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    Job Description
    TitleSoftware Architect
    Job code[SCJ3171]
    Job posted on11/10/2018
    LocationLuton
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    EducationBachelor
    Contract typePermanent
    Start datewithin 2 months
    Job Description

    Summary

    An experienced Software Architect with a strong Software Development background. Able to architect bespoke software systems, lead development teams through full development lifecycle and prepare technical proposals to win new work.

     

    Responsibilities / Duties

    Software Architect & Technical Manager

    System Design Authority - responsible for the overall design of the system, its compliance to requirements and any applicable legislation and its acceptance by the client.

    Plan and execute Integration and Test campaigns

    Management of technical team, including subcontracts if required.

    Technical point of contact with the client

    Production of documents (technical and also development plans)

    Preparation for and presentation of formal technical milestone reviews (e.g. Preliminary Design Review, Critical Design Review, Factory Acceptance Test, Site Acceptance Test)

    Responsibility for delivery of technical aspects of the project to schedule, budgeted effort and quality requirements.

    Preparation of proposals to win new work including:

    Understanding of the technical requirements and the context within the overall project scope.

    Specification of the solution, trading off alternatives

    Accurately estimating the effort required to implement the solution (covering the full life-cycle of the project)

    Writing clear, concise, technical proposals to express the solution and its benefits to the client

    Software Development

    On occasion the role can require hands-on software development support to projects (e.g. coding of critical areas, code review, prototyping/validating approaches & frameworks to be adopted).

     

    Qualifications / Experience

    Degree qualified (relevant degree with Software Engineering modules, or equivalent experience). Ideally the candidate will have at least 10 years commercial experience of software development.

     

    Essential Skills                                      

    Requirements analysis

    Software system design/architectures

    Integration and Test

    Software Team leadership

    Technical proposal writing

    Accurate software development effort estimation

    JAVA programming and modern architectures / web development.

    Relational database design and solutions (e.g. Oracle, Postgres, SQL)

    Web application servers (Tomcat, JBoss, Wildfly etc.)

    Configuration management (Git source code control)

    Good working knowledge of software development methodologies (Agile and Waterfall)

    Knowledge of Space Ground Segment software domains (Control Centres, Earth Observation)

    UML (Enterprise Architect)

    Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)

    Continuous integration/deployment environments (Jenkins)

    Development of web services (client and server)

    Understanding of virtualisation / cloud based computing

    JAVA Enterprise Edition (including JSF, EJB, JPA)

    Web application development (javascript, HTML/CSS, JQuery, PHP, Python)

    Web content management (Drupal / PHP)

    Big Data Processing & Frameworks (e.g. Hadoop)

    Big Data Databases (e.g. HDFS, other non-SQL)

    Linux development

    Scripting (e.g. shell, perl, python)

     

    Qualities

    Strong written and oral communication

    Team player, open and keen to contribute

    Conscientious, hard working

    Attention to detail

                                           

    Further Details        

    All roles within Telespazio VEGA have a defined closing date, however if a successful candidate is found before the advert expires the role will be closed early.  We would therefore advise any candidate to apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

    Closing Date for applications is 26 October 2018.

                                           

    Location of the position is Capability Green, Luton.

     

    To apply : Please send your CV and covering letter to careers@telespazio.com

    By sending your CV to careers@telespazio.com you give your consent for Telespazio VEGA to hold and process your personal information for the purpose of the application.

     

    Benefits

    Competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package including holiday, BUPA, life assurance and a contributory pension scheme

    Security

    In line with Asylum & Immigration Legislation, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the EU. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process. Furthermore, in view of the nature of the work the company is in, all potential employees will undergo stringent reference and identity checks.

     

    Web Pagehttp://telespazio-vega.com/careers/vacancies/
    Contact information
    CompanyTelespazio VEGA UK Ltd
    Contact nameLouise Rees
    Address350 Capability Green
    Luton
    United Kingdom
    LU1 3LU
    Phone+44 (0)1582 399000
    Fax+44 (0)1582 728686
    Emailcareers@telespazio.com
    Web Pagehttp://www.telespazio-vega.com


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