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Principal Engineer – Software Engineering (Software Management)

  • Cornwall
  • Contract
  • £50.09 - £55.09 per hour

Principal Engineer – Software Engineering (Software Management)

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Bristol as a Principal Engineer – Software Engineering.

The role will be an initial 6-month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to work for our client in the Maritime/Defence industry, supporting their System Software Manager in controlling the build and licensing for their Software.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reports to Software Manager on progress of tasks.
  • Advise Technical Authorities on interpretation and acceptance of Software deliverables to ensure the delivered solutions meet the specified contractual and regulatory requirements.
  • Interface to subcontractors on interpretation and acceptance of Software requirements.
  • Interface to Customer on interpretation and acceptance of Software requirements.
  • Work closely with Design Assurance team to ensure a consistent approach to the above.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Experience of requirements management in DOORS.
  • Good experience of governance across the Software development lifecycle.
  • Be a quick learner and confident working in a complex software and systems development environment.
  • Role requires strong communication, diplomacy and interpersonal skills – thinking outside the box.
  • Some knowledge of DEVOPS (Software Factory) and baseline management an advantage.

What we’re looking for in you

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.
  • Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.
  • Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Bristol

Rate: £54.50 per hour (inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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