Desired Skills and Experience
The ideal candidate will have an impressive history of achievement, will be highly-organised, and will enjoy the challenge of solving complex problems. We have a range of opportunities and would welcome applications from exceptional candidates from early career engineers through to experienced team leads.
An eagerness to travel will be an advantage in this role as it may involve visiting customer sites for meetings, trials, demonstrations and handovers. Some project assignments could involve extended periods of working in a location other than your base office and there may be opportunities for overseas travel.
An SC level security clearance is required for this role, and candidates should already have, or be capable of obtaining UK SC clearance.
Depending on your project assignment and level of experience, you may work on some or all of the following:
High performance wireless application design/development in C++ and related languages.
Managing technical projects and people.
Customer-facing business development and consultancy.
Mentoring and coaching junior colleagues.
Other Desirable Skills and Experience
Understanding of low-level computing concepts.
Understanding of digital signal processing.
Understanding of mobile radio telecommunications systems.
Understanding of radar or sonar.
Our clients Wireless Group provides consultancy services to national security and defence customers, specialising in embedded radio solutions. Solving problems often requires us to produce high-performance software and hardware, using a variety of cutting-edge technologies and tools.
This client operates a demanding and selective community that seeks out the hardest problems and employs the brightest minds to solve them. We value technical ability and dedication, and reward these with rapid promotion and generous packages including private healthcare, share incentive scheme, and performance-related bonus. We also provide training, mentoring, and support for professional accreditation.
We seek like-minded people to join the team of software developers to work on a variety of fast-paced, exciting projects for a number of clients, often working on several projects at a time, and switching between different languages and tools as necessary.
Mandatory Skills and Experience Required
We are looking for ambitious, high-calibre people with the following characteristics:
First class degree in science/engineering/maths from a leading university, PhD a plus.
Proven problem-solving skills.
Evidence of innovation and initiative.
Excellent communication skills.
Wide variety of interests and general knowledge.
Ability to produce high-quality software.