Java Developer – Semantic Technology
You will be developing cutting edge, semantic software for the life science and healthcare industry.
Our client, based in Cambridgeshire, are a rapidly growing global semantic technology company whom focus on the healthcare and life science market. Their award winning, innovative platform transforms textual content into connected data used for business intelligence, machine learning and search. Their client base covers the majority of the world’s major pharmaceutical companies and their technology has won numerous global awards for innovation and achievement. Joining this company means that as well as a highly competitive salary and attractive benefits package, it’s also an opportunity to work somewhere with a different philosophy. They’re excited by the possibilities for their technology and embrace new use-cases and ideas. They don’t stick to a rigid architecture but encourage the use of the right technology for the right problem, looking to all their developers for input and inspiration. This is a company where you have the opportunity to have your voice heard and are encouraged to take ownership of key projects with room to explore new areas and research new projects for the future.
My client are known for solving the problems other solutions can’t and they are looking for developers who thrive when faced with new challenges and opportunities.
You will be:
•Developing new components for their semantic technology platform.
•Working with customers and partners to integrate multiple APIs in data workflows.
•Testing and documenting the above.
•Working to deliver exceptional customer support.
•Developing rapid prototypes to test potential approaches in areas such as text mining, machine learning, graph technology, or others suited to your skill set.
The ideal candidate for this role will have:
•Experience of developing and deploying Java 8 solutions
•Familiarity with common forms of data such as XML and JSON and experience processing such data
•The ability to design and build unit-tested, modular code and deploy and run it on Linux servers locally or in the cloud
•Experience of designing or using RESTful web services and deployment of data across the network.
•Understanding of Agile software development process.
•Lucene based search technologies such as ElasticSearch
•An interest in Machine Learning / AI or some experience with common toolkits
•Docker / Git
•Querying databases using SQL
•An outside interest in coding.
•Knowledge of semantic technology is not a requirement, however a willingness to learn about the approaches and technology in this area is required.
Should you be interested in this position, please do send your profile and call for further information.
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Unfortunately, sponsorship cannot be provided so you must have the right to work in the UK.