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Senior Applied Research Engineer

Senior Applied Research Engineer

Senior Applied Research Engineer

Reports To: R&D Lead
Location: Newbury  

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs.newbury@exari.com.

General Summary

Exari has become the new leader in enterprise contract management using a unique approach for transforming contracts from documents into data. Over the years we have developed market-leading functionality to give companies unprecedented control and insight into the agreements which underpin their customer, supplier, employee, and partner relationships.

We are proud of our exciting and dynamic culture here in Newbury. Our office is the technical hub of a global company, and our dedicated team of experienced developers and testers make it a center of excellence for research and innovative development. We utilize the best technology to deliver cutting-edge solutions to our market leading insurance and banking customers. The research work is “cutting edge”, exciting and varied.

We also have a lively social scene together and if fitness is your thing, we have a weekly inter-company football match, free daily healthy snacks and good coffee. We are located near several good gyms, pools and scenic running routes.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintain and expand core engine algorithms together with the team
  • Research new algorithms and technologies
  • Generate new Machine Learning models
  • Develop formal model evaluation methodologies and ensure adherence to them
  • Generate Proof of Concepts and feasibility studies
  • Productionize concepts into performant, scalable systems
  • Further identify, develop and build out critical application functionalities within the Exari Product lines
  • Build our back-end API’s and Services according to best practices
  • Work with Product Management and develop integrated solutions based on API’s and services inside the Exari product suite
  • Work closely with the architecture team to propose improvements and take lead on agreed changes to our systems architecture

Preparation, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a full stack system developer, Java preferred
  • Extensive OO language skills. Java and at least one other language
  • Machine Learning Experience
  • Experience with full-stack development on enterprise software applications
  • Worked with agile teams and methodologies like Scrum or Kanban
  • Good understanding of code design patterns and best practices
  • Experience with source control systems including Git
  • Microservices
  • Containerization

It will be an advantage if you also have:

  • Interest and aptitude in Mathematics and Statistics
  • Data Visualization
  • Used cloud platforms (AWS, GCP etc.)
  • Team Lead experience
  • Knowledge of document formats (doc, pdf, etc.)
  • Knowledge of OCR technologies
  • Knowledge of image manipulation
  • Personal technology projects

Personal Skills And Aptitudes

  • Ability to deliver highly performant software with focus on high quality
  • A drive to finish projects, both personal and professional
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Methodical and thorough approach to development
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills in dealing with internal clients, for example to explain complex technical issues clearly to end users or product management
  • Writing skills to prepare clear, structured documentation and guidelines.
  • Able to work well in a team but also able to work individually on research projects

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs.newbury@exari.com.

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