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C++ Software Engineer

C++ Software Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    Up to £65 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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C++ Software Engineer - £65 per hour inside ir35 - 12 months (extension highly likely) - Hertfordshire - one stage virtual interview - fully onsite working - Sector: Aerospace & Defence

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a C++ software engineer too work with a global leader in aerospace technology.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on cutting edge defence technology seen nowhere else in the country.

Due to the security nature of the role the candidate must be able to obtain SC security clearance before starting the role.


  • Supporting the Design and developing Test Equipment software to test world leading complex aerospace systems and sub-components;
  • Working with a wide range of teams and stakeholders across the company to deliver test software capability of products from early concept to production.
  • Exploring and experimenting with new implementations and technologies to meet the ever-challenging customer requirements.
  • Challenging and implementing real change when opportunities arise in the way the software is developed both within test software and the wider software community.
  • Working in a Software Engineering office / lab environment engaging with test equipment and electronic circuitry.

Core Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of C and C++
  • Previous experience of developing Software in the area of test solutions
  • Good team working and communication skills.
  • Must be able to obtain SC security clearance.
  • Previous experience working in an agile development team.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience of NI TestStand
  • Hold a current SC security clearance.
  • Knowledge of electronics measurement and debug techniques using equipment such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analysers
  • Understanding of communications and serial interfaces such as RS422, RS485, Modbus, CAN and 1553
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