Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer - SC Cleared

Location: Pilton, Edinburgh (Full time on site)

Rate: £55per hour inside ir35

Clearance: SC Clearance required

With Queen's Awards for Enterprise in Innovation and International Trade, Leonardo's Edinburgh site employs approximately 1,800 employees who specialise in the provision of multi-role surveillance radars and countermeasure systems. Originally built in 1943, the site has a rich heritage of innovation, and today it produces world leading technology, including lasers for the US Army's Apache helicopter, CAPTOR radar for the Typhoon, the Osprey radar for Norway's all-weather search and rescue helicopters (NAWSARH), the Seaspray Radar for the US Coast Guard, and the Raven radar for Saab's Gripen Fighter aircraft.

In partnership with Northrop Grumman, the Edinburgh site has also produced some of the most sophisticated laser Infrared Countermeasures (IRCM) capability in the world, with three generations of Directional Infrared Countermeasures (DIRCM) systems developed.

This is an exciting opportunity for you as an Engineer to bring your skillset and knowledge to a fast paced, dynamic and forward thinking working environment. To stand out from the crowd you should consider yourself an expert in at least one of the following:

  • UML and C++
  • Python, Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, GItlab
  • OOD (Object Oriented Design) techniques
  • Matlab Simulink
  • Knowledge of standards such as RTCA 178C and coding standards such as MISRA C/C++
  • Full software lifecycle including: Requirements Management, Design, Implementation, Test and Integration
  • Rhapsody, VxWorks, DOORS, Dimensions or similar tools