We are looking for a Graduate/Junior Developer with experience in Data centric Software Development and / or Data Science. Neural Alpha is a unique consultancy & software development company applying innovative Connected Data approaches (graph databases, semantic & related technologies) to Sustainable Investment requirements. We help NGOs, financial institutions and investors maximise the sustainability credentials of their investments – using these technologies to minimise investments in deforestation, carbon intensive activities & other areas. Our team is based in Vauxhall & Warsaw (Poland) and due to expanding consultancy requirements we are hiring.

Our current development stack involves Javascript (React/d3.js) in the front-end, Node and python in the back-end, graph databases/triple stores and elastic search for search & storage. We are completely cloud-based (predominantly AWS) using multiple resources, such as AppSync, DynamoDB, S3, etc.

The role features full training and is a rare and exciting opportunity to join an innovative startup with a great culture, friendly people and a great location in Vauxhall (London).

Whilst you do not necessarily need formal experience and degree level qualifications we are looking for someone with portfolio pieces illustrating programming skills and that is curious about semantics, graph databases, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and machine learning techniques.

Preferred skills/qualifications:

Strong programming skills in at least one major language
Previous working experience or personal projects with elements of our stack
Have experimented NoSQL, Memory-based or Graph databases
Educational focus in STEM areas desirable (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)
We welcome applications from developers with some work experience, recent graduates/practitioners & ambitious, technical school leavers

What we offer:

Fantastic on the job training scheme in core data skills
Competitive salary – depending on experience
Office gym membership included
We’re based in a co-working space with free breakfasts every Monday, free social beers on a Friday, kitchen, bike storage & showers

Salary range £25,000 — 35,000