Lead Software Engineer - £45,000-£50,000
Our client designs, manufacture and supply technologically advanced, market-leading surveillance and security systems. They are a UK based manufacturer who provides advanced and highly modular surveillance camera platforms for land and maritime surveillance applications. By combining industry-leading video and thermal technology, we are able to deliver precise recognisance of small targets, at long range and in challenging environments. Due to our in-house design team, we can create bespoke solutions to meet the most challenging requirements.
Responsibilities and Duties:
- Split role, 60% coding: 40% managing the architecture / team deliverables.
- Develop new software as well as maintain the existing code base.
- Communicate actively with other internal and external developers to set appropriate development goals and requirements.
- Create policies that help the team for efficient and traceable development.
- Manage internal and external software team to produce high-quality software solution.
- Documentation for development, testing, operation and update.
- Provide technical support for customers and co-workers.
- Troubleshooting any network/hardware/software issue during development and support.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Proficiency in C/C++.
- Experience in Linux OS.
- Experience in Git.
- Knowledge of computer systems, networks, mobile device and other technical equipment.
- Problem-solving and analysing skills.
- Fluent English in speaking and writing.
- Strong communication skills.
- 3+ years of commercial experience in software engineering and/or project management.
- Autonomous and self-motivated.
Good to have:
- Knowledge in network communication protocol (e.g. TCP/IP, HTTP etc)
- Knowledge in serial data communication (e.g. RS232, RS485 etc)
- Experience in customer service.
- Experience in project management.
Permanent, full-time (Monday to Thursday 8:30am-5pm, Friday 8:30am-2:30pm).
Remote working two days a week, subject to the current workload and management discretion.
Free on-site Parking.