Software Engineer (with current DV clearance)

Romsey, Gloucester or London (with travel expected), United Kingdom (UK), Roke [00159]

Field(s) of expertise
Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

We deliver advanced research, development services and products and is a vendor neutral supplier, picking the most appropriate technologies to achieve the required performance and capabilities. We are seeking highly motivated and knowledgeable staff, although when you are working across ground-breaking projects it is rare that you will have nothing new to learn.

We are looking for number of exceptional Software Engineers to work at Roke’s state of the art sites in either Romsey or Gloucester, delivering robust product code and associated tests for a number of related code bases. We will provide you with unrivaled opportunities to travel to and work from our client sites across London, Gloucestershire and the South Coast.


You would join forces and work within our outstanding software engineering teams to deliver and present new capabilities to prestigious end users.

You will make a significant contribution towards:

  • The Development of yours and others’ ideas from concepts into state of the art products.
  • Working with and applying Agile and DevOps methodologies and tools to customer challenges.
  • Solution and component design, development and testing.
  • Supporting Roke’s Business Development team by providing technical consultancy input and contributing to complex bids.


What do we expect from you?

  • You will be capable of the design and development of Java, JavaScript, Enterprise Java and/or C++ code.
  • A deep understanding of concepts such as test driven development, continuous integration and version control.
  • The aptitude to collaborate with internal and external partners, occasionally working autonomously.

What additional skills would we find useful?

  • Familiarity with both system and unit testing frameworks is something that would benefit you.
  • We would also benefit from skills across additional languages including Angular JS, Django, SQL and/or Python.
  • The ability to understand, adapt and architect complex software systems.


Due to the nature of this position, we require you to either DV clearance. As a result, you should be a British Citizen and have resided in the UK for the last 10 years for DV.

We will provide you with assistance in transferring your clearance, as well as, we also offer a high level clearance bonus.

We are committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity, Diversity and Inclusion. Our working environment is friendly, creative and inclusive. We can accommodate flexible working arrangements, and support a diverse work-force and those with additional needs.

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