Clojure/Clojurescript/Javascript/Python Platform Developer-Big Data Analytics & Intelligence-London

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represent talent
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The company have created a platform for analyzing text and discovering market intelligence, and they are looking for a talented software engineer to help to build that platform and the products built on top of it.

The Company

The firm have created a brand new technology platform for analyzing text and discovering market intelligence, and they have done this in collaboration with some of the world's leading scientists and academics. The text analytics system unlocks insight from unstructured data and enables clients to develop insights and to solve the challenges created by the vast pool of data now in existence. The company are currently experiencing strong growth and have offices in the U.K. and the U.S.A.

The Role

The company are looking for a talented software engineer to continue to developer their new platform and to build new products on top of it. The role will offer a large degree of autonomy and you will have the opportunity to develop the system as you see fit, so you will need to be a confident self starter, who is not afraid of taking the lead.

Desired Skills and Experience

The firm are looking for a polyglot developer who is confident and practised in several different languages and domains. Given the complexity of the system, the firm want someone who feels confident using different languages to solve different challenges. You will need to be confident on the whole stack, from data ingestion through to new product features, as well as the importance of web operations.

The firms tech stack comprises of the languages Clojure/Clojurescript, Javascript, Python, frameworks like Storm, Node.js, React, Angular, Compojure and databases like DynamoDB, Elasticsearch and Postgres.

However the firm is open to seeing developers from different technical backgrounds who are comfortable learning to use these technologies.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Exceptional technical ability and should be a polyglot developer who is comfortable working in multiple languages and can switch between them to solve different problems.
  • A can do attitude with the ability to develop new ideas and take the lead on projects
  • An active interest in the latest technology and developments
  • Experience in a start-up is a plus but not necessary

This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing technology firm at the forefront of innovation which is creating a revolutionary new platform. The company offers a close and collaborative atmosphere, and you will have the opportunity to offer you input onto other areas of the business.

The firm also offers unlimited holiday, flexible working, and brand new technology for new starters.

The compensation is £80,000-110,000 plus bonus, but this is negotiable for the right candidate.