Python Developer

PD1
£40,000 - £50,000
IT

Our client, a well established and globally developing business, requires a Python Developer to work with cutting edge technology in pharmaceuticals informatics. . 

Key responsibilities include; 

  • supporting the team by developing scripts and workflows
  • developing pipeline to help automate vocabulary updates
  • developing Python scripts to improve curation productivity
  • working with software developers to turn these into plugins for other tools.
  • working with Machine Learning experts to incorporate their tools into curation workflows.

The successful candidate will;

  • a BSc/MSc/PhD in life sciences
  • be Proficient in Python, UNIX/command line, GitHub
  • have experience working with Bio-Ontologies
  • have excellent teamwork skills
  • have experience working in a bio-curation environment

It would also be advantageous to have experience of machine learning, natural language processing modules e.g. Python NLTK, MySQL, Java and  experience working in a production environment.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding company. For more information or to apply email Rob Ally on rob@escalateuk.co.uk