Software Engineer

Forces Recruitment Services Ltd
£30k - 35k per year
13 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A Software Engineer is required to join a dynamic and exciting company which specialises in industry leading cyber-security software. The successful candidate will be experienced in C++, C++11, STL and Object Orientated Programming and Design. They will enhance the company's products, and develop new projects. The position offers a competitive salary, employment package and great place to work.

Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Object Oriented software design, code (primarily in C++) and test for platform independent applications;
  • Making decisions at architectural level
  • Updating and writing documentation;
  • Assisting Team Leader with training and mentoring other members of the team;
  • Leading iterations of projects;
  • Liaising with support and occasionally customers;
  • Attending of Trade shows as and when required;
  • Contribute, and to certain extent manage, process improvement activities.

Skills, Qualifications, and Experienced Required:


  • 2+ year's commercial experience in C++.
  • Strong C++ development experience including C++11 and STL.
  • Good understanding of Object Orientated Programming and Design.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent team working skills.
  • Passion for learning.


  • Knowledge of Qt and CMake;
  • Knowledge of Jira and Linux operating system;
  • Knowledge of networking technologies (routers, switches and firewalls);
  • Knowledge of IT security best practices;
  • Experience with Unit Testing;
  • Experience or understanding of agile and scrum methodologies.


Pension scheme

Healthcare plan

Standing desk option

Childcare vouchers

Cycle scheme

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000

Location: Worcester

Job Type: Permanent

Vacancy Reference: HQ5121

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