Software Developer - Python, Perl

Paramount Recruitment Ltd

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Master of Science

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United Kingdom,Cambridgeshire,Cambridgeshire,

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Software, Python, Perl, Senior, Software Developer, UNIX/LINUX, SQL, TDD, Agile, Genomics, Bioinform

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08 Feb, 2018

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Paramount Recruitment Ltd

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Scientific Jobs

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Software Developer - Python, Perl

Genomics, Bioinformatics, Fixed-term, Cambridgeshire!

A fantastic new position has become available for a Software Developer to join a world-leading Genomics company in Cambridgeshire at Senior level. You will be part of a talented Software Development team, designing and developing backend software infrastructure and working with scientists in their genomics group to extract requirements to develop software and ensure it fits into existing systems.

This role would be ideal for a Software Developer with some Bioinformatics/Biology knowledge who has a short notice period and is looking for a new challenge.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Software Developer involve:

-Developing the required software ensuring it is transparent, well-structured and adaptable and has adequate tests
-Maintaining and extending the interface between the developed software and the pathogen sequence tracking and annotation databases
-Discussing requirements and agreeing specifications with researchers to guide design and development and ensuring that software meets and continues to meet requirements
-Providing technical support to internal and external users
-Documenting software and writing user guides and training manuals

The ideal Senior Software Developer will meet the following requirements:

-Degree in a scientific or engineering discipline (or equivalent)
-Significant programming experience in Python or Perl
-Evidence of successful delivery in large or complex software projects and acting as a technical Lead in both design and development
-Experience of object-oriented development
-Knowledge and experience of UNIX/LINUX on an advanced level
-Knowledge of relational database systems and manipulation via SQL

This is a fixed-term opportunity - in return you will receive a competitive salary with generous benefits and the opportunity to work as part of a talented Software team in a world-leading Genomics company at a fantastic location.
For more information and to apply for the role, please contact Anna on +44 121 616 3469 or with an up-to-date CV.

Keywords: Software, Python, Perl, Senior, Software Developer, UNIX/LINUX, SQL, TDD, Agile, Genomics, Bioinformatics, genome annotation, genome curation, backend, infrastructure, biologist, interface, user guide, database, object oriented development, Cambridgeshire, UK

Paramount Recruitment Limited provides services as an agency and an employment business. We regularly have similar roles in this area. Please see our website for details or send your CV in to us to find out the latest opportunities.

Company Name:

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


No. 5 Lower Temple Street,No. 5 Lower Temple Street


Staffing Firms


United Kingdom


B1 1QU



less than 100


Pharmaceutical Recruitment



Phone No. :

+44 (0)121 616 3460

Specialist in Permanent, Contract and Interim recruitment solutions to the Pharmaceutical and Life Science industries throughout Europe.

Our goal is to assist our candidates in finding that “perfect fit” between individual skills and experience and the right career opportunity. We identify and only present the positions that accurately reflect a chosen professional path. We discuss opportunities in detail, respect choices and ask permission prior to presenting any details to prospective clients. We brief and prepare every candidate for client meetings, and once the interview process is complete, provide feedback in a timely manner.

Our clients choose Paramount because:
• We are a Corporate Member of REC (Recently Inspected)
• We aspire to build long-term partnerships
• Our consultants are highly trained with expert market knowledge
• We are one of the most effective advertisers on the Internet
• We provide tailored Recruitment Solutions
• We keep up-to-date with Industry information – Salary scales, market knowledge, skills shortages

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Established in January 2003, Paramount Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy which has grown to be one of the leading recruiters to the Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries, throughout the UK and Europe.

Our Vision is to be internationally recognised and admired as the number one recruitment solutions provider to the Healthcare Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries.

Our Mission is to employ the best Consultants, whose aim is to deliver a professional and superior service to ensure our clients achieve their business goals and our candidates attain their career aspirations.
Our Values define who we are as an organisation and what makes us different. They influence the way we work with each other – and the way we serve our clients and candidates:

  • Respect - Paramount people listen, engage and contribute to ensure we make  the best possible decisions.  We are proud to work in recruitment.  Our diversity    makes our team uniquely adaptable to whatever challenges be it location, industry or culture we work in.
  • Integrity - Credibility means everything.  We are honest and transparent in our approach with everyone.
  • Entrepreneurial - We make it our business to excel when others can’t.  We relish the opportunity of a challenge using innovative and unique solutions.  We strive to be the agency of choice.
  • Experts Continuous knowledge building and sharing is central to our success.  We work in partnership with clients and candidates, our combined knowledge of industry and recruitment ensures we match the right person to the right job at the right time.
  • Success – At Paramount we recognise and reward achievement, we nurture an environment where people can fulfil and maximise their potential.

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