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Software Engineer – Defence – Salisbury – 6 month Contract – OUTSIDE I

Software Engineer – Defence – Salisbury – 6 month Contract – OUTSIDE I

Job TypeContract
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Rate – Up to £520.00 per day (Limited Company)
IR35 Status – Outside IR35
Contract Length – 6 month contract
Hours per week – 40 hours
Location – Salisbury, Wiltshire
Security Clearance Required – Live and Active SC Security Clearance

Due to project sensitivity and location, candidates must be UK Nationals only and hold active SC Security Clearance. 

Working on-site with the wider project team, you will be creating leading edge solutions to problems never worked on before; building toolsets and connecting hardware to modelling and simulation software within a modelling of weapons systems project – a project that is using ground breaking science to support the UK’s front line Defence.

Essential Knowledge:

  • Degree level or equivalent in a Science or Engineering discipline (e.g. Mathematics, Physics or Engineering, inc Software Engineering).
  • A proven Software Engineer with a track record in programming Matlab, Simulink and/or C++
  • Hands-on experience in this field.
  • Good understanding of the physics behind EO Countermeasures, sensors, dynamics, optics and lasers
  • Experience in real time, and faster than real time, software environments


  • Due to the highly secure environment that work is conducted in, you must be a UK National, eligible to work and live in the UK
  • Full UK Driving Licence

C/C++ Software Development