Cambridge or London

Junior Implementation Engineer

The Opportunity

In your role as  a Junior Implementation Engineer you will be joining a fast-growing team working on solving real-world problems, helping catch fraudsters and money launderers.  

You will be working directly with some of the biggest financial institutions in the world under the guidance of more experienced Implementation Engineers to configure and deploy our real-time machine learning platform across the world. 

Your combination of interpersonal skills and technical knowledge will help you troubleshoot issues integrating our technology stack with the customer’s infrastructure whilst keeping our customers happy. You’ll be able to quickly gather the information needed to deliver new features and functionality and debug problems whilst remaining calm and collected.  

On the way, you will gain an understanding of what it takes to deliver enterprise-grade technology to prepare you for future roles, and you’ll be exposed to a wide range of cutting-edge technologies in a continuously evolving product.   

Day to Day

As a fast-growing company we hire people with a willingness to adapt to a variable role, so along with the key responsibilities below, we ask for ownership of any other duties as required. 

  • Working as part of a team responsible for the end-to-end technical deployment and configuration of our award-winning ARIC platform, on-premise or hosted in the cloud.  
  • Understanding how to configure and deliver components across our technology stack to meet the requirements of our customers – this includes MongoDB, Kafka, ElasticSearch and many more technologies in complex clusters.  
  • Designing and writing test cases to ensure the quality of configuration delivered to customers. 
  • Working directly with customers to support installation, upgrade and testing of our solutions.  
  • Helping us scale by identifying where we could re-use artefacts across projects. 
  • Contributing to improving processes, training, and documentation across the team. 
  • Occasionally travelling on-site to a customer’s environment – UK or abroad. 
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About you

Must haves:

  • Good academic background (2.1 preferred)
  • Creative problem-solving skills and the ability to quickly pick up novel concepts. 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts to a range of different audiences – from highly technical to non-technical business owners. 
  • In-depth familiarity with computers and technology. 
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent projects and priorities, and to stay calm in escalations. 

Great to haves 

  • Experience with Linux and shell scripting (Bash preferred). 
  • Experience with source control, database architecture, and one or more programming languages (Java and Python preferred). 
  • Postgraduate qualifications – e.g. a Masters or PhD. 


Personal Qualities


  • Enjoys working in a team of like-minded and intelligent people to solve complex problems. 
  • A passion to expand your repertoire of technical experience. 
  • A focus on personal achievement and responsibilities. 
  • Rigorous attention to detail, both in your communication and your desire to deliver high-quality software. 
  • Enthusiasm for working with customers. 
  • A drive to work for one of the fastest growing fraud prevention technologies in the world. 

How to apply

If you think you’re a good fit for the role above, we would love to hear from you.

Fill out the short application form, upload your CV and one of the team will get back to you.

If you have any questions or queries regarding this role, or life at Featurespace, please contact [email protected]

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