Location: Crawley, United Kingdom
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ATM in Crawley has a fantastic opportunity to work as part of a team developing TopSky Air Traffic Management Software and Systems. TopSky is a mature product sold worldwide, and we develop evolutions of the standard product are required for specific customers.
The Software Engineer will be responsible for performing software engineering activities on allocated projects across the full software project lifecycle (under the overall guidance of an experienced TopSky engineer and Software Engineering Manager (SwEM).
This role may be of particular interest to someone interested in Air Traffic Management (ATM) or Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM).
What you will be doing and what we're looking for from you:
- Develop Software enhancements for the TopSky Product
- Experience of object oriented software development
- Development using C++
- Working in a Linux environment
- HMI developer using C/Motif and / or C++/Qt
Note: If you do not have Ada, Motif and / or Qt experience, you should still apply as training will be provided.
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