching competitive tennis and netball and after starting at JAM as a fresh Graduate in 2004, I’ve had successful and diverse career. My sporting background gave me a brilliant grounding to achieve my career goals and after working through the ranks, I am now managing JAMs largest customers with the support of an amazing, dedicated team. I love developing people and seeing them thrive which ultimately results in achieving my personal goals of managing a successful, profitable business. We deliver upon a diverse range of skills, but my key driver is gaining customer satisfaction and building long term, positive relationships through our approach.​​​

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Jon Armstrong

Jon Armstrong

Business Development Leader

I am JAM’s Business Development Leader, responsible for building and growing our UK recruitment division as well as developing a strategy to ensure our existing and future customers are given a bespoke service that suits their business demands and recruitment plans.I joined JAM as a Trainee Recruiter back in 2011, progressing my career as a Senior and Principal Consultant specialising in permanent and contract hires for the UK engineering and supply chain markets. In 2018 I moved into a management role and helped to train and grow our specialist UK teams within industries such as Aerospace and MedTech.Outside of work my interests include swimming, football and watching an unhealthy amount of film and tv.

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