Senior Cyber Engineer - Principal Cyber Engineer

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  • Location:

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £39000 - £108000 per annum + excellent bens.

  • Contact:

    Sam Bason

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sam Bason

Senior Cyber Engineer or Principal Cyber Engineer

Your Opportunity to Define Possible. Our Opportunity to Deliver the Nation's Security. Together.

  • Defence; Security; MOD; Cyber Security

  • Software Development; DevOps; Python, C, C++, C#; Java; AWS; Agile

  • £39,000 - £108,000 + excellent bens.

  • Cheltenham (Hybrid and flexible hrs available)

  • Eligibility for DV req., not required to start

About Your Opportunity:

  • For the Senior role you will be an experienced developer looking to pursue technical leadership opportunities with an aspiration to take on more responsibilities of technical project delivery

  • For the Principal role you will lead at the forefront of technical innovation and acting as a role model for our junior engineers to aspire to

  • This role provides software development plans and sprint planning goals which give our customers their competitive edge.

  • Informing and influencing customer's technical strategic decisions

  • Working autonomously on highly assured and documented code, you are able to empower others with clear accountability and set the example for junior engineers.

  • You will be granted opportunities to lead customer demonstrations and Proof-of-Concept feature development, your contributions will be pivotal to defining possible to our customer's most intricate problems.

Your Responsibilities:

  • You will deliver well-designed, documented and tested code in Python, C, C++, C# and/or Java.

  • Principal level candidates will demonstrate an In-depth experience of leading agile software development teams, embracing DevSecOps to enable high assurance deliverables maximising the utility of well-defined CI/CD pipelines

  • Responsible for design decisions of features to be implemented in complex software projects.

  • Internal team champion and mentor for high assurance development methodologies and robust documentation.

  • Lead Proof of Concept feature development with opportunities to present research to our customers.

  • Stakeholder in defining CICD pipeline processes and testing methodologies for project deliveries.

  • Able to perform autonomously with a high degree of flexibility.

Your Experience:

  • Can demonstrate proficiency across two or more programming / scripting languages; with an aptitude to learn others. Particular emphasis on a native language paired with Python.

  • Experience of designing and developing innovative software solutions whilst remaining up to date on future technologies / trends.

  • Experience of debugging and disassembling third-party tools and libraries.

  • Demonstrable experience leading agile project deliverables through to completion and within agreed timeframes.