Skip to main content

C++ Developer

No agencies please

Cambridge CB4 0WGUnited Kingdom

We are currently working remotely and successful candidates can expect to be able to work from home anywhere in the UK.

The development team here at Linguamatics is working on our flagship product, I2E, which provides agile, high performance enterprise text mining, and enables rapid discovery of new intelligence from text. We seek highly motivated people who truly want to make a difference in the life sciences industry.

At Linguamatics, an IQVIA company, we look for the very best people and then give them meaningful work to do. We don’t simply think about careers, we think about contributions.

Life at Linguamatics is demanding and exciting. We work on problems that matter in life science and healthcare, interacting with sophisticated decision makers and using leading edge technologies, such as natural language processing and big data.

You will be working alongside some of the most experienced, talented and intelligent people in the area, and you will have the opportunity to make a real difference.

To thrive in this role, you will have or work towards having:

  • Excellent programming skills in C++.

  • Commercial experience with the software development lifecycle including: requirements definition, specification capture, software architecture/design, program development, associated documentation, test automation, and maintenance.

  • Experience with typical industry tools including: standard libraries and frameworks, interactive development environments, software version control, build systems, automated testing frameworks, and bug tracking systems.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • An energetic, enthusiastic, pro-active, problem-solving attitude.

  • The ability to work in a close-knit, highly intelligent team.

  • Good degree or postgraduate qualification from a university in either Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related discipline.

Bonus points for having:

  • Cross platform development experience on Linux and Windows.

  • Good knowledge of other programming languages, e.g. Java, JavaScript, Python, Lua, or Perl.

  • Experience of one or more of the following: application servers, database internals, data visualization, distributed systems, document processing, content repositories, full-text search, grid computing, information retrieval, natural language processing, semantic web, text mining, user interface design, or web services.

  • Good understanding of modern development techniques and practices, e.g. design patterns, peer review, continuous integration, and test-driven development.

Why Join?

Linguamatics delivers market-leading Natural Language Processing-based AI platform for high-value knowledge discovery and decision support from text. We empower our customers to speed up drug development and improve patient outcomes by breaking down data silos, boosting innovation, enhancing quality, and reducing risk and complexity.

Those who join us become part of a recognized global leader still willing to challenge the status quo to improve patient care. In the Real World Solutions group, you'll have access to the most cutting-edge technology, the largest data sets, the best analytics tools and, in our opinion, some of the finest minds in the Healthcare industry.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

IQVIA is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success. We believe that an inclusive and respectful workplace culture fosters a sense of belonging among our employees, builds a stronger team, and allows individual employees the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.


At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at

Click here to apply online via IQVIA website

Ready to get started?

Request a Demo

Questions? Ask our experts