Scientific Programmer (Python, Matlab, Machine Learning)

Scientific Programmer (Python, Matlab, Machine Learning)

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Machine Learning & AI

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Thomas Attwell

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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We are looking for a Scientific Programmer (Python, Matlab, Machine Learning) to join our game-changing Healthcare startup, dedicated to producing world-beating research and products that will undermine the current Pharmaceutical Empire through the use of cutting-edge Deep Learning and NLP approaches.

You should have at least 2 years commercial experience using Python, as well as having experience in the use of domain specific developer kits such as SciPy, scikit-learn and BioConductor.

We are taking years of Machine Learning and NLP research and applying it to Pharmaceuticals/Medicine to create a product that will speed up, improve and drastically reduce cost in the treatment of rare diseases of patients. Utilising state-of-the-art NLP and Machine Learning we can drastically improve the time it takes to treat patients, with a goal of re-invigorating the NHS and other Medical Infrastructures across the world. We want to lay the foundations for how Deep Learning and NLP becomes entwined with Medical Healthcare.

As a Scientific Programmer (Python, Matlab, Machine Learning) within our business, you will be able to prove your passion for changing the out-dated Healthcare system, by helping to develop our data-driven drug repurposing workflow. You will be working closely with people from other disciplines, who share a similar ideology to yourself, meaning you will be able to see the impact of your work first-hand.

What we can offer a Scientific Programmer (Python, Matlab, Machine Learning):

  • A chance to develop a product that will revolutionise the out-dated medical system.
  • To be a part of a start up with links to some of the world's most highly regarded institutions as well as some well-publicised leaders.
  • The opportunity to work autonomously on your own projects.
  • To be a part of a rapidly growing startup, working in a very friendly flexible environment.

Key Skills for a Scientific Programmer: Python, NLP, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, MSc, PhD, AWS, Cloud-based, DPhil, Medical, Healthcare, Startup, scikit-learn, SciPy, BioConductor, RDKit, R, Matlab, C++, Pharma, Pharmaceutical