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Software Engineer

  • Location: Lancaster
  • Salary: Up to £46.18 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Defence Team
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  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 20 December 2023
  • Job Ref: BAE085696_1699469747

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Software Engineer to add to their talented, hardworking team in Warton on an initial 12-month contract.

Striving for innovation and creativity, you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £46.18 an hour and is a hybrid role with 3 days onsite per week.

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 Software Engineer, you'll be responsible for:

  • Development and reading of requirements in UML

  • Co-ordination of design solutions and interfaces across multiple mission systems equipment

  • Requirements traceability using DOORS & Statemate.

  • Unit testing with the use of AdaTEST/Vectorcast.

  • W/SW integration testing with the use of a Model and Test Environment


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

  • Degree, HND or equivalent and approximately 3-5 years' experience in a relevant Engineering discipline.

  • Work with minimal supervision, be pro-active, diligent, and have strong team-working & communications skills and be committed to a delivery culture

  • Problem solving skills and a Proactive approach to problem solving

  • Experience of working in a collaborative environment with internal and external stakeholders

  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

  • Competent in one or more of the following software toolsets and languages; Ada, C, Statemate, DOORS, Vectorcast, Perl, SQL, DCL


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! To apply for the position of Software Engineer please send your CV via the 'apply now' button.

***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]***