Server Side Java Developer
Location: Central London
Salary: Competitive plus potential share options
We are a fast-growing business within the cutting edge world of Big Data. Companies are increasingly making data driven decisions. Our goal at Logical Glue is to put machine learning directly into the hands of business domain experts and analysts, not just data scientists, so they can rapidly extract and operationalize highly accurate and actionable insights from their data. To help in achieving this, we're looking for a super-talented Java Developer. You'll be able to show evidence of your work in algorithmic design, relational databases and will have worked within an Open Source framework.
About the team
Logical Glue is a small yet diverse team with experience ranging from academic and industrial research to building and delivering mission critical, cutting-edge software. Changing the market’s approach to data science is an ambitious goal and requires our team to be agile, passionate and innovative.
If you are interested in working on next generation computational intelligence techniques, solving problems that incorporates cloud infrastructure, distributed systems and cutting edge web applications then we’re the team for you!
What we do
We are breaking new ground in developing a highly intuitive, self service prescriptive analytics platform complete with elegant web services, data visualisations and analytics, underpinned by a highly scalable distributed architecture with our own unique, highly predictive machine learning algorithms.
Making data science accessible for business users is no easy task. But that’s what makes working at Logical Glue so challenging and rewarding.
You'll have a strong understanding of Java 8 or similar.
You'll also have experience with relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL and you must have some experience of algorithmic design and data structures.
You'll have worked within an open source framework.
You'll also have good troubleshooting skills and willingness to help in customer support duties as needed.
Nice to haves
Prior dev-ops/systems administration experience in a Linux environment (Ubuntu).
Working knowledge of web and network protocols and standards (HTTP, TLS, WebSockets, DNS, TCP etc).
Experience with Amazon Web Services.
Experience with configuration management tools and a natural tendency to automate.
Experience in networking, security, hardware and OS performance tuning.
Understanding of big data technology stack.
Interest in statistics and machine learning.
You’re a self starter who has the drive, integrity and passion to succeed in a fast-growing startup (with revenue!).
You're a team player and can adapt to meet the needs of our rapidly evolving business environment.
You are passionate about technology, you follow industry trends, you attend meetups and experiment with new technologies and frameworks.
You are well versed in computer science fundamentals, have experience in building and delivering production systems and understand the value of testing, continuous integration, code reviews.
In return, you can expect to work with like-minded individuals within an incredibly exciting and visionary environment. We're at the forefront of what we do, with impressive credentials which will serve to make this opportunity progressive and rewarding. We already work with blue-chip clients and we're well funded for future growth and development.
We're also based in fantastic surroundings near Chancery Lane. As well as our busy offices, you can take full advantage of free beer, table tennis and pool tables, and communal indoor and outdoor spaces, designed to provide a stimulating place to work!
Please note that this position is permanent and based full time in our offices. You must also have secured the right to work in the UK by your start date.
If you think you've got what we'd like, tell us more about yourself and include a CV and links to any work that makes you stand out from the crowd! You may also work as: Software Developer, Software Engineer or similar.