Algorithm Developer, Matlab



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Algorithm Developer - Matlab, R&D, CleanTech leader, Newbury, Berks

£35-45k pending experience

We’re looking for an exceptional Algorithm Developer to join a small, highly motivated software team. The successful applicant will combine an outstanding academic background with experience in programming, data analysis and algorithm design. Crucially, to include very strong mathematical skills - including in-depth Matlab - and with a passion for applying them to solve real world problems.  It is probable that you will have around 1-5 years experience, though we could also look at smart, ambitious PhD post-grads. 

There will be involvement in the whole R&D life-cycle, from early stage research projects in collaboration with universities and other organisations, all the way through to developing commercially-deployed software.

The Algorithm Developer will be responsible for:

  • developing and extending the company’s smart home control algorithms, using rigorous software engineering principles to maintain the reliability of complex mathematical software solutions
  • modelling and simulation of low-carbon technologies, including both economic and physical aspects
  • specifying and running field trials, and analysing monitoring data to produce informative results
  • delivering intelligence from analysis of datasets and automating manual processes

Specifically you will need:

  • Excellent undergraduate degree in engineering, physics, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • Strong mathematical skills and an interest in applying them to solve real world problems
  • Experience of computer programming, with a rigorous engineering attitude and a commitment to quality
  • High level of expertise in MATLAB
  • To be a highly-motivated self-starter with a passion for energy-saving clean technology 

Also desirable:

  • A postgraduate qualification in a relevant discipline
  • C/C++
  • Any wider experience in the following areas: heating technologies/building physics, modelling and simulation, control systems, electricity grid/markets, electric vehicles, data visualisation, techno-economic analysis, machine learning.

Algorithm Developer / Data Analyst / Mathematical Modeller - Matlab, R&D, CleanTech leader, Newbury, Berkshire