Senior Software Developer (C++)

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  • Remote
  • Posted 2 years ago


Certara is the global leader in advancing modern, efficient drug development.

Senior Software Developer (C++)- Job Overview:

Simcyp are looking for experienced C++ software developers to join our team in one of the fastest growing and most dynamic fields combining cutting edge drug development and regulatory sciences and software to speed up developing safe and efficacious drugs for patients faster.

This role is a great opportunity for both graduates and experienced developers and all are encouraged to apply, training will be provided.

The Sheffield based Simcyp Division employs over 130 people including over 80 scientists and software developers programing computer simulated models of the human body and the effect pharmaceutical drugs have upon it before going to trial.

Senior Software Developer (C++)- Requirements:

Essential : senior

  • 4 years of software development experience and a thorough understanding of the software development life cycle from design specification through to testing and evaluation.
  • A drive for problem solving and an inquisitive mind.
  • Ability to achieve under tight deadlines and thrive in a pressured environment.
  • Evidence to support dynamic and self-motivated work.
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team on large projects.
  • Indications of good communication skills for internal and external contacts.

Essential : graduate

  • A degree in Computer Science or similar with some background/experience of c++
  • A drive for problem solving and an inquisitive mind.
  • Indications of good communication skills for internal and external contacts.

Key responsibilities:

  • Development of desktop applications using C++.
  • Lifecycle product development including design, validation and testing

Company Overview:

Simcyp is part of Certara, a company which combines sophisticated research and development informatics with the power of predictive science methodologies to span the drug development spectrum and offer pharma a previously unavailable ‘end-to-end’ solution in the quest for improving human health. The Simcyp team conducts cutting-edge research and provides consultancy, knowledge integration tools, algorithms, modelling solutions and databases (implemented in its globally-recognised Simcyp Population-based Simulator) for a client base of major blue-chip pharmaceutical and biotechnology organisations. Simcyp focuses, in particular, on gathering information required for the modelling and simulation (M&S) of the individual time-course and fate of drugs. We are on course to become the global industry standard, consequently, there is a continuous requirement for high quality people to join us, help in our expansion and share in our success.

Certara bases all employment-related decision on merit, taking into consideration qualifications, skills, achievement, and performance. We treat all applicants and employees without regard to personal characteristics such as race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, nationality, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental condition, genetic information, military service, or other characteristic protected by law.



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