4 months ago
Software Architect / Developer - Java
Airbus Defence and Space Ltd.
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a Europeanleader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world's leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.
Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture empowers us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
A vacancy for a Software Architect / Developer has arisen within Airbus Defence and Space in Portsmouth. You will join our Network Management Systems group (NMS) and report to the Head of NMS.
You will be a good developer who wants more exposure to defining software architectures within an agile environment. You will help build specific areas of the design and work within the implementation team to achieve the solution. You will contribute to all stages of the software development life-cycle, so you will have experience in requirements analysis, designing with UML and developing with Java.
You will have experience of working collaboratively and contributing to technical discussions with colleagues and customers alike.
You will need to be eligible to gain UK SC Security Clearance to undertake the role.
Tasks & accountabilities
Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:
- Responsibility for a design area
- Work within the implementation team to develop solutions. Work with the team to select tools, frameworks and libraries
- Task estimation and scheduling activities
- Software Development, Testing and Documentation
- Support Software and System Integration
Your role will involve some travel for business and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.
We are looking for applicants with the following experience:
- Degree level education
- Java core
- Common software design patterns
- Knowledge of test strategies (unit/integration/system)
We can offer you all of this and more…
- Exciting career development opportunities across our transnational, market leading company
- An attractive company pension scheme
- Airbus Group annual profit
- A growing range of additional benefits
- Flexible working hours
Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.
We value the strength that diverse perspectives bring to our business, so if you require any reasonable adjustments to participate in the recruitment process please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you.
We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.