Lead Python Engineer - Fully Remote in UK - up to £120,000

Lead Python Engineer - Fully Remote in UK - up to £120,000

Job Title: Lead Python Engineer - Fully Remote in UK - up to £120,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £100,000 - £120,000
Reference: 26945
Contact Name: Sam Smith
Job Published: September 16, 2021 08:21

Job Description

Lead Python AI Engineer – Fully Remote in UK – Up to £120,000

I have recently begun working for an incredibly exciting AI start-up who are looking to build the next generation of industry agnostic conversational AI! The business are led by some of the industries finest that have led key projects in FANG businesses.


As a business they were established to create real time conversational AI for use across all industries that is able to act as a digital agent. The company currently have a technical team of 7 engineers consisting of CTO / Head of Product / Backend Engineer and 4 frontend engineers. They are now looking to expand rapidly with multiple live requirements in the backend team.

The agent uses cutting edge technologies and Machine Learning techniques in order to utilize business logic in order to handle complex calls. The aim is to deploy the agent on the front line of customer handling teams.


As a Lead Engineer you will be working closely with the CTO and Head of Product in order to build out and lead the company’s backend team. You will be responsible for a number of key projects, including updating and improving system architecture, building the companies middle layer, and assisting the ML team build a scalable platform to be integrated with multiple new clients.

In addition to the hands-on element of the position you will be assisting the CTO and various other senior members of the company on strategy and team management.


  • Strong Python Experience (4+ years)
  • Experience deploying Machine Learning models
  • Strong production experience
  • Docker / Kubernetes experience essential
  • Strong Experience with AWS


On offer is a very competitive salary of up to £120,000 (DOE), 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and a strong equity package.

Lead Python AI Engineer – Fully Remote in UK – Up to £120,000