Apply for this job now

Principal Developer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£50,000 to £66,000
Job Type
16 Sep 2022
Principal Developer Medical Biosciences Cambridgeshire Up to £66k Permanent Langham Recruitment are proud to be recruiting for a high-profile genomics institute / life sciences organisation supporting science and governments globally in tackling a range of diseases including Covid-19 and Malaria. Our client is looking for a Principal Developer to join their team. As a Principal Developer you will be focussing on acceleration of the technical delivery of new digital products, through automation and adoption of first-class infrastructure technologies. Why Join? Our client is not only focused on making positive changes in society, but they also have a development plan supporting YOU with your growth. There is a great opportunity to work on a prominent campus, with facilities that will allow you to increase your technical capabilities. A rare opportunity of being involved in projects that will be recorded in history as pinnacle studies of genomics. Your Core Responsibilities: Lead, Manage and direct in the development of the organisations GPU and HPC platforms from an administrator and Developer perspective Plan out the technical infrastructure aspects of projects whilst contributing to project management decisions Collaborate with other teams to ensure versions of code, firmware and operating systems are up to date, with a clear maintenance road map in place. Create, propose, and develop future road maps Ensure systems are well managed, including backup/recovery processes in place and upgrades scheduled etc. Support current capacity planning with their on-premises infrastructure Mentoring and supporting other members of the team Skills/Experience Required: Proven experience of implanting GPU acceleration and AI solutions Experienced and comfortable in assisting, mentoring and coaching other team members Excellent soft skills with experience dealing with a range of stakeholders Significant experience in scripting languages eg. Python, Java, Bash Experience of DevOps and Agile principles A clear understanding of HPC and Unix systems at scale good working knowledge of cloud architecture Experience in optimising applications in one or more of the following: Python, Java, Bash or Ruby. Experience of web services development especially using REST APIs What's in it for you? The chance to work in an autonomous environment where you can make a difference Salary up to £66, days annual leave (+1 for every year you work) Enhanced maternity and parental leave Private Health Care Life Assurance (6X pensionable pay, when opted in) Travel initiatives/free parking This Principal Developer Lead vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg (phone number removed)). Keywords GPU, AI, HPC, ML, Python
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 714020053-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Langham Recruitment
    Langham Recruitment
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £66,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent