Lead Software Engineer

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    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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    Information Technology

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    Geoff King

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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We are looking for a Lead Software Engineer to join out client's team in Cheltenham!

This is an exciting opportunity for C# or C++ software engineers with technical leadership experience.


Designing new test equipment software solutions and incorporating new requirements into existing solutions;
Development of test equipment software to production standards complying with all regulatory and safety requirements;
Responsible for the full software life cycle - from initial requirements through to formal software release and support;
Provide technical guidance and leadership to personnel supporting the assigned project;
Mentor junior / less experienced engineers;
Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned project and/or tasks in line with engineering policies and procedures.


Extensive C# or C++ software development experience;
Software Architectural Design experience;
Must be willing to learn new programming languages, including National Instruments CVI;
Technical leadership experience;
Experience with configuration / change management tools;
Debugging/fault finding;
Hardware / Software integration experience;
Experience working on engineering initiatives within the wider engineering business.

Nice to have:

Experience of using non speciality language for software development, either C++ or C#;
Experience of using National Instruments Test Stand and/or CVI for software development;
Agile Software Development - e.g. Sprint planning, Scrum, Retrospective etc.

If you feel this is the right opportunity for you, do not hesitate to get in touch!