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Software Engineer (Permanent)

Location: Kent Country: UK Rate: £27k - £32k per annum

Software Engineer - Permanent - Kent - up to £32,000 DOE - SC or Willing to Undergo

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generating requirements from customers, successfully managing and delivering customer requirements
  • Developing software architecture
  • Designing, implementing and integrating this technology


  • Degree or equivalent qualification in a Scientific/Engineering (electronics-engineering, software-engineering, physics, maths) environment that has included significant programming experience
  • Excellent Software Engineering skills, with experience in C/C++
  • Practical experience of developing Embedded software (eg for Embedded Linux platforms)
  • Experience of interfacing software with hardware
  • Experience in UML for software design and a familiarity with software modelling tools (eg Simulink or Scade)
  • Awareness of Scripting languages such as MATLAB, Python or Bash
  • Knowledge of Scrum/Agile development
  • Working knowledge of Git/Subversion or other configuration management
  • Understanding of TCP/IP Networking, experience of socket programming
  • Experience of Linux and Windows application development, with an awareness of software verification

Company Benefits:

Our client's employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. They also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

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You will be required to hold a minimum of SC or Willing to Undergo. If you do not hold an active SC or Willing to Undergo please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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Posted Date: 12 Jun 2019 Reference: JS-J7534 Employment Agency: Datasource Computer Employment Contact: Alex Cleaver