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Senior Software Engineer (Java)

  • Location: Weymouth
  • Salary: £50 - £55 per hour + Negotiable, inside IR35 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 to 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 January 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH77842_1638272800

Would you like to join a market leading organisation? Due to continued investment, this global business is currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer (Java) to support their existing team in Weymouth on a 6 to 12 month contract.

The Role

As a Senior Software Engineer (Java), you will be responsible for:

  • Support principal engineer to review and guide the elaboration of derived software requirements at the outset of the project.
  • Design, code and unit test software in accordance with the company's procedure and project specific requirements.
  • Implement software that is maintainable and is fit for purpose (meet the requirements).

In addition, you will also undertake all integration and test activities when required and work within multi-disciplinary teams in an international context including government officials.


To succeed within the role of Technical Lead, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience of software engineering full lifecycle.
  • Customer facing experience in a formal acceptance test environment.
  • Knowledge of formal requirements capture and analysis (using DOORS)
  • Robust experience of UML and OO design methodologies.
  • Experience of real time designs, programming concepts and design patterns.
  • Proficiency in Java.
  • Experience in defence environment/SONAR
  • Proficiency in C++

*** Please note these roles require 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 business with regards to this position.

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