R / Java Software Developer

Recruiter
polkadotfrog Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

polkadotfrog are exclusively seeking a Software Developer to join our growing client to develop software to translate and implement internal mathematical / statistical models to be deployed within an existing and evolving platform.

As the Software Developer you will be joining a collaborative team that are working with existing APIs and microservices to implement new features on a diversity of computing platform. You will be developing maintaining and monitoring the platforms on a regular basis as well as providing local and remote user support, requiring an understanding of requirements, issues and explaining how to use systems/applications. Within this new position you will be working with statistical languages such as R and you will get involved in mathematical modelling.

The successful candidate shall ideally have a computing science or mathematical background with commercial experience working within a development and ideally test driven environment working with Scientific software development. You shall have strong OOP skills working with languages such as Java or Python with solid SQL skills.

Key Skills:

? Experience with statistical programming languages such as R
? Strong mathematical modelling or scientific computing skills
? Strong OOP skills (Java, Python or equivalent)
? Git experience (pushes and merges)
? SQL (any variant) skills
? Working with and/or developing APIs
? Proven track record in enterprise-level software development.

Desirable:

? Java servlets/application frameworks
? PostgreSQL experience
? Scientific software development
? Continuous Integration
? Linux environment including scripting
? Data visualisation experience
? Front-end GUI development


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959399367