SC Cleared – C++ / Java Developer / Software Engineer

SC Cleared – C++ / Java Developer / Software Engineer

Leatherhead, 6 months + £market rate– SC Cleared

We are looking to expand our development teams, which build and maintain a number of operational systems for a key client within our Defence and Intelligence portfolio. The role offers fantastic opportunities to lead a team developing leading edge and bespoke technologies within an interesting and rewarding environment.

The Team is primarily focused on the development of new capabilities for our client using an Agile delivery framework, in addition to providing third line support for operational systems. We are after an experienced Software Engineer who is able to work alongside the Technical Architect and development teams in Leatherhead.

Candidates must have proven team leadership skills, be pro-active, take ownership of tasks and provide technical governance and development of a team of highly motivated software developers.

Mandatory requirements:

  • Experience of leading development teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and able to communicate with both management and development teams.
  • Experience of developing using Java or C++ with code written to a common standard including well-documented code and design documents.
  • Experience of System Testing and experience of automated testing – e.g. unit tests, integration tests, mocking/stubbing.
  • Experience of using Linux as a deployment platform and day-to-day development environment – e.g. has experience of package management, networking configuration etc.
  • Demonstrated experience in at least one of: RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu.
  • Experience of a version control system: e.g. Git (preferred), SVN, Mercurial.
  • Experience of continuous integration & analysis systems: e.g. Jenkins, SonarQube, FindBugs.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies – e.g. Apache Tomcat, Log4J, Maven, Spring, RabbitMQ.
  • Experience of automation/configuration management (i.e. Ansible).
  • Able to write, review and assure technical documentation such as LLDs, user guides, release notes etc.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of working in an Agile project delivery environment, using SCRUM.
  • Experience of using Cloudera Distribution including Apache Hadoop (CDH) or other Big Data technologies.
  • Experience of providing technical assurance for bids/proposals.

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