C++ Software Engineer


C++ Software Engineer

  • Location

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Software Development

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  • Salary::

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Bowles

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  • Job Published:

    12 months ago

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C++ Software Engineer- Oxfordshire

One of my largest clients, a global leader within the energy sector are currently looking for an experienced C++ Software Engineer to join their team in Oxfordshire for a permanent opportunity.

Job Specification:

We require an experienced C++ software engineer to maintain and support key software security tools which enable our products worldwide. The focus of this team is the delivery of commercial security and licensing solutions to protect software for the energy sector.

This work requires the successful applicant to be experienced in C++, but potentially also have the flexibility to work with Cloud technologies such as Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure, as well as being able to propose and assist with the planning of the delivered solutions.

The development team works closely with the product and service teams in Oxfordshire and from the wider organisation, as well as engaging with external groups on various aspects.

To be successful the applicant must be comfortable working in an Agile software development environment, be able to demonstrate strong initiative, as well as proactively collaborating with other groups.

Job Requirements:

Multiple years of commercial experience developing in C++
Good understanding of Windows and LINUX
Experience with Cloud computing (e.g. Google Cloud Platform & Microsoft Azure)
Experience of authn/z in web tokens
Knowledge of symmetric and asymmetric cryptography
Scripting - e.g. bash and Python
Excellent time-management, multi-tasking, and communication skills. Capable of juggling multiple projects and related complexities at the same time.
Ability to write clean and efficient code
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to work to commercial deadlines
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Combine technical skills and design sensibilities
Learn quickly in a fast-paced environment


Degree or higher qualification in either Computer Science, or Mathematics, Science or Engineering Discipline with programming experience.