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Software Engineer

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04 May 2012
01 June 2012
Michael Clarke
Job Function
Specialist Area
Contract Type
£35000 per annum

Further information

Software Engineer

Qualified to a minimum of degree level in a software-related discipline, the successful candidate will have had two or more years experience of the development of embedded, real-time software applications, preferably using MISRA C and ARM assembler languages.

Reporting to the software team leader and working closely with other members of both the hardware and software design teams, he / she will be involved in all stages of software design, and is expected to be familiar the relevant aspects of a requirements-driven process. In particular, the successful candidate will have had experience of working within a controlled software lifecycle, involving -

- Software Requirements Derivation and Definition
- Structured Software Design
- Module and Interface Definition
- Application of Coding Standards including Documentation
- Peer Review
- Configuration Control
- Target Hardware Testing
- Formal Design Proving and Acceptance

In relation to the use of a requirements-driven process, experience of working with DOORs, or similar requirements management tools, would be an advantage, as would experience in developing low-level requirements from system specifications.

Specific experience in some, if not all, of the following areas would also be considered advantageous in identifying the successful candidate -

- Use of ARM 7 or later processors
- Use of UML
- Safety-critical systems
- Working within the constraints of the DO-178B development and certification process for airborne software applications
- Use of low-level communication buses such as I2C, SPI, and CAN
- Use of time-critical Ethernet or ARINC664 communications
- Familiarity with handling electronic assemblies
- Use of modern test and diagnostic equipment, including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic and communications analysers, etc.

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK
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