Software Assurance Consultant

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£50000 - £70000 Per Annum 8-10% bonus per annum



Software Assurance Consultant:

Our client is a leading technical IT and engineering services consultancy with 10 offices in the UK and 3 offices in Australia. With over 800 staff, their IT projects team are expanding their capabilities in a number of sectors, primarily covering government, nuclear, defence, transportation and the power industries.

They are looking to recruit Software Assurance Consultants to join the Software Assurance Team. Current and emerging work streams will offer you the chance to use your technical skills to make a contribution to a wide range of systems engineering and assurance projects.

You will be joining this growing team and will work on some of the most innovative and high-profile projects in the UK.

Ideally candidates will have a previous experience working with the Defence or Aerospace sectors although candidates from other background will also be welcome.

Successful candidates will have experience in and be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A track record in managing Software development programmes or providing Software assurance consultancy.
  • A good understanding of the Software life cycle and design principles, particularly when applied to applications where there are safety implications associated with degraded or abnormal performance.
  • A good understanding of standards such as DO-178B/C, IEC 61508 (or sector specific derivatives), IEC 60880, EN50128, DO-254, DO-278, Def Stan 00-055.
  • The ability to assess Software processes, tools and evidence for compliance against Software standards
  • A good systems engineering perspective and a good appreciation of the system and platforms in which the Software/PES operates.

You will have fantastic interpersonal skill, leadership skills and a logical approach to problem-solving.


Bristol, Staffordshire, Surrey, Dorchester, Plymouth, Warrington.

In return our client is offering a salary of £50k – £70k (depending on experience) + bonus + career development + company benefits.

Please contact Dan Harvey for a confidential chat or email your CV to prompt a call back.

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