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Software Team Lead

Software Team Lead

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    Technology & Digital

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    £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum

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    Jake Appleton

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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SOFTWARE TEAM LEAD - Up to £90,000 per annum - Hertfordshire - Hybrid (3 days in, 2 days from home) - INTERVIEW ASAP

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a Software Team Lead to join our client within the defence industry in a permanent capacity.

What Is The Purpose?

  • To provide technical leadership of software developments at our client.
  • To support the design and development of new product ranges.
  • To manage technical documentation, bug reporting and inspire colleagues.
  • To improve our client's software process

What Will You Be Working On?

  • You will work on the architecture and implementation of a wide range of software products ranging from simple implementations on a single microcontroller to multi-processor Linux systems providing state of the art orchestration of in excess of 500 processors.
  • You will take pride in providing modern, easy to use user interfaces through high-definition touchscreens.
  • You will be an implementation-oriented person, who gets things done quickly and pragmatically
  • You will work on a range of protocols including TCP/IP, UDP, SNMP, CAN, SPI, and will feel just as comfortable debugging at this level as you are at board level with oscilloscopes and logic analyzers.
  • You will be writing embedded software in C, and JavaScript in both Bare Metal and Linux environments, but occasionally, you may be asked to look into Python or SQL.
  • You may have experience of automated software testing and have a desire to use such techniques to improve software quality.
  • You will look after scheduling and general management of the team.


  • Strong software design skills
  • Strong operating system knowledge including Linux and Bare Metal programming
  • Strong EMBEDDED C skills
  • JavaScript (Ideally under Node.JS)
  • Ability to work effectively to meet scheduled development goals and deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of team and on own initiative
  • Strong IT skills
  • Strong planning, problem solving and organisation skills
  • Awareness of communications/satellite industry/SDR/technologies

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