Research Developer Job Description

Research Developer Job Description

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Research developer provides administrative planning and support for all basic research grant funding initiatives (federal, foundation, institutional, pharmaceutical and other sponsoring agencies).

Research Developer Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Collaborate with the team to define and scope proof-of-concepts that demonstrate research capabilities
Report status of assigned software development and/or maintenance tasks, and participate in or lead weekly demonstrations of recently completed work
Build prototypes – bringing concepts to initial implementations – including design, coding to testing
Design and develop market leading pre-trade analysis platforms in Investment Banking area
Have outstanding tertiary qualifications in software engineering, computer science, mathematics or equivalent or relevant experience to date
Demonstrate sound object-oriented application development experience in C# with solid knowledge of relational database theory and proficiency in SQL
Have gained experience in various languages and environments
Be highly numerate, with strong quantitative analysis skills enjoy working as part of a team and be able to adapt quickly in an ever-changing work environment
Be flexible, able to deal with conflicting priorities multi-tasking
Preferably have experience in the financial sector

Research Developer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Research Developer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CFA, FRM

Education for Research Developer

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Employers hiring for the research developer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Education, Software Development, Software Engineering, Engineering, Technical, Communication, Management, Computer Engineering, Design

Skills for Research Developer

Desired skills for research developer include:

Federal funding agencies and the ability to identify appropriate funding opportunities by leveraging a variety of resources
Formal training and /
Land grant research university basic organizational structures and sponsored programs regulations
Software development
Technology obtained through college degree program
Work experience
Associated development tools
Standard programming languages

Desired experience for research developer includes:

Experience with linear and integer programming
Works well in team environment and has good communication skills, written and verbal
Experience of graph theory, network flows, column generation and large scale optimization
ILOG CPLEX Concert Technology experience
Experience with Unix and/or Windows development platforms, version control management systems, memory/performance/code profilers is preferred
Leads the commercialization phase of projects by developing product and process specifications and conducting plant testing for selected prototypes

Research Developer Examples


Research Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a research developer. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for research developer
  • Supports the start-up and implementation of the product
  • Lab projects will include prototyping new technologies in computer vision, human-computer interaction and the natural language processing space
  • Fast prototyping (design, development, testing) of demo applications powered by machine learning frameworks
  • Optimize algorithms and research code for efficient, real-time, implementation
  • Collect data using experimental test-beds and assist research with simulations of data-processing algorithms
  • Review scientific literature, report state-of-the-art and propose novel ways to solve problems
  • Present findings and demos to the team
  • Write, compile and edit technical documents
  • Be able to multiply your existing skills and seek new areas for personal development
  • Clearly communicate your ideas
Qualifications for research developer
  • This position will manage the overall Bakery Lab cleanliness and organization
  • Student for B.Sc/M.Sc
  • Experience and great passion around software engineering and code - .NET WPF 3.5 C# (At least 1 year of experience)
  • Be able to work in a fast pace & agile development environment
  • Autonomous and self learning skills, ability to work independently
  • Motivation to work and learn complex integrated systems

Research Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a research developer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for research developer
  • Work independently with less supervision, constantly keep yourself engaged
  • Write high quality, maintainable, and well-documented code
  • Write regression tests for your code using test frameworks such as Jasmine and Protractor
  • Be passionate about building efficient tools with cool interfaces that are fun to use
  • Be familiar with web security, performance, cross-browser compatibility, and accessibility
  • Be able to identify and apply appropriate design patterns such as MVVM, publish-subscribe, command
  • Have a strong desire to learn new technologies
  • Responsible for the development and enhancements of various systems for sourcing, cleaning and processing research data
  • Build a strong team through collaboration and modeling of courageous, continuous learning
  • Can deliver results in a fast paced aggressive environment
Qualifications for research developer
  • Experience of C++ Objective Oriented development
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with Client side scripting and Web technologies (JQuery, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, Angular JS
  • Master Degree in either Kinesiology or Biomechanics, or a relevant field and preferable to have research experience in sport
  • Excellent command of both English and French
  • Familiarity with MVVM WPF – Advantage
  • UX/UI experience - Advantage

