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Senior Software Developer (25887)

to £65k package w/ top benefits

Returning to work? Opportunity for flexible working for an independent developer

Based south of Cambridge, this software and IT team develop internal web tools used for scientific applications and healthcare analytics. Their current projects include work covering informatics used for COVID-19 analysis that have impact for current research.

They are currently looking to hire a Senior Software Developer to join their team. The team participate in discussions for requirement capture, and contributions for development direction, as well as coding and deploying new software products. There is therefore the opportunity to learn new aspects including develops and scientific documentation.


  • Demonstrable background in software engineering.
  • Experience with Java or JVM languages.
  • Additional experience with JavaScript used for frontend development - may have had exposure to JavaScript frameworks. Further experience with Python would be beneficial.
  • Working knowledge of Linux and relational databases.
  • An interest in biological sciences, healthcare or just making a positive contribution to the world.

It is expected that interested applicants will be degree qualified, and their CV can demonstrate delivery of a substantial complex web software project.

The team work collaboratively and support is provided via in-house training, and courses where required. Further, this role would suit someone looking for flexibility in their work due to family commitments or just looking for a work-life balance.

On offer is a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits including ones reflective of supporting employees and providing a nurturing environment to do your best work. Long term partial remote working is possible.

Keywords: Make-an-impact, Supportive Work Environment, Shared Responsibilities, Software Development, Web Applications, Inclusive Hiring, Flexible Working

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