Model Software Developer - Sports Analytic

City of London Permanent
  • Opportunity to work with a growing sports forecasting company
  • Develop mathematical algorithms to predict the outcome of Sports games

About Our Client

My client, an IT company based in the city of London, are an innovative forecasting and data analytic business looking for a Model Software Developer - Sports Analytic. They uses machine learning and advanced modelling techniques to forecast individual player and team level performances across a number of sports, with a particular focus on the four major US sports.

Job Description

To be considered for the Model Software Developer - Sports Analytic, at my IT clients office in the city of London, the candidate must present evidence of the following:

  • Write clean, scalable code using .NET and .Net Core programming languages ensuring that it remains optimal and fit for use through robust unit testing
  • Carry out the implementation of new predictions within our accurate forecasting method
  • Liaise with Data Science team to ensure they have model output data in a format that is clean and ready for analysis
  • Work closely with Software Engineering team to manage the model development life cycle and delivery
  • Drive the implementation of new technologies and establish design patterns to reduce technical debt and improve application performance and maintainability
  • Produce high quality, optimal and robust code meeting coding standards and industry best practice

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for the successful Model Software Developer - Sports Analytic, the candidate must present evidence of the following:


  • Extensive development experience with .NET, .NET Core and C#
  • Model development experience
  • Competent SQL Skills. Familiar with database design and development (MySQL or any RDBMS)
  • Experience with concurrent development source control (G I T)
  • Strong problem-solving skills with a pragmatic and analytical outlook
  • Strong numerical and computational skills
  • An interest in American sports/ sports


  • Knowledge of Automated Test Strategies and building unit tests

What's on Offer

On offer for the successful Model Software Developer - Sports Analytic:

  • Career progression
  • Competitive salary
  • Work on Greenfield projects
  • Work with the latest technologies
  • Annual Leave Allowance - 31 days including bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Discretionary Bonus - to give an idea all employees received 6 week's pay in bonus this year.
Sarah Dawson
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2274

Job summary

IT Development
Technology & Telecoms
City of London
Contract type
Consultant name
Sarah Dawson
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2274
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