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Software & Front End Developer

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: £400 - £600 per day + Negotiable per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 26 January 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH77906_1639528231

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 Software & Front End Developer on a contract basis.

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 Software & Front End Developer, you'll be responsible for:

  • Produce or validate the schedule and effort estimate for each task they perform
  • Design, code, test, correct, and document moderately complex programs and program modifications from supplied specifications, using agreed standards and tools
  • Exploit appropriate software development methods, languages, libraries and techniques and applies these to software engineering tasks to realise the most effective outcome

This role will be primarily based on client side, so candidates will need to be willing to regularly travel to client locations in Herefordshire or Hampshire but otherwise this will be a Hybrid role working from home.


To succeed within the role of Software & Front End Developer, you'll have experience in a similar position working in the Defence Industry, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

  • Experience working with customers to understand requirements and create wireframes for potential user interfaces
  • Development experience in at least one of Java (preferably Android), JavaScript/TypeScript (preferably including React) or C#
  • Comfortable creating custom image assets (icons, logos etc)

In addition, experience with Cypress and or Espresso testing frameworks or Android platform would be beneficial.

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:

  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Increase earning potential
  • Develop your skills
  • Be appreciated and valued
  • Gain security clearance

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.

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