Software Validation Engineer

Job Ref: 58365
Sector: Technology
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 09 November 2018
  • Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, UK GBR
  • Competitive
  • Nigel Bishop
  • 02392708532

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Onboard Software Validation Engineer:

We are looking for a highly motivated engineer with good experience in embedded software development. You need to be enthusiastic, passionate and eager to apply your excellent software engineering skills to the ever changing and exciting world of Space. Being at the forefront of Space exploration through working on the very latest Space missions provides a unique and challenging opportunity for you to contribute to, and make a difference, in one of the largest growing areas of scientific discovery.

SW Validation Role Tasks

Developing test procedures, execution, debug and formal results preparation.

Anomaly investigation, including liaison with software designers and requirements authors.

Inspection of peers' test procedures versus applicable technical and process requirements.

Configuration & administration of updated test software


Essential qualifications/skills/experience:

Engineering degree in software, computer science or similar

Experience of Real-time embedded software engineering lifecycle process. (Min. 3years relevant experience in real-time embedded Software engineering domains - design, code/test, integration, validation)

Software process oriented. Disciplined & quality mind-set (on-quality, on-schedule, on-cost)

Excellent software problem solving skills - diagnostic approach (solution-oriented)

Good communication skills in English (verbal & written)

Proficiency in formally validating software against baseline requirements

Java programming (min. 2 years professional experience); C coding; Linux scripting skills

Desirable experience:

Experience in the satellite/space, avionics or similar industry.

ECSS software engineering standards (Q-80B, E-40).

ERC32 / LEON / SPARC processor.

MIL-STD 1553B, and/or spacewire.

Data transport packet protocols (CCSDS).

Microsoft Windows 7; Linux Red Hat 4.x

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

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