Principle Software Engineer (Distributed Systems, Neural Nets)

Understanding Recruitment Ltd
£80k - £90k pa + bonus + equity
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Principle Software Engineer (Java, Distributed Systems, Neural Nets)

We are looking for a Principle Software Engineer / Technical Lead (Java, Distributed Systems, Neural Nets) to join our forward-thinking research led Machine Learning / Artificial startup. Based in central Oxford and a year old, we have been utilising the brightest academic minds in Machine Learning; researching different ideas in how Machine Learning can be applied to modern-day technology. Much of our work so far has been in Python, though we are looking for at moving forward in using a contemporary Java stack. We would like a Principle Software Engineer / Technical Lead in our business to shape our technology and processes as we get our first flagship product out to the world at huge scale.

We are a team of just over twenty people, though we have just been given the green-light on a round of funding which will give us a runway of three years with forty people within the business. Once you are up to speed as a Principle Software Engineer / Technical Lead within our startup you will be growing your own team as we move forward in moulding our industry-leading Machine Learning research and patents into different products and tools.

As a Principle Software Engineer / Technical Lead you will be leading our Research Engineers, though no prior knowledge of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence is necessary though an interest and enthusiasm for the field is essential.

We can offer a Principle Software Engineer / Technical Lead the following:

  • To be a part of a highly specialised team of Research Engineers, Machine Learning Engineers & academics
  • A chance to be a part of the, most arguably, the most relevant area in technology at the moment of Artificial Intelligence.
  • A start up with no 'red-tape' or bureaucracy.
  • To join a startup who have a wealth of passion and enthusiasm for tools and products that will affect the global technology market.

Key skills include: Principle Software Engineer / Technical Lead, Java, Core Java, J2EE, J2SE, Python, C++, AWS, Cloud, Architecture, Design, Software Engineer, Software Developer, Programmer, Programming, Stack.

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