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Software Developer (Python or Java) (25225)

Central Cambridge
£Excellent + benefits

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Growing AI start-up seeks developer with sound knowledge of Python / Java

Our client is developing intelligent software for integration into a wide range of consumer products, creating and applying machine learning algorithms to large and diverse bespoke data sets.

This role is in their platform team, where you will play a vital role in building their core platform for storing, sorting, processing and, finally, applying machine learning to, data.

You will be an excellent Python developer with 5+ years commercial development experience or, alternatively, a similar level of experience with Java and a familiarity with Python. Your experience will involve successfully taking multiple software projects through to completion and imaginatively and collaboratively solving technical challenges.

You will also have a good academic background, including a 1st or a 2:1 in a relevant subject from a well-ranked university, excellent communication skills and a desire to be part of a growing early-stage company working in an exciting field.

You will stand out if you have some experience of:

  • PostgreSQL
  • Unix / Linux
  • Machine Learning

In addition to a competitive salary, excellent benefits and pleasant offices in the heart of Cambridge, this role offers the opportunity to work and become familiar with a wide range of technologies, from Python to Java, PostgreSQL to Elasticsearch, and deployment to AWS.

The client’s core platform is evolving fast and this is an excellent opportunity to get involved in the burgeoning field of artificial intelligence. Get in touch now if this sounds like the role for you!

Keywords: Python, Java, Start-up, Platform, Cambridge, Data, SQL, Unix, Linux, Machine Learning, AI.

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