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Senior Software Engineer- Biotech

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


Senior Software Engineer

The company is a biotech based in Cambridge who is focused on drug discovery and development for protein-misfolding diseases. This role will sit in their growing data and analytics team.

You will have three focus areas; the development, optimization and maintenance of custom analytics software packages; the design of data management pipelines for data extraction, transformation and loading; and the design of tools and dashboards to facilitate data retrieval and visualization.

You will take full ownership over the deployment of the packages and will also have the chance to contribute to the data science platform in developing methods such as algorithms for high-throughput image analysis.

Key responsibilities:
*Design, develop, refactor, test and debug software packages serving the company's scientific platforms by writing reproducible, well documented, and efficient code
*Define standardised ETL pipelines for data output from a variety of experimental assays (from in-vitro to in-vivo)
*Implement visualisation tools (e.g. dashboards)
*Lead software deployment on on-premises and/or cloud infrastructure
*Optimise/parallelise implementations of computationally demanding algorithms
*Contribute to the design of data science methods for image analysis

Key skills:
*BSc and/or MSc in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related discipline
*Strong computational skills- Python
*Solid background in SQL and database design NoSQL and experience with graph databases is also desirable)
*Previous experience in software deployment on cloud-based and hybrid infrastructure
*Previous experience in digital image/signal processing is desirable
*Ability to understand complex problems and to design and implement novel solutions
*Ability to communicate efficiently with both technical and non-technical audience

If you are interested in finding out more about this role then please get in touch with Sabrina Deo at sdeo@pararecruit.com

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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Reference: sd-srsoftwareeng
  • Updated: 17th September 2021
  • Expires: 1st October 2021

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