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Software Developer

Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Software Developer Ashchurch £50,000 and Benefits Introduction Are you a confident, skilled and experienced Software Engineer, with extensive development expertise, that is keen on moving into a key role in a high-profile customer-delivery-focussed team? We are looking for a Software Developer to join one of our clients, who is a large defence company based in Ashchurch. As a Software Developer you will work as part of a team to deliver the development of bespoke interfaces to external systems, data proxies and simulation systems that will be used to present high-quality live demonstrations to customers. Roles & Responsibilities As the Software Developer, you will be responsible for: Delivering novel solutions to the expanding current and prospective customer base. The delivery of software development tasks in support of the product portfolio. The development of bespoke interfaces to external systems, data proxies and simulation systems that will be used to present high-quality live demonstrations to customers. Taking ownership of projects - planning, developing and presenting proof of concept solutions to customers with support from the wider team as required. Skills & Qualifications We are looking for someone with the following: A solid background of object-oriented software development using either Microsoft .Net Core (C#) and/or Python is. Experience of development of systems utilising technologies such as HTTP REST, XML, JSON; Databases such as SQLite, PostgreSQL. Be familiar with using and creating APIs, experience working with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and working knowledge of TCP/IP networking including development for data exchange and transmission. Sound fundamental knowledge of IP Network and System architecture design, Database architectures, Active Directory, Group Policy, Virtualisation technologies and Serial Communications. Hardware integration and configuration - for example integration of communications hardware (modems, radio receivers, cryptographic equipment), Proposing IT hardware such as servers, workstations, storage. A knowledge and understanding of defence and government communications networks would be advantageous but not essential. Radio Frequency (RF) Engineering, fundamentals of RF, signals test and measurement. RF hardware (signal generation, spectral analysis) would be beneficial for some projects, although not essential for the role. You will require a relevant Engineering or IT qualification such as a degree, foundation degree or HND alongside Chartered or Incorporated status with a Professional Body such as The IET or British Computing Society. Alternatively, Membership and evidence of working towards Chartered or Incorporated status. Due to the sensitive nature of some of our existing and target projects the successful candidate will be expected to obtain and maintain a Developed Vetting (DV) security clearance. Salary & Package What's on offer for this exciting role: £50,000 Flexible working (able to work from home 1 day per week) Generous holiday entitlement of 25 days plus bank holidays Life assurance Discounts from over 850 retailers. Employee Share Plan Personal development training an opportunities How to Apply If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to (url removed) or ring (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Sandra who can tell you more. Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful
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  • Job Reference: 705243443-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
    Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £50,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent