Senior Research Engineer

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A Senior Research Engineer with a strong mathematical background and expertise in software best practices is required to join my client, an energy research company based in central Oxford!

What will I be doing?
As the Senior Research Engineer you will take ownership of implementing optimization techniques, in order to capture complex, real world issues within our client’s vital forecasting models. Working closely with other areas of the business, you will drive forwards software development best practices within the team, with a strong focus on meeting client’s requirements. You will also mentor and train junior members of the team.

About the company
Founded by a group of University of Oxford academics, you will be joining an incredibly exciting research company. Based in central Oxford, their office is easily accessible by public transport. Currently at 100 members of staff over 3 offices, the company are looking to increase by 50% over the next 18 months, so it’s an exciting time for you to join!

The ideal candidate will have…

  • Strong background in mathematics
  • Deep knowledge of Python
  • Solid experience gained in field of optimization
  • Drive to implement software best practices
  • Great problem-solving skills and keen team player

So what’s next?
If you think this role is a good fit for you, please apply below and I will be in touch with you shortly to discuss the role further.

Alternatively, if you’re not ready to apply just yet but would like some more information, please feel free to call me on 07761 800 729 or email

Job Type
£60,000 - £80,000
Contact Name
Hayley Jones
Contact Number
  • Central Oxford location
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • 5% Pension
Date Posted
October 11


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