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Scientific Software Developer C++ (23943)

Oxford
£40k to £100k DoE

PhD, physics, maths, modelling, C++, fluid flow, multi-threading, Oxford

Our client is looking for a high calibre scientific software developer with excellent programming skills in C++ to join their select software team working on fluid flow modelling. The role will involve developing numerical schemes, building code in C++ and subsequently assisting end-users in the commercial environment.

A critical part of this role will be to research, develop and optimise high performance parallel implementations of algorithms using large computing clusters.

This role requires a PhD (or equivalent experience) in maths, physics or engineering with evidence of strong programming skills; it is open to fresh PhDs through to more senior experienced developers.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • PhD level maths, physics or engineering with a first degree from a top world-ranked university
  • Demonstrable and excellent programming skills in C++
  • Fluid flow modelling
  • The ability to work alongside other software developers in a coherent team

The following attributes would also be of interest:

  • Experience with parallel architectures – MPI, multi-threading
  • Knowledge of the complete software development life-cycle

You could be part of this select team, based in purpose-built offices in Oxford; they have secure financial backing from a large multi-national parent organisation.

Keywords: Software, C++, PhD, maths, physics, algorithms, HPC, parallel, modelling, multi-threading, Oxford

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