Senior Software Engineer

Riskaware is an energetic software development and consultancy business which provides innovative solutions to the scientific research and technology sectors.


Job Description
Riskaware is currently looking to recruit high achieving science, mathematics or engineering graduates or post graduates with at least 2 years’ experience working in a similar industry and role. Candidates should have a proactive attitude and a willingness to learn more and develop within the company under the mentorship of experienced industry professionals. The role will involve working in agile customer-focussed software development teams. Experience in cyber, data analytics or physics-based modelling will be considered advantageous. Candidates should also possess some experience in either object orientated or statistical programming languages (e.g. C++, Java, Python, JavaScript, MATLAB or R).


Experience/Qualifications

  • University Honours, MSc or PhD Degree in a mathematical, scientific or engineering discipline.
  • Knowledge and skills in one or more significant technical or scientific disciplines
  • Good at technical problem solving
  • Knowledge of programming languages (e.g. C++, Java, Python, JavaScript, MATLAB or R)
  • Knowledge of system modelling techniques
  • Awareness of the software development lifecycle
  • Effective time management
  • 2 years commercial software development experience

Main Duties and Responsibilities
Typical duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Taking technical responsibility for specific aspects of the software system being development under the supervision of a Technical Lead
  • Undertaking all work in accordance with agreed technical and quality standards and using appropriate methods and tools
  • Documenting all work in accordance with agreed standards
  • Contributing during technical meetings and assisting in the presentation of issues and solutions
  • Working co-operatively with others to achieve project goals

To apply for this opportunity, please submit your CV and accompanying covering letter to recruitment@riskaware.co.uk

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