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Software Engineer - Defence domain

Job ID: R0106635 Location: Paço de Arcos, Lisbon District, Portugal
Full time, Fixed Term / Temporary
Location: Paço de Arcos, Portugal

Thales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air. Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.

Thales Portugal is a Competence Centre of the Thales Group, whose mission is to integrate and develop solutions and products for Thales projects worldwide. Having around 220 specialized human resources Thales Portugal has a strong capability to design, develop, and deploy systems and services efficiently in the Defence, Security (Critical Information Systems, Critical Infrastructure and Banking) and Transportation markets.

EDISOFT, a Thales Group company, is focused on providing the most advanced solutions in the Aeronautics, Space, Security and Defense domain.

We are looking for a Software Engineer to be part of a team responsible for developing a tactical communications system for the Defence domain.

As a Software Engineer, you will define the technical architecture and design information systems, mainly in the Personnel and Logistics areas.

You will analyze the customer's needs and develop the system requirements, creating a general software architecture and design required. You will communicate with the Developer the design to be produced. You will create the documentation necessary to model the software development and to describe the system environment. You will develop test scenarios and test cases, review results and promote adjustments as needed. You will interact with external national or international stakeholders related to the Defence domain.

About you

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Engineering or similar
  • Knowledge in Java, ANSI-C, C++.
  • Knowledge of GIT
  • Development experience in Windows and Linux environments
  • Knowledge of scripting languages, like Python
  • Proficient in English

Desirable skills:

  • At least 2 years of experience in system analysis and/or system design
  • Experience in the Defence domain
  • Good communication skills and adaptability to different contexts and levels of responsibility

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