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20th Jun

Java Developer

— Drones, unmanned vehicles & autonomous technology

Location:
Bristol
Type:
Salary:
£35K - £50K
  • 100% remote working role.
  • Work with some of the most cutting-edge autonomous systems.
  • Multi-disciplinary & highly technical environment.

A leading developer of drones and unmanned flight vehicles is looking for skilled Java Developers to join their innovative engineering division in delivering cutting-edge UAV solutions across the maritime & aerospace sectors. Unmanned technology is among the fastest growing industries, and with plans to double company size over the next few months, there’s a real focus on driving their market-leading products forward. Initially you’ll be joining the business on a fully remote basis with the view to open up a Bristol office in the near future. Working alongside extremely talented multi-disciplined engineers you’ll be developing your skillset in a rapidly evolving and innovative industry.  

What skills you’ll be needing

  • Proven hands-on development experience using Java 8. Experience of Java Swing/Java FX is desirable but is by no means essential.
  • Good understanding of software refactoring & maintenance best practices.
  • Experience of regression testing and test automation frameworks.
  • Be well-versed with software configuration management.
  • Experience of Unified Modelling Language (UML) & related tools such as Enterprise Architect would be beneficial.
  • Experience working in Scrum/Agile environments would also be a bonus.
  • Willingness to obtain BPSS clearance.

What you’ll be doing

Joining a collaborative team of highly technical engineers, your focus will be to assist with the design, implementation and testing of Java software to support product research & development. You will contribute to exciting new and existing projects, developing applications to support flight & simulation activities or innovating existing ground control systems while gaining knowledge of leading autonomous systems. Following Agile methodology, the company operates on a flat hierarchical structure meaning roles are ever evolving and you’ll have the opportunity to get involved with all areas development.  In this role you will be working with some truly cutting-edge technology so a passion for innovation is key!

What you’ll get in return for your talents

On top of a salary of us to £65K you’ll receive a competitive benefits package which includes 25 days annual leave, company pension, Cycle to Work scheme, childcare vouchers and more. Further, you’ll be working with some of the most cutting-edge autonomous systems in a truly immersive environment.

What’s next?

Sounds good? Send your CV to Ellen (01179 269 530) now for more info!

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Ellen Davies

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