Senior Software Developer - Cross Domain

BAE Systems UK

Location: Somerset

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Senior Software Developer - Cross Domain

Location: Yeovil. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements

Salary: Circa £52,500 depending on skills and experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Designing technical solutions and providing software development and testing of those solutions
  • Adherence to project processes and software development practices
  • Supporting system test and integration activities
  • Producing technical documentation
  • Generating and managing of requirements
  • Estimating and reporting progress
  • Leading a moderate sized team of software developers and being responsible for the required deliverables
  • Planning, scheduling, assigning, and reviewing work of the team
  • Liaising with multiple stakeholders and reporting on progress
  • Coaching more junior staff in software development, and leading a team of software developers, while being responsible for the required deliverables

Your skills and experiences:


  • Strong C++ and Java experience
  • Experience of modern libraries including STL, Apache libraries (NiFi etc)
  • Good understanding of networking fundamentals
  • Linux or Windows development experience


  • Defect Tracking software (JIRA preferred) would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of distributed version control systems
  • Experience with automated build and continuous integration suites


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual leave incentive.

The Digital Intelligence team:

Customers increasingly demand information and technology solutions delivering advantage, communications, planning, operations and cyber protection. C5ISR within Digital Intelligence is where we design and build cutting edge IT solutions for incorporation into products and services.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.


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