Software Developer - Linguamatics (R1077585) in Cambridge, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Linguamatics is looking for a C++ Software Engineer to join the team and develop our flagship product, I2E, which provides agile, high performance enterprise text mining, and enables rapid discovery of new intelligence from text.

Requirements

Candidates must have the following attributes:

  • Excellent object-oriented programming skills in C++ 

  • Commercial experience with the software development lifecycle including: requirements definition, specification capture, software architecture/design, program development, associated documentation, test automation, and maintenance.

  • Experience with typical industry tools including: standard libraries and frameworks, interactive development environments, software version control, build systems, automated testing frameworks, and bug tracking systems 

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • An energetic, enthusiastic, pro-active, problem-solving attitude. Smart and gets things done.

  • The ability to work in a close-knit, highly intelligent team

  • Good degree or postgraduate qualification from a top university in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related discipline

We would also expect successful candidates to have at least some of the following attributes:

  • Cross platform development experience on Linux and Windows

  • Good knowledge of other programming languages:

    • E.g. Java, JavaScript, Python, Lua or Perl

  • Experience of one or more of the following: application servers, database internals, data visualization, distributed systems, document processing, content repositories, full-text search, grid computing, information retrieval, natural language processing, semantic web, text mining, user interface design, or web services

  • Good understanding of modern development techniques and practices:

    • E.g. design patterns, peer review, continuous integration, and test-driven development

Company Profile

Linguamatics, an IQVIA company, delivers market-leading NLP-based AI solutions for high-value knowledge discovery and decision support from text. We empower our customers to speed up drug development and improve patient outcomes by breaking down data silos, boosting innovation, enhancing quality, and reducing risk and complexity.

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.



Job ID: R1077585