NIAB - National Institute of Agricultural Botany

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Software Developer (2 year fixed term)

Reference number: T/336
Closing date: 25/10/2017
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Job details

NIAB is a leading UK centre for plant science, crop evaluation and agronomy, with a regional network and headquarters in Cambridge. We are looking for a motivated individual to join our IT Development team with excellent communication and problem-solving skills and a strong mathematical background to work with an existing Big Data platform and other projects for NIAB.

The role is based in Cambridge and will predominantly be involved in creating software to allow scientists and agronomists to run agricultural models to improve crop production.

Candidates should have at least one year's development experience and be able to demonstrate proficiency in the following areas: Statistical programming, OOP and SQL.

We offer a competitive salary, dependent on skills, experience and qualifications. An application form is available at: or from the HR Office, Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0LE, Tel: 01223 342282, Email:

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