C++ Developer - Mathematics - Genetics - London

London, England
Sep 26, 2016
Oct 24, 2016
Harvey Uppal
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Mathematical C++ Developer - Genetics - London
Salary - £45,000 (DOE)

I am working with a leading drug discovery company based in London, looking for a C++ Developer with strong mathematical skills. You will be working with a team of three experienced analysts, your aim is to refactor, develop and build new C++ and related applications allowing novel mathematics to be applied to large sets of genetic data.
The objective of the team is to find drug targets in order to develop novel medicine, you will be working at the very beginning of the drug discovery process.
You will need to familiarise yourself with the mathematical methods used by the company, linear algebra tools such as PCA, as well as existing applications that are part of their analysis pipeline.

*Integrate C++ code into the Bioinformatics analysis pipeline
*Refactor, design, build and maintain efficient C++ code
*Maintain quality code and automisation
*Identify and provide solutions to bugs and bottlenecks
*Administer the AWS cluster (with external help)

*Solid C++ experience with thorough knowledge of the standard library and STL containers
*Background in linear algebra and statistics
*Familiarity with embedded system design and low-level hardware interactions
*A good understanding of Version Control tools such as Git and SVN
*Comfortable working with Linux system
*Experienced with a DevOps culture
*Experience working within an Agile environment and implementing TDD
*Ideally you will be experienced with other languages such as Java, R and MySQL
*An interest in GPU/CUDA programming
*Familiar with Boost, cmake, AWS EC2

The client offers the opportunity to develop, grow and learn new technical skills in order to strengthen your knowledge and add value to the rest of the organisation. There is also a discretionary bonus, pension and medical insurance schemes and share options available.

Please do not hesitate to contact Harvey Uppal at huppal@pararecruit.com or call (+44) 121 616 3407 to discuss this opportunity further.

Keywords: C++, Mathematics, Algebra, Algorithms, Genetics, Drug Discovery, Big Data, STL, Git, SVN, DevOps, AWS, GPU, CUDA, Linux

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