Research Software Engineer (Optimisation, Python, ML)

Recruiter
Understanding Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£70k - £90k pa + bens
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Research Software Engineer (Optimisation, Python, ML) We are seeking a Research Software Engineer (Optimisation, Python, ML) for our growing Artificial Intelligence business that investigates using cutting-edge Machine Learning algorithms to reduce energy wastage across the world. We are a research-led international medium sized business - and now we are looking to build our second office in Cambridge from the ground up. As a Research Software Engineer / Research Engineer, you will join us as we push forward with our research which has the potential to affect hundreds of millions of people; whilst having a profoundly positive effect on our environment. As a Research Software Engineer / Research Engineer, you will play an important part of shaping our business as we build our Cambridge office. You will work closely with our wider research team who have field-leading expertise within the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Intelligent & Complex Systems. We are looking for an ambitious Research Software Engineer / Research Engineer at our forward-thinking company who isn't afraid to take risks and fail; we want people to be as creative with their thinking as possible to take our company to new levels of success. As a Research Software Engineer / Research Engineer, you will work alongside Research Scientists - designing, engineering, developing models and algorithms on top of implementing software libraries required for varied research. We are open to tech backgrounds - we use Julia, Matlab and Python though are more than happy to see people from Java, C++ and other language backgrounds. What we can offer a Research Software Engineer / Research Engineer - A company where you can have a significant impact on the direction of our business as we grow our presence in the UK. - An environment which will value and push forward your experience or research in one of the following: Distributed Systems / Distributed computing / Machine Learning / Statistics / Probability Theory / Optimisation - Lots of Personal Development - we will financially support any relevant learning in the form of training, conferences, seminars etc - A relaxed and informal working environment with very little bureaucracy. - A flexible working office environment, occasionally working from home is something we support. Key Skills Include: Research Software Engineer / Research Engineer, Researcher, Engineering, Python, Matlab, Julia, Research, PhD, Publications, Times-Series Forecasting, Distributed Systems, Distributed Computing, Machine Learning, Statistics, Probability Theory, Optimisation, Design, Programming, Engineering, Software Libraries, Open Source, algorithms, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Economics, Energy Markets.
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