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Software Engineering Manager | Bristol

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The opportunity: 

We are looking for a Software Engineering Manager to join our team. As a Software Engineering Manager you will support the Head of Systems Engineering to deliver an innovative, technology led and efficient engineering function that supports all Business Units and Programmes.

What will you be doing: 

As a Software Engineering Manager you will be: 

·     Supporting the production and maintenance of all Software Engineering and Integration processes

·     Ensuring processes are followed and evidence is documented to support and necessary audits – internal, external and accreditation

·     Identifying opportunities for improvement and recommending solutions for incorporation in to both the engineering processes and wider business processes

·     Identifying training opportunities (either in-house or through external providers) to ensure all engineers remain current and competent in their roles

·     Management of software integration labs – elicitation of project requirements, recommending solutions, working with the facilities team to implement them and support during delivery

Skills for success: 

·      Previous experience as a Software Engineering Manager

·      Knowledge and experience in software Development (we mostly use C# and Java)

·      Knowledge and experience in Agile/Scrum

We know that there is no such thing as perfection, and we don’t want you to be put off from applying. If you are excited about the role have most of the skills or experience, we are looking for, and feel you would be a good fit we would still love to hear from you. 


What we look for :
Growth is in our DNA, we look for you to be collaborative and innovative.  

Elbit Systems UK is a close-knit team, with team strengths coming from different cultures and experiences, and so being a good communicator and manager is important, along with experience of managing high performing teams – under time and delivery pressures, along with the added ingredient of location changes.


What's in it for you: 

Elbit Systems UK is at the forefront of technological innovation within our industry and as our presence grows in the UK, we want to recruit talented individuals to build a cohesive and diverse group on numerous projects.  

Working together is central to our culture. We offer a total rewards package including support for flexible working and development with us. Some of the things you can expect from us are: 

·      Flexitime and flexible working including holiday purchase  

·      25 days annual leave + UK bank holidays increasing with length of service 

·     Secure your financial future with our pension package, life and critical care cover 

·     Healthcare including employee assistance programme 

·     Discounts, free gifts, wellbeing support and more through Perkbox 

·      Make your money go further with salary sacrifice bikes, technology and electric vehicles 

·      Professional membership fee covered 

·      Family-friendly policies including enhanced family leave 

·      Hybrid working. We are hybrid first for every role where that is possible, some of our roles are based with our clients, or have security classification restrictions. Where it is within our control roles are hybrid first 


About Elbit

Elbit Systems UK are a Defence, Technology and Aerospace company working on a range of technologies for both military and civilian applications. We are new to the UK but our global presence in over 17 countries and over $4B in sales has enabled us to rapidly grow, and we are looking for you to join us on that journey.  

We have an open collaborative environment where people are encouraged and supported to bring their best. Respect and honesty are at our core and our ambitions are big.  

It’s fast paced, driven and creativity is at our core to achieve our best work. We’re a trusted and progressive business and we help our people grow with us. 

Please note: due to the nature of the work we carry out you will be required to obtain security clearance and therefore we are only able to consider those that have the right to work in the UK. 

Join us in redefining the future.  

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