Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Reference: 20272
Contact Name: Jordan Hayward
Job Published: September 23, 2020 10:20

Job Description

Senior Python Engineer / CI/CD / TDD / HealthTech / Fully Remote (UK) / £60k - £80k

Amicus Recruitment are proud to be working exclusively with a young HealthTech organisation who are looking for their first Senior Python Engineer to work closely alongside their CTO and take ownership over a number of business critical projects as they enter a very exciting phase of growth.

The company

The company was founded just over a year ago, currently have 10 people in the business, 2 of which are in their engineering team, have just secured a healthy amount in funding and are starting to make a profit already. These are not just a money-making business, but also a tech for good business having a huge impact on the global population’s health which in todays current situation, is critical.

The role

As a Senior Python Engineer, you will be tasked with productionising their modelling platform which is currently operating on a successful project basis. Being part of a small team, you will be given a lot of autonomy to implement your own ideas, guide the company’s technical direction and mark your stamp on the company’s product. Their current system is built out in C++, but they are migrating a lot of this over to Python therefore, if you have C++ experience this would be very beneficial. In addition, they are looking for the chosen individual to come in and assist with putting processes and procedures in place, to write code that is supported by strong testing and that follow good CI/CD procedures.

The culture

Being a start-up, it is a very fast-paced environment and the work can be very diverse on a day to day basis. They all have a very entrepreneurial mindset and love people that can demonstrate they have taken ownership or have gone above and beyond in a workplace or outside of work. They do have an office in London however, this role will be primarily remote with the occasional visit to the office for meetings.  In addition, they thrive off people that generate lots of energy and are very collaborative in their approach to work.

The skills:

  • 3+ years’ experience in Python Development
  • Experience with cloud technologies (Azure/AWS/GCP)
  • Strong testing experience (TDD/Unit testing)
  • Continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD)
  • C++ would be beneficial
  • Proof of side projects/personal ventures
  • Driven and passionate attitude
  • Degree in Computer Science or similar would be desirable

The package

A salary between £60,000 - £80,000 is on offer along with 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, generous share options, standard pension + more.

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Senior Python Engineer / CI/CD / TDD / HealthTech / Fully Remote (UK) / £60k - £80k