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Senior Software Engineer (23822)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
to £highly competitive + benefits

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senior developer, C++ / Python / PHP, RESTful web services, Cambridge

Are you a senior developer working in C++, Python and/or PHP, skilled at developing web services for Linux? This growing Cambridge company, founded based on research at Cambridge University, are specialists in cutting-edge techniques for analysing and categorising the written word, including highly technical content. They employ advanced analyses and NLP and offer an extensive toolset to their content-focused clients.

You will need:

  • A good degree in a technical subject
  • Expertise with C++, Python, PHP, or a comparable language
  • Familiarity with RESTful web services, API design, and web services
  • An appreciation for modern, Agile development of web services: the company employs Scrum, containers, and the latest frameworks and toolsets
  • An eye for quality, self-motivation, and an interest in scalable systems

This full time role comes with flexible working hours, a competitive salary and bonus potential, and a comprehensive benefits package with perks. The company is lively, friendly and soon to move into plush new offices in Cambridge.

Interested? Send your CV to ECM Selection; whilst we can only put forward the top few candidates, we do read every CV and try to respond to everyone. Or recommend a friend for £250, details at

Keywords: senior developer, C++ / Python / PHP, RESTful web services, Cambridge

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