AIRBUS Defence and Space Limited
Airbus pioneers sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world. The Company constantly innovates to provide efficient and technologically-advanced solutions in aerospace, defence, and connected services. In commercial aircraft, Airbus offers modern and fuel-efficient airliners and associated services. Airbus is also a European leader in defence and security and one of the world's leading space businesses. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions and services worldwide.
We are looking for a Java Developer to join Airbus Defence & Space in Portsmouth. You will join our Data Engineering Group and report to the Software Manager.
The department develops and supports a number of key software products used during the manufacture of satellite payloads. The complex and critical products are a mix of architectures and languages for a range of different customers.
You will need to be eligible to gain UK SC Security Clearance.
You will operate as a full-stack developer, taking requirements / technical specifications through design, develop and test (Unit & Regression) phases.
You will deliver developments to agreed timescales, with the resultant software being architecturally sound and scalable.
The implementation and development of current software applications and process for current and future software platforms used within the design / testing of a satellite payload during manufacture.
Writing, debugging and validation of software components migrating to future software architectures and databases,
Where required, support current software builds.
Working closely with the software testers to resolve defects as well as contributing to the code coverage of products by generating unit tests.
Providing software support to live projects using the products.
Experience in designing distributed software architectures in Java 8 (onwards), Java EE and the Spring Framework across Windows/Linux platforms
Experience of modern development methodologies, including Maven, CI (Jenkins) and Test Driven Development
Good understanding of database solutions
A background in Engineering or Technology
A good understanding of AGILE methodologies
Our Offer To You
In return we can offer a competitive salary with annual profit share; an ever growing list of company benefits including enhanced pay for maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave and very strong, very real strong career development options across our transnational, market leading company.
Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.
Please let us know if you need us to make any reasonable adjustments for the selection process – you can share this with the Recruitment Business Partner who gets in touch if you are invited to interview. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible facilities; auxiliary aids; room layout etc. Any information disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.
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