GT was founded in 2017 by a former executive from Apple, Nest, and Google. GT’s mission is to connect the world’s best talent with product careers offered by high growth companies in UK, USA, Canada, Germany and the Netherlands. You will be a dedicated part of the core tech team, working directly with product leadership.
20 июля 2021

Principal Engineer (ML project) | Eagle Genomics, UK (вакансия неактивна)

Киев, удаленно

On behalf of Eagle Genomics, GT is looking for a Principal Engineer to join our prototyping team building prototypes in the fields of microbiology, sustainable agriculture, food, personal care, and cosmetics, using the latest technologies to enable data-driven discovery.

Eagle Genomics is a pioneering company working at the intersection of two exciting areas; life sciences and data science. The exploration into the microbiome is inspiring a new view of biology. Breakthrough research into how microbes interact with humans, animals, and natural ecosystems is creating a wealth of vital data and insight into health, wellbeing, and environmental sustainability. Eagle Genomics operates at the intersection of biology, technology, and data to deliver microbiome discoveries that profoundly change the understanding of wellness and even fundamental assumptions about life on Earth. Their Network Science platform, the e[datascientist], drives novel microbiome insights in ever more accessible, intelligent and relevant ways. Through the blend of scientific expertise, advanced AI, and a genuinely curious and free-thinking culture Eagle Genomics empowers breakthrough possibilities in the true life-changing areas of study.

If you’re passionate about data, algorithms, ML/AI, graph technology, prototype development, and innovations, join the team and help us change what it means to do real science and drive innovations.

We are looking for a person who:

  • Has 5-10+ years of experience in a commercial setting.
  • Strong understanding of product life cycle, agile methodologies, and prototyping test and learn approaches.
  • Tech-savvy with wide knowledge in software engineering.
  • Ability to work in multiple environments and to get things done.
  • Comfortable producing rapid prototypes in a sandbox environment.

Your Main Responsibilities:

  • Build software prototypes working in partnership with other Prototyping team members and other stakeholders.
  • Regular dialogue and feedback with team members.
  • Build prototypes that satisfy certain functional requirements but not production level ready.
  • Hand over the prototype to the engineering team for integration to a product.
  • Line management (if you wish).

Must-have Skills in General:

  • Angular, React, Python — you shouldn’t be a professional, but to understand how it works and have some hands-on experience.
  • Code version management: e.g. Github.
  • Practice established software engineering principles including modularity, unit tests.
  • Containers: e.g. Docker, Singularity.
  • Continuous Development / Continuous integration.
  • Data visualization.
  • Curiosity and a learning mindset.
  • Ability to consume or develop REST API or GraphQL.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, math, or equivalent.
  • Proficiency in English (both verbal and written).
  • Ability to read, digest and write technical documentation.

Good-to-have Skills:

  • High-level experience in cloud architectures.
  • Experience in relevant business verticals, life science, agriscience, genomics, biotech, or similar.
  • PhD or Masters degree in Computer Science or relevant field

What we offer:

For your professional growth:
— Cool projects with advanced technologies.
— Monthly education allowance for courses, training, books, events.
— Access to all events in the Unit.City and our partner’s network.
— Mentoring from executives that have been working at Apple, Google and Next.

For your comfort:
— Flexible working hours.
— Best-in-class IT equipment mirroring our client set-up.
— Medical, vision, dental coverage, and life insurance (since day one).
— Monthly commute allowance or free parking space.
— Gym or swimming pool membership, after-work activities & hobbies.
— Cutting-edge office in the center of Ukraine’s first innovation park —

For your leisure:
— Internal team-building events every month.
— Corporate celebrations.

Working model:

GT builds remote engineering teams for outstanding product companies. Our future mate will work directly with a client. We call this ‘Extended Team model’, and it means that each team member is integrated as deeply as possible into the client’s team. You will work with the same tools and technologies as they do and communicate directly with a client without any intermediary in between. Our clients usually (before the pandemic) came for a week each month and spend a lot of time with the team in Kyiv. We also encourage trips to a client and joint teambuilding and after-work activities.

At GT we:

— Take care of the office, payroll, taxes, and other important things.

— Provide you with mentorship and support.

— Set up a growth plan and educational budget for your development.