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Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy - Cambridge

REAL Technical Solutions Limited

Posted on Sep 15, 2021 by REAL Technical Solutions Limited

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
IT
Immediate Start
£87.5k - £87.5k Annual
Full-Time


Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy - Cambridge

£87,500 including bonus/Cambridge

Core skill set:

  • PhD in a scientific field, or equivalent experience.
  • Digital signals processing.
  • Python/numpy.

My client a global leading cutting edge technology business require an experienced Senior Software Engineer ideally with strong Python and NumPy.

The role:

  • As the Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy, you will help to develop a revolutionary new technique to store data in glass using femtosecond lasers and read it out using advanced optical imaging techniques.
  • This position is for a proficient software engineer who will have the opportunity to impact the design of this exciting new storage system by helping develop the software driving the system - they have already built an early technology demonstrator.
  • As the Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy, you will be joining an incredibly talented multi-disciplinary team of Laser physicists, optical physicists, electronics engineers, and computer scientists, working together in a tight-knit team to build this storage technology of the future.
  • You would be responsible for working on the software for the read signal quality diagnostics.
  • They are looking for someone with excellent software design and implementation skills.
  • They are looking for someone with excellent software design and implementation skills. The ideal person is skilled in signal processing and filtering on 2D images and is comfortable with the continuous mathematics underpinning this.
  • This project spans multiple disciplines, so good communication, teamworking and demonstrated research competence (PhD, masters or equivalent in a relevant discipline) are important for the role.

Experience required for the Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy position:

  • Strong knowledge and experience within Python and ideally NumPy.
  • PhD in a scientific field, or equivalent experience.
  • Digital signals processing.
  • At least 3 years industry experience.
  • Can work independently with minimal supervision towards defined tasks within a team environment.
  • Able to thrive in a highly agile environment where priorities and tasks change frequently.

Typical day in the role of Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy:

  • A day will usually involve some mixture of: feature design work, writing code, modifying existing code, testing changes. Talking to other team members to clarify requirements and coordinate over the use of equipment.

What they offer the Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy:

  • This is an opportunity for a talented software engineer to influence high impact, disruptive projects.
  • The ideal candidate will enjoy being challenged and learning new skills around the core competencies described.
  • The solutions developed are overwhelmingly for prototype systems, often with fast iteration rates.
  • We have a fail-fast attitude where experimentation and risk are embraced.

Senior Software Engineer - Python/numpy - Cambridge

£87,500 including bonus/Cambridge




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