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Principal Software Engineer

Ref no. BHN564026
Location Southampton, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 Months
Job status Closed

Job summary

Software Engineer - 6 Month Contract

£80 p/h, Umbrella (inside IR35)

Onsite full time (Southampton)

Key skills required for this role

C++, Compaq/Digital Hardware, Full Stack, Git, JavaScript, Linux, Node.js, ReactJS, Windows


Principal Software Engineer

Job description

Are you a Software Engineer looking for your next opportunity?

We are recruiting for a Principal Software Engineer to join our client who have exciting opportunity to develop software solutions in to high functional and formal integrity.

Working in a small team of software engineers and a wider multidiscipline engineering team on a series of new designs, you will develop solutions for challenging applications with high performance and integrity expectations. You will be involved in the full development lifecycle and have the opportunity to deploy and evaluate the solutions you develop on the target devices.

Principle responsibilities include:

  • C++
  • Javascript
  • React
  • NodeJS
  • Development experience with Windows and Linux
  • Full stack experience
  • Use of version control, in particular Git

Other background experience that would be helpful:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • C#
  • Java
  • Bash/Shell scripting
  • Knowledge and use of databases, such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQL Server, CouchDB, MongoDB
  • Knowledge of client server architecture
  • Experience of Agile software development; Scrum, Kanban
  • Knowledge of front end web development frameworks such as React, Vue or Angular/AngularJS
  • Experience of embedded development
  • Experience of using JIRA, Confluence and BitBucket
  • Good understanding of virtualisation technologies such as Hyper V, VMWare or VirtualBox
  • Knowledge of communication systems
  • An understanding of networks & networking

Additional information:

Located at the Leonardo Southampton site, there will be a requirement for onsite interaction with the team and the hardware. It is necessary to have Security Clearance for this role.

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