Senior Software Engineer Required South Africa

Serial No: 196943
Location: Western Cape, South Africa - View on map

Our client is a leading provider of commercial and military jet engines and components as well as avionics, electric power, and mechanical systems for aircraft with an extensive global service network to support these products.

Position: Senior Software Engineer

Location: Remote within South Africa



Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive
  • Extensive Benefits package available


The Role

The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for the design and development of real-time embedded software within an integrated team environment. They demonstrate independence & sound technical judgment to execute on assignments, identifying problems and formulate solutions. The Senior Software Engineer takes an innovative approach to problem solving and shares technical knowledge with others in the group, team and across the organization.

  • Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures and product / program requirements
  • Provide technical leadership to personnel supporting the assigned project
  • Document technical data generated by the assigned project consistent with engineering policies and procedures
  • Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments
  • Participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives and generic issues
  • Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviews
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data is generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures



  • Degree from an accredited university or college or equivalent level of knowledge or experience
  • Experience of software design lifecycle within Aerospace or similar controlled industry
  • Experience designing and implementing real-time embedded software
  • Experience of relevant Software
  • Experience with target hardware
  • Experience developing Safety-Critical Real-Time Avionics Software
  • Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good problem solving and solution building skills
  • Demonstrable success achieving and exceeding internal and external (customer) milestones


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