Graduate/Junior Software Developer

Due to the unique nature of the cyber security challenge all applicants must be able to obtain UK security clearance (DV standard).

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer in the world. They develop world-leading enterprise, carrier and consumer devices and sell to 45 of the top 50 operators world-wide including leading UK providers. Products range from the latest Android smart phones and dongles through to large core network telecommunications solutions.

You will be joining an established Cyber Security Evaluation Centre in a historic market town based in Oxfordshire. As the team grows, we now have an exciting opportunity for graduates to join us who have relevant Software Development skills.

This position involves:

Software Development: Construct build environments, compile complex multi-platform software, compare resultant binaries and develop tools and processes to support achieving this objective in an automated fashion. The job will therefore call upon software engineering, software testing and analytical skills.

We do not anticipate that applicants will have all the required skills and so comprehensive training will be provided to compensate.

Required Experience:

  • A good degree in a relevant IT subject (Computer Science, Software Engineering etc.)

  • Programming ability in at least one development language

Highly Desirable Experience:

  • C or C++ development using GNU compilers and make

  • Process automation using Windows batch files and Linux shell scripts

  • Understanding of virtualisation technology such as VMWare

Desirable Experience:

  • Virtual Machine configuration and management

  • VxWorks RTOS knowledge

  • Python development

  • Java development

  • Database development

  • C/C++ development using Visual Studio

  • Analysis of binary files using for example IDA Pro

  • Telecommunications network protocols