Research Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a research developer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for research developer
  • Maintain and improve existing audio, video, and interactive auction software, including media production, high-speed broadcasting
  • Maintain current, and design future versions, of real time audio and video production computer hardware and operating system software
  • Design (from scratch or from wire frames), develop, test, deploy and support apache modules and other software used during live events, in order to increase responsiveness and decrease memory footprint
  • Participate in design and code reviews, with a mandate to provide the fastest possible code at an extremely high level of reliability
  • Analyze existing server software/hardware and recommend, design, and implement performance enhancements in all areas, including database, web server, networking, security, and reliability
  • Conceptualize design solutions, often with project teams, to achieve intended results
  • Consult with internal design teams on applications, information and content structure, user interface, and presentation
  • Identify new opportunities to leverage technologies
  • Identify, acquire, and investigate new technologies that may provide useful functionality or enhance existing systems
  • Values the very best technologists and promotes the technical career path within financial services
Qualifications for research developer
  • Familiarity with KDB and R for the analysis/management of time series data
  • Applied knowledge of Data Management and Warehousing (Hive, Warehouse architecture, Kimball’s model, OLAP), an understanding of Hadoop as Enterprise Data Warehousing (EDW), Columnar storage databases
  • You’ll work in the Mendeley Data team, a pizza sized team of individuals centred around a common goal — to make sharing research data easy, enjoyable and empowering
  • You will be building a user-centered website which adheres to standards and is progressively enhanced to offer a rich experience for capable browsers, whilst offering a basic experience for all browsers
  • Using restful APIs to build a client application, and helping shape those APIs to support new functionality
  • Our front end stack is delivered from a Node server which directly consumes the API and transforms the response into HTML, acting as a proxy for client side AJAX requests

Research Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of research developer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for research developer
  • Develop websites and applications using ASP.NET, MVC, C#, SQL Server, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Create reusable and maintainable cross-browser code/widget for use in multiple websites
  • Integrate client and server side technologies
  • Modify existing functionality to enhance web accessibility
  • Communicate with faculty and staff on website and web application development or updates
  • Create technical documentation for internal and external audiences
  • Opportunity to re-engineer our core attribution / reporting pipeline with enormous scope to innovate and transform the GSAM business capability
  • Design, code, test, and maintain high-quality applications in a scrum team setting
  • Collaborate with a range of stakeholders to capture and document user requirements
  • Provide technical support for relevant validation and verification activities
Qualifications for research developer
  • We’re looking for a passionate developer who has a history of self-direction on complex projects which are exploratory in nature and not fixed, responding to user feedback and working in a fast paced environment
  • Our ideal team is full of T-Shaped people, who are experts at areas of deep knowledge, having a broad understanding of other disciplines (see
  • Experience with data warehousing and business intelligence
  • Standout computational and mathematical abilities—you know how to develop efficient and sophisticated software, but can also develop the underlying theoretical models
  • Have performed novel research as part of a PhD in engineering/science OR software industry experience demonstrating a track record of innovation within your field
  • Advanced knowledge of C++, from high-level object oriented design patterns to low-level language constructs to advanced metaprogramming techniques

Research Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of research developer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for research developer
  • Partner with business, application development, engineering, security, planning, and operations to ensure alignment and charter a formal project with the intent to launch new solution into production
  • Document technical design and specifications to provide initial plans for new product
  • Work with product and services team to define new service offering
  • Participate in the development, planning and execution of firm-wide hackathons, innovation contests, and other innovation related events
  • Be a spokesperson and facilitator for firm-wide participation on innovation projects and events
  • Participate in the development of innovation management processes, evaluation of innovation management tools, and architecture alignment
  • Mentor junior team members in technical research projects
  • Ideate, develop, and lead the commercialization of products
  • Works with supplier & cross functional teams to identify, evaluate, and select raw materials
  • A willingness to learn Contentful CMS and Ruby on Rails
Qualifications for research developer
  • Implementation experience with micro controllers such based on ARM Cortex M4
  • Experience with distributed web applications and technologies (JSAN, XML, XSD, Java Script, node.JS) as part of open source projects
  • PhD in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
  • Knowledge and integration experience with Oracle ERP
  • Relevant IT design experience
  • Working knowledge of Oracle E-Business Suite a plus

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