Ada Software Engineer

Ref No. EMP435912
Salary £44/hour
Location Preston, England
Start date 27/05/2019
Job type Contract (12 Months )
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

There is a vacancy for a Software Engineer to join a key client based in Warton.

Important

Software engineering, Ada, SC

The Job

The ideal candidate will be qualified to Degree/HND level in a Software or Engineering related subject, have extensive Ada experience, have experience of the full software lifecycle and a sound knowledge of avionics systems. Additionally, it is desirable that the successful candidate will have experience in MIL-STD-1553, STANAG-3910 and other common aircraft system interfaces, MaTE, VxWorks, PowerPC, AdaCore GnatPro and Python. The candidate will require good two-way communication skills as they will need to work with other engineers at a range of levels including the customer. This will necessitate team working with multi discipline involvement. The candidate will be required to have good problem solving skills as some complex avionics systems will need to be simulated and tested. An ability to break down systems into easily understandable parts is required in order to design software which can be clearly understood and easily tested. Methodical thinking is a necessity.

Key Responsibility Areas :
To deliver software to the customer's programme, within allocated budgets, according to the standards in the TS Quality Management System.
Including the following:
1. Requirements Capture
2. Software Design
3. Software Test
4. Software/Hardware Integration
5. Product Release and Delivery
6. Production of software documentation
7. Support of delivered products

Skill Set :
Ada83, Ada95, AdaCore GnatPro, Python
VxWorks for PowerPC targets
Ground based real time data acquisition systems experience.
MIL-STD-1553, STANAG-3910, IEEE 488, RS232, Ethernet
Technical report writing (MS Office tools)
Military avionics systems knowledge and experience
Product configuration and version control processes.

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