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R Developer RITM0679385

Job Title: R Developer RITM0679385
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Industry:
Salary: £550 - £650 per annum + Inside IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH28295_1633531020
Contact Name: James Norval
Contact Email: james.norval@talentinternational.com
Job Published: October 06, 2021 15:37

Job Description


R Developer

  • Remote or Newport
  • Inside IR35, rates are negotiable
  • Duration of engagement 6 months
  • Deadline 11/10/21 12 Noon

Software engineer with experience of writing statistical methods in R

Responsibilities:

The team has been working on a project to replace statistical functions written in SAS with new versions written in R. This role will be to work with the team delivering the remaining functions, fixing any issues that arise and optimising code to ensure that run times are as efficient as possible

Relevant Skills and Experience:

* Extensive knowledge and demonstrable experience of software development and support using R. In particular, evidence of optimisation of R code to process large datasets as efficiently as possible

* Demonstrable experience of development best practice in relation to code quality analysis, unit and automated testing and continuous integration

* Evidence of an ability to participate effectively in a team environment with good communication skills, in person and in writing, and a willingness to share their skills and experience with the in-house support team.

* Strong mathematical/statistical skills Essential

* Experience of software development and support utilising Agile techniques and principles.

* Extensive knowledge and demonstrable experience of software development and support utilising python