Software Engineer

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    IT, Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50 - £55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


Role: Software Engineer

Location: Cheltenham / remote

Duration: Initially until 31st March 2021

Rate: up to £55/hour

Our client are a world leading provider of Jet and Turboprop Engines and they currently have 4 exciting contractor vacancies to work as part of their team, contributing to the overall design & development of real time embedded software to the guidelines of DO178B/C Design Assurance Level A and associated processes.

Key Activities/responsibilities:

  • SW Development (requirements, design, code)
  • SW Verification (review, test, analysis.
  • Undertake sw engineering tasks as requested by team lead.
  • Provide feedback if the task appears more complicated than first envisaged.


1] Proven understanding & significant experience within the Aerospace industry (or similar) in at least 4 of the following areas of real-time, embedded software development:

  • SW requirements analysis
  • SW design
  • implementation (language is C)
  • module test
  • integration test
  • timing analysis

2] Experience of target hardware (one or more of the following: PowerPC (Freescale P10xx), Coldfire, PIC Microcontroller, TMS320)

3] Experience in requirements and/or design verification and validation.

Desired Qualification:

  • Experience in use of: DOORS, TI Code Composer Studio IDE, WindRiver Workbench, LDRA (or similar), Dimensions, Rally and Jenkins
  • Experience to Agile and/or iterative development processes
  • Exposure to support of Aerospace Certification Authority led activities, including SOI Audits
  • Experience in writing assembler
  • Knowledge of network protocols inc. ARINC 664, ARINC-429, ARINC 629 and ARINC-825 (CAN)

To apply please send your CV's in the first instance.