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Software Engineer - Hampshire

Ref no. BHN565046
Location Hampshire, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Want to join a company with over 30 years of experience in designing, manufacturing and delivering highly bespoke simulator solutions?

Key skills required for this role

Software Engineer, Software, C++, MATLAB, Mathmatics


Software Engineer, Software, C++, MATLAB, Mathmatics

Job description


Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance *minimum 5 years UK residency*

Working: Possible Flexible and some hybrid working potentials.

❓ Want to join a company with over 30 years of experience in designing, manufacturing and delivering highly bespoke simulator solutions?
🏆 Join a reputable business who, have a number of awards, most recently been named as an Award winner (Gold Award) in MoD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme!

❤ Join a team at an exciting time, at the start of re-defining their systems, with the opportunity to influence and shape the product!

This Software Engineer will assist in the development of next generation Radar Simulator product line.

This role involves day to day coding activities in the core of the applications, using predominantly C++ and occasionally other scripting languages and Matlab.

The Software Engineer will be a point of contact on RF matters and able discuss complex ideas and issues with customers along with providing RF and Mathematical expertise to the software design and development process.

Occasional worldwide travel to customer sites is possible.


  • Take ownership of maths-oriented tasks within the system.
  • Be a point of contact for knowledge around representation of RF related problems in software.
  • Responsible for advancing the design and implementation of software design around emitters, receivers and applications modelling environmental effects.
  • Contributing to documentation, ICDs and Specs, around the new system.
  • General: Delivering tickets contributing to the overall build, to time and quality expectations.
  • General: Reporting status and progress on developments. Escalating issues early and pro-actively.
  • General: Integrating with the team and the pre-existing development processes.

Experience needed:

  • Strong math acumen
  • Solid, Proven experience of C++
  • Understanding needs of working with technical documentation, ICDs and requirements.
  • Tools: A background in using config management tools, such as Git, Jira and Visual Studio.
  • Knowledge of MATLAB
  • Understanding networking issues; IP connections, as well as JSON.
  • Full understanding of the system engineering lifecycle, V-model and the typical working practices of a defence industry project.
  • Ideally qualified to degree-level or equivalent experience in a Physics or Engineering based subject, such as; Electronics, Hardware, Computer Science, Software or Systems Engineering etc.


  • Knowledge of RF and it's terminology (dB. dBm)
  • Knowledge of defence industry and defence projects.
  • Experience in the Defence / Aerospace or safety regulated environment would be advantageous.

For full information, please get in touch!

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