Location Stevenage
Job-type Full time
Salary £70k - 75k per year + Up to 21% Bonus + Excellent Benefits + Pension + Flexible Working
Contact Annabel Clifford
Call Annabel
Email [email protected]
Reference 103124

Job Title: Senior Software Verification and Validation Engineer

Location: Stevenage

Pay Range/details: Up to circa £75,000

Contract Type: Permanent


Our defence client seeks an ambitious senior Software Verification and Validation Engineer in their Real Time Seeker group as a Senior Software Verification and Validation Engineer. This role has emerged in response to the growing demand for elevated standards in Safety Critical Software. Be at the forefront of innovation and contribute to the development of cutting-edge solutions.

As a pivotal member of our team, you'll be the driving force behind coordinating and ensuring the flawless execution of Software Verification and Validation activities on safety-critical projects. This is a unique chance to shape the future of high-performance software in a dynamic and forward-thinking environment.

You’ll be employed in Stevenage, with the opportunity to work on a hybrid basis with flexible hours.

Due to the sensitive nature of the work within this role, you must be a British National and be able to obtain SC or DV clearance.

This role will require 2 days per week on site on average.


Key Responsibilities – Senior Software Verification and Validation Engineer

  • Process Mastery: Leverage your strong understanding of safety-critical processes and standards, particularly DO-178C, to orchestrate seamless Software Verification and Validation activities.
  • Documentation Guru: Showcase your hands-on experience in generating comprehensive verification plans, documentation, and detailed reporting to ensure the highest levels of quality.
  • Mentorship Champion: Take the lead in mentoring software verification and validation engineers, sharing your expertise and driving continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Strategic Insight: As a strategic thinker, define and guide project software verification and validation strategies, ensuring alignment with overarching objectives.

Qualifications & Requirements – Senior Software Verification and Validation Engineer

  • Expertise: Demonstrated expertise in safety-critical processes and standards, with a track record of involvement in SOI audits.
  • Hands-On Prowess: Proven hands-on experience in generating associated verification plans, documentation, and reporting.
  • Collaborative Leadership: Provide technical expertise to stakeholders and engineers, fostering a culture of best practices and efficiency.
  • Capability Building: Act as a catalyst in building the capability of the software verification and validation teams, identifying skill gaps and engaging with Project leads.
  • Strategic Vision: Bring a strategic mindset, influencing and defining project software verification and validation strategies.

What we can offer – Senior Software Verification and Validation Engineer

  • Annual bonus up to 21%
  • Annual Salary Increase
  • Life Assurance
  • Genuine Career Progression
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid working
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Opportunity to work with a fantastic team!


For more information on this role, please contact Annabel Clifford on 01453 829 536 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected]

Candidates who are currently a Software Validation Engineer, Software Verification Engineer, Senior Software Test Engineer, Lead Software Engineer, may be suitable for this position.

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