Research Software Development Engineer - Top Tech Studio

Job Title: Research Software Development Engineer - Top Tech Studio
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-12-14
Reference: RESO141117
Contact Name: Henry Exelby
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 14, 2017 18:38

Job Description

I am currently on the lookout for a Research Software Development Engineer, focusing on Machine learning to work in a cool tech studio based in Cambridge.  

Key Responsibilities & Requirements

Strong proven experience in implementing and evaluating deep learning models.
3+ years’ experience with a modern deep learning framework – a proven track record of substantial code contributions to such a framework is a strong plus.
  • Ability to read and discuss scientific papers published at major Machine Learning conferences, and to implement and validate published models and training approaches.
  •  Educated to Masters (required) or PhD (desired) level in Machine Learning, Computer Science or a related area, or proven comparable experience in applied Machine Learning.
  • 5+ years’ experience in software development, with a proven track record of building and shipping high-quality software.
  • Experience with scalable data processing and/or container-based (e.g., docker, kubernetes) infrastructure a plus.
  • Collaborate with a diverse team, e.g., with backgrounds in research and applications, and diverse skill sets.
  • Enthusiasm for working on state-of-the-art Machine Learning applications that push the boundary of what is currently possible.

If this sounds like you get in touch, I look forward to hearing from you.