Senior Backend Developer (Perl)

Location:  Cambridge, England
Salary:  GBP50000 - GBP50000 per annum

Senior Backend Developer (Perl)

Perl / DBIx::Class / RESTful API / MVC

Brand New Opportunity Within World Leading Clinical Technology Developer Based in Cambridge.

  • Senior Backend Developer (Perl)
  • Perl / DBIx::Class / RESTful API /MVC
  • Based in our beautiful 125-acre campus in Cambridge
  • Salary up to £55,000 per annum
  • To find out more information, feel free to call Rebecca on: 0115 822 3147

Based in our beautifully picturesque Cambridge office, we are a World Class leader in clinical data solutions. Borne out of pioneering research & gold-standard service, our aim is to revolutionise patient care for our impressive list of clients.


Our vision is clear: to be the international leader in clinical data solutions & we are well on our way to making our vision a reality. Our world class team of pioneering experts all share in the same aim; to revolutionize patient care through evolving drug development, clinical trials & professional knowledge. Through a recent period of rapid growth & innovation we are looking for a passionate Backend Developer to join our trail-blazing team.


As a Senior Backend Developer, you will be working predominantly on our gold standard clinical analysis platform, born & adapted from clinical experts within leading health institutes. You will be applying your Backend knowledge of Perl to develop improvements & features & maintain our high standard of developmental procedures. You will be diving head first into the role to monitor & fix bugs, write documents for continued change & take part in requirements reviews, all integral to remaining at the top of our market. We are looking for someone to ultimately lead & grow our team, to become a fellow pioneer & to become an integral part in our ongoing success.


  • Strong Modern Perl capabilities
  • Understanding of DBIx::Class
  • Perl Web Frameworks (Calaylst, Dancer, Mojolicious)
  • RESTful API design knowledge
  • MVC Framework


  • Git
  • Medical/Biological knowledge
  • Experience of Docker
  • Knowledge of normalised relationship database (PostgreSQL)
  • Commercial experience working with Modern Perl codebase (Catalyst, DBIx::Class, Moose)


Please either apply by clicking online or emailing me directly to For further information please call me on 0115 822 3147. I can make myself available outside of normal working hours to suit from 7am until 10pm. If unavailable please leave a message and either myself or one of my colleagues will respond. By applying for this role you give express consent for us to process & submit (subject to required skills) your application to our client in conjunction with this vacancy only. Also feel free to follow me on Twitter @SearchableBecca or connect with me on LinkedIn, just search Rebecca Owen in Google! I look forward to hearing from you.

Key Skills: Perl / DBIx::Class / RESTful API / MVC

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