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26 Jun 17. Senior Software Engineer in South Wales
Location: South Wales CF45, UK
Salary: £350 – £435 Per day
Job type: Contract
Category: Defence Engineering
Job Reference: 11432344
Posted on: 12 Jun 2017
About the Role: Senior Software Engineer required reporting to be a key player within the Software development team to deliver key underlying functionality. The role spans software requirements, architecture, and stretches into detailed design.
The company requires an experienced Senior Software Engineer to be part of the team responsible for delivery of an Electronic Architecture (EA; computers, displays, networks, servers, etc.). There is a requirement to provide a DefStan 23-09 GVA electronic architecture, and this role is key in delivering compliant software architecture to meet this user need.
The successful candidate will have the below skills:
Experience across Software Requirements Capture, Architectural Design, Implementation and Test.
Professional experience developing distributed, multi-threaded, real-time software systems.
Professional experience implementing software applications and services using C++.
Proficient in system requirements and design capture in UML using Object Orientated Design methodologies.
Familiarity with software configuration and change control best practice.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
The below skills are also highly desirable:
Defence/automotive/aerospace industry background.
Embedded System design.
Rhapsody or equivalent UML modelling tool.
MISRA C++:2008 guidelines.
Static code analysis tools such as LDRA.
Greenhills MULTI and Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 development environments.
SVN configuration management tool
Candidates must be willing to undergo the security vetting procedure
28 Jun 17. Boeing, Georgia Tech Unveil Advanced Development Research Center. Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Georgia Institute of Technology have announced the opening of a new advanced development research center that will tackle some of the toughest technical challenges in manufacturing.
The Boeing Manufacturing Development Center (BMDC), located in the new 19,000-square foot Delta Advanced Manufacturing Pilot Facility at the university, will enable Boeing researchers and Georgia Tech engineering students to work side-by-side on implementing automation in industrial applications.
“This advanced center will let Georgia Tech students collaborate with Boeing engineers to help drive the development of innovative factory automation solutions in aerospace,” said Greg Hyslop, Boeing chief technology officer and senior vice president of Engineering, Test & Technology.
“Georgia Tech’s long and productive relationship with Boeing includes immersive educational support for our students, collaborative research, and development of aerospace innovations,” said Steve Cross, Georgia Tech executive vice president for Research. “Our relationship is an exemplar for industry-university engagement as we meet jointly shared aspirations for the future of education and the advancement of technology.”
One of the first research projects at the BMDC will focus on utilizing industrial robotics for machining and fabrication applications that can be applied to the manufacturing processes at Boeing. For more than 25 years, Boeing has supported a variety of manufacturing research activities at Georgia Tech, such as developing control systems on cranes and mobile platforms, and active flow control for aircraft wing tips. The university is one of 10 primary strategic secondary schools, including Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford, Cambridge and California Institute of Te