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Software Engineer

Date: 21-May-2022

Location: Portsmouth, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Introduction:

 

At QinetiQ we’re dedicated to defending sovereign capability, protecting lives and securing the vital interests of our customers. We are a company of over 6,000 dedicated people providing technological and scientific expertise that helps our customers protect, improve and advance their vital interests.

 

We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests.We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests.Working across every aspect of the life cycle of critical equipment and infrastructure, providing services and products that address our customers' most pressing challenges; our breadth and depth of experience spans many markets and industries.

 

Purpose of the role:

 

In this hands on development role, you will be working as part of a project team supporting the development an innovative planning system for unmanned autonomous vehicles. The system has been developed against ISO2701 standards (product quality code).

 

As a C# Software Engineer, you will primarily be responsible for the design, implementation, integration with external systems and maintenance of the products components during it’s lifecycle.

 

The Fit:

 

Essential Skills:

  • Proven track record of developing in C#
  • Skilled in the full software development lifecycle
  • Must have a genuine passion for software Development
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Eligibility for Security Clearance (or hold live clearance)

 

Desirable Skills:

  • Exposure / knowledge of unmanned systems
  • WPF, WCF, Protobuf
  • Automated Testing
  • Knowledge of Atlassian Tools

 

Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance as a minimum.

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 What’s in it for the C# Software Engineer?

 

  • Competitive Salary
  • Working for a recognised company with an excellent reputation
  • Career development across a diverse International organisation 
  • Excellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much more
  • Working in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)
  • Flexible working
  • You will be working within industry leading teams and people

 

We look for outstanding technical people, creative and analytical thinkers, decisions makers, influencers and excellent communicators. Join us today.

 

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Why Join QinetiQ?


As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation, courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges. You’ll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you’ll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in an diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture here.  


Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits.  You’ll receive highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what’s happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more. 

 

About QinetiQ


As a company of over 6,000 dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.