There are regular opportunities for programming researchers in universities and labs across the UK. A great place to look is

However, where we are made aware of great opportunities for research software engineers, we advertise these here where we can.

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School of Earth & Environment, University of Leeds

Published Date  July 12, 2019    Closing Date  July 25, 2019

Weather Radar Data Software Engineer – University of Leeds

Published Date  July 18, 2019    Closing Date  July 31, 2019

British Library Labs Technical Lead

Published Date  July 12, 2019    Closing Date  August 4, 2019

Research Fellow (Image analysis / Machine learning / Open software) – University of Edinburgh

Published Date  July 15, 2019    Closing Date  August 8, 2019

Research Fellow in Computational Solution of Models for Lithium-ion Batteries – University of Portsmouth

Published Date  July 12, 2019    Closing Date  September 3, 2019

Amazon Web Services are hiring!

Published Date  February 18, 2019    Closing Date  December 31, 2019

Molecular Sciences Software Institute, Virginia Tech

Published Date  January 16, 2017    Closing Date  None

Southern California Earthquake Center

Published Date  January 16, 2017    Closing Date  None

Cisco Meraki – Site Reliability Engineer

Published Date  February 7, 2017    Closing Date  None