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Location: Tyne and Wear, England
Industry: Defence and Military, Applications, Applications Development and Integration, C++ Developer
Rate: Up to £1 per hour + NEG
Job Type: Contract (6 Months)
Posting ID: NEAPPS02SE

SC Software Engineer Job Description:

My client are at the start of an exciting 2 year project.

There are a number of positions within the project to fill:

  • 1 off Software Architect

  • 1 off Senior Programmer/Tester

  • 1 off Programmer/Tester and Technical Author

    The project has many aspects that are real-time in nature (10sec to 10msec timeframes).

    The hard real-time aspects will be written in C/C++ and based upon multiple the Beckhoff software and hardware platform.

    The non-real-time aspects of the project will be written in C# in a Windows environment.

    The data storage will be via a non-schema time-series database with storage rates of 1000+ entries per second.

    The following skill sets are required for this project:

  • Real-time C/C++

  • Beckhoff Software/Hardware Environment

  • Ethernet communications

  • Serial communications

  • XML (for configuration)

  • SCADA design and code (Beckhoff preferred, but not essential)

  • Win forms design and code
The project will be developed on the client premises. Due to the security aspects of this project there will be no opportunity for home-working and the client will provide all IT equipment.

For the right applicant, there may be the opportunity of permanent employment at the end of the contract.

Allegis Group Limited and Aston Carter Limited operate Employment Businesses and Agencies and are companies within the Allegis Group Inc. group of companies, the fourth largest staffing company in the world, (collectively referred to as the "Allegis Group"). TEKsystems and Aerotek are divisions of Allegis Group Limited. Applicant data will be treated in accordance with the Allegis Group's Privacy Notice By submitting personal data to any company or division within the Allegis Group, the applicant is providing explicit consent to the use of such data by the Allegis Group and to the transfer of such data to and from the Allegis Group companies within the UK, Europe and outside the European Economic Area in connection with the fulfilment of the applicant's voluntary requests, and the fulfilment of other job opportunities that match the applicant's profile, and confirms that they may be contacted about such job opportunities.

Required Skills:

real-time C, C++, beckhoff, ethernet, serial

About TEKsystems:

TEKsystems® provides technology staffing and services, helping businesses deploy high-calibre IT and communications expertise under a range of delivery options including Staffing Services, Team Services, Global Services, and Workforce Management Services. We’ve become a billion-dollar services company by continually building on what we do best – blending superior client service with an unrivalled ability to source and manage talent to precise specifications, resulting in successful technology executions. Our offerings address various applications, infrastructure, and communications needs including technology deployment services, enterprise software support services, and asset management services. TEKsystems is a division of Allegis Group Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Allegis Group® Inc., the fourth largest staffing company in the world. Allegis Group Ltd is an Employment Business and Agency.

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