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Senior/ Lead Python Engineer (Hybrid)- Leading AI Scale-up

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: Negotiable per year

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Tech & Software Development
  • Contact: natalie turner
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 March 2024
  • Job Ref: 103896_1709139953

Job Title: Senior/ Lead Python Engineer

Company: Leading AI Scale-up

Location: London (Hybrid Working - 2 days in office)

Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum

Tech Stack: Python (Django, Flask or Fast API), AWS (or similar), Docker, Kubernetes

About Them:

Join a dynamic and well-backed AI company revolutionising the tech landscape with cutting-edge solutions. With a robust financial foundation, they have recently secured over £20 million in Series B funding, propelling them to the forefront of innovation. Over the last 12 months, their team's dedication has resulted in an extraordinary achievement - a five-fold increase in revenue, solidifying their position as industry leaders. As a Senior/ Lead Python Engineer, you'll be instrumental in driving the next wave of AI advancements within their forward-thinking organisation, working on exciting greenfield projects that challenge and stimulate your intellect. The company is currently at just over 110 employees at the moment but looking to grow quickly but responsibly, thanks to their huge recent successes. You will collaborate closely with a talented team of 6 on the back-end development of their innovative products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain high-quality Python applications using frameworks such as Django, Flask, and Fast API.
  • Design and implement scalable, reliable, and maintainable solutions for greenfield AI projects.
  • Collaborate with a team of 6 on the back-end development of our products.
  • Leverage cloud technologies, ideally AWS, to build robust and scalable AI systems.
  • Work with DevOps tools like Docker and Kubernetes for seamless deployment and infrastructure management.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Extensive experience with Python and its web frameworks (Django, Flask, Fast API).
  • Strong proficiency in cloud technologies, preferably AWS.
  • Hands-on experience with DevOps tools, including Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Proven track record of delivering scalable and high-performance AI solutions.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.


  • Great work/ life balance with flexible hours and the option to work from home 3 days a week.
  • Fast career progression opportunities in a well-funded and rapidly growing AI company.
  • 6-monthly pay reviews to ensure your compensation stays competitive.
  • Opportunity to work on intellectually stimulating greenfield projects, fostering continuous growth and learning.
  • Collaborative environment with a dedicated team of 6 on the back-end development of our cutting-edge products.

How to Apply:

If you are a passionate Senior Python Engineer eager to contribute to groundbreaking AI projects in a well-backed company that has secured over £20 million in Series B funding and multiplied its revenue by 5 in the last 12 months, I would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV along with a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you believe you are the ideal candidate for this role. Then click apply!

Note: All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.