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Software Engineer - Python

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
£40,000 to £70,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

CV Screen is recruiting for an experienced Software Engineer with strong Python skills to join a leading technology company operating in the defence and national security market. This is a role based in the South West, with travel to the offices required on an ad hoc basis - a salary of up to £70,000 is available.You will join an organisation who work with cutting edge technology and research. You will join a company of over 50 who are all working to make a difference.


You will use the latest technologies including Python and Angular to develop Internet facing systems, complex data and analytics, and machine intelligence. You'll carry out high risk research, turning academic and company research into engineering, build concept demonstrators, develop prototypes, and deliver managed services. Your work therefore spans the whole spectrum of software development.


- Candidates will have a good degree in computer science (Master or PhD desirable)A knowledge of a wide range of software languages and methodologies, including Python, JavaScript and Angular.

- Experience with a major defence company would be an advantage.

- Please be aware that because of the nature of work, staff require a Government security clearance, and a successful candidate must be a British citizen and meet the criteria for clearance.


£70,000 Plus fantastic benefits which include:

  • Flexible working hours, additional paid or unpaid leave and sabbaticals which is all designed to give you the quality of life that you desire.
    • A competitive salary depending on experience
    • Generous pension provision: Company contribution is 10% of basic pay
    • Performance and business development bonuses
    • 25 days holiday per year plus Public Holidays

LOCATION:Largely Remote or hybrid Work with the requirement to travel to offices in Gloucestershire when required.Would suit candidates based in:

Bristol Gloucester Cheltenham Swindon Tewkesbury

TO APPLYPlease send your CV and details through to Sam Gillett of CV Screen in strict confidence.

ALTERNATE TITLESSenior Software Engineer Software Developer Python Developer

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  • Job Reference: 706201805-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CV Screen
    CV Screen
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent