Senior Software Engineer - C#.NET / Desktop
About the role
Here at Babcock International, we're looking for someone dynamic, ambitious and eager to make an impact to become our next Senior Software Engineer.
We are a quickly expanding, friendly team looking for enthusiastic people to bring new ideas, grow and improve with us. Join us as we pioneer delivering complex and interesting solutions!
As our team grows, we want to help and learn from each other in a supportive and relaxed environment with the main aim of delivering high quality software products. Everyone's opinion counts and you'll have the opportunity to really make your mark on this ground-breaking project.
You will be working with a team of 8 software engineers to develop and deliver a flagship product which will help shape the future of Defence Systems Technologies.
Who we're looking for
We are recruiting for a Senior Software Engineer to work within Babcock International on Defence Systems Technology projects.
As a Senior Software Engineer you will work as part of a dynamic team developing software solutions, you will have an understanding of various development methodologies (Agile / Waterfall) and Design Patterns.
You will have a good working knowledge with application development and Automated Test Environments and experience with C# and .NET.
In this role you will be expected to develop modular software functionality to meet customer requirements, be actively involved and collaborate with the software team and document technical design and code.
You will use various software development tools for Issue Tracking, Configuration control and software development and unit testing. You will work closely with project teams including Project Management, Systems Engineering, Integrated Logistics Support, Engineering, Commercial and Business Development.
You will also provide technical assistance and domain expertise.
What do I need to do the role?
* Experience with C# .NET
* Desktop applications
* Azure DevOps
* Strong process / documentation experience
* A positive "can-do" attitude - this role is about timely delivery of solutions, not just about identifying problems!
* A willingness to think outside of the box and propose innovative solutions based on new technologies
Lastly, you'll need
* Team / project leadership experience
* HNC / HND or Degree in a suitable engineering discipline (or similar relevant qualification) - candidates without this qualification will be considered, if they can demonstrate considerable relevant experience within an equivalent role
* Membership of a Professional Body such as The IET or British Computing Society
* The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role, which in this case is SC
Where it all fits in:
Defence Systems Technology (DST) forms a critical, and growing part of Babcock's Marine organisation. Our dynamic and motivated leadership team is committed to an exciting transformation agenda that will help DST to innovate, modernise and create a more people-focussed business that can support our customers' mission. Working across a range of exciting design, manufacture and support projects, DST employs approximately 1,500 people across the UK and overseas with the largest sites based in Bristol, Plymouth, Portsmouth and Ashchurch.
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