Roke imagines a more secure world. A world where technology protects, rather than exposes. A world where expert engineers, consultants and business support staff collaborate to protect what matters most to our clients.
Our newest Business Unit, formally known as Cubica, based in Woking, Surrey, is specialising in artificial intelligence, machine learning, data fusion and autonomy. Principally supplying into the defence and security sectors, it is a trusted supplier to the UK Government, Law Enforcement, and a number of international defence suppliers and private sector organisations. Many of the technologies have been developed and commissioned to detect criminal behaviour, protect assets and help save lives. It is also recognised by the UK Government as leading innovators in their field of expertise.
We are currently recruiting for junior Software Engineers to join our growing team. You will be working on state-of-the-art systems for processing imagery, video, sensor, and intelligence data. If you have a strong understanding of software engineering principles, real-world development experience, and a flair for innovation, we’re keen to hear from you.
Roke are a leading technology & engineering company with clients spanning National Security, Defence, Consulting and Industry areas. We work alongside our customers to solve their complex and unique challenges.
Your projects will be diverse – working with varying clients, across a number of sectors, using a range of skills. Consequently, we are looking for individuals able to work flexibly across projects in different domains. You might apply your skills to rapidly prototype new approaches & solutions.
Equally, you may apply them to complement or advance existing solutions.
Working on a wide variety of projects on all parts of our stack. This includes low-level infrastructure, algorithmic modules and font end.
Use of a variety of technologies including deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, traditional computer vision libraries like OpenCV and big data engines like Apache Spark.
Example tasks would be involvement in architecting a multi-sensor processing system or helping to build scalable systems for analysing video content.
High level responsibility from an early stage with support from a team of highly-skilled computer scientists, mathematicians and developers.
Why We Want You
Computer Science Degree
Open to graduates as well as those with some commercial experience
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
Solid understanding of software engineering principles and good practice
Positive attitude and ability to self-start
Optional; highly desirable demonstration of personal projects and active contributions to open-source community
Why You Should Join Us
We have a competitive salary and access to a number of additional flexible benefits, which will cover Health and Wellbeing, Savings and Protection & Life, Leisure and Entertainment.
Roke has a great community of groups with shared interests. These enable people to share ideas and be passionate about tools, technologies & techniques, which interest them.
We are committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity, Diversity and Inclusion. Our working environment is friendly, creative and inclusive. We will consider flexible working arrangements and support a diverse work-force and those with additional needs.
Due to the nature of this position, we require you to be willing and eligible to achieve a minimum of SC clearance. To qualify, you should be a British Citizen and have resided in the UK for the last 5 years. For more information about clearance eligibility, please see https://(url removed)/guidance/security-vetting-and-clearance.
High level clearance bonus is available and will be considered on application