C# Software Engineer

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Location:Greater London

C# Software Engineer

Would you like to play a key role in the design, development, integration and test of the Shared Infrastructure software? We currently have a vacancy for a C# Software Engineer at our site in New Malden.

As a C# Software Engineer, you will be working within an Agile software development environment, writing new code for a number of Shared Infrastructure products.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to design and develop software across the whole lifecycle and for it to be used on board multiple platforms, including Royal Navy ships.

Your main responsibilities as a C# Software Engineer will involve:

Participating in capturing requirements, designing, implementing and testing of software for the Shared Infrastructure system.

Preparing specifications, develop designs in line with specifications and all quality and technical standards.

Responsibility of the production of C# software under an Agile process to company coding standards

Carrying out complex technical analyses and investigations, including evaluation and selection of technical options, and prepare reports with suggested recommendations to support the resolution of problems and the improvement of engineering capability.

Conducting peer review of colleagues software

Responsibility of the production of test schedules to enable testing of software you have developed

Unit and System testing of software that you have produced.

Your skills and qualifications:


Degree or equivalent qualification/experience held in a technology, engineering or science related discipline

Either registered as an Incorporated or Chartered engineer / relevant Professional body or willing to gain qualification

Ability to operate in a large, complex multi-project environment

C# experience

Agile development process experience

Being able to work to timescales and deliver a quality product


WPF (Windows Presentation Foundation) experience

What we're looking for in you:

You will be a proactive individual with excellent communication, both written and verbally. Furthermore, you will display your flexibility in response to changes in tasking and priorities, these both will be shown in your drive and commitment to improve standards.

In addition you will demonstrate a good customer focus through understanding of needs and programme drivers and can showcase this through your ability to work with large teams.

Location: New Malden

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Maritime Naval Ships

We design and build a full range of naval ships, giving customers the capability to fulfil extensive naval operations. We also develop and integrate state of the art combat systems for the surface fleet, equipping customers with the best possible information to operate effectively in modern naval environments. We are committed to creating solutions that protect and strengthen nations, commerce, communities and people. That’s work that inspires us. That’s BAE Systems.

You will find we offer a wealth of career options. From offshore patrol vessels through to Type 26 Global Combat Ship and QE Class aircraft carriers, the projects you’ll be involved with are exciting and challenging and will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.

Attracting and retaining the sharpest minds is essential for a globally competitive UK naval engineering business. Our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what’s important to you, whether that’s job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we’ll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.