Software Engineer / Python / Django or Flask / Microservices / £60k - £80k

Software Engineer / Python / Django or Flask / Microservices / £60k - £80k

Job Title: Software Engineer / Python / Django or Flask / Microservices / £60k - £80k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Reference: 14992
Contact Name: Jordan Hayward
Job Published: December 16, 2019 17:44

Job Description

Software Engineer / Python / Django or Flask / Microservices / £60k - £80k

Amicus Recruitment are proud to be working with a young InsurTech company that are on the lookout for an experienced Python Engineer to join the team.

The business was formed around three years ago with the first two focused solely on development. In the last year they have taken their first product to market and they are now looking to scale this up as well as releasing more products they are planning to launch. They have recently hired a brand-new Head of Engineering to help the business scale up and one of is main tasks is to build out an engineering team to help him do so. They currently have around 10 employees across the business and are set to double in size across the next 12 months.

They are looking for a confident and well-rounded Python Engineer to come in and take ownership over the roadmap of projects ahead. Their current product is built out in Python on a Google Cloud Platform therefore you will need solid Python Engineering skills to be considered. Also, if you have experience with web frameworks such as Django or Flask then that would be extremely beneficial. One major and ongoing project they have on the go at the moment is building out a microservice architecture therefore, if you have knowledge or have done this in a previous role then this will really play in your favour to. The head of engineering has been tasked with building out an engineering team to help him scale up and he will require assistance with the recruitment, training and mentoring of new developers joining the team. This role has massive scope for progression and will eventually transition into a lead role therefore, it is a great opportunity if you want to grow with a business whilst progressing in your career to.


  • 3+ years of Python Engineering experience
  • Microservices
  • Django or Flask
  • DevOps knowledge would be good
  • WebApp experience would be great
  • GCP or AWS
  • Experience taking the lead over projects
  • Prior experience training and mentoring juniors would be great


On offer is a salary of £60,000 - £80,000 along with 25 days holiday + bank holidays, flexible working, regular social events + many more.

If you are interested then please click apply or send me an email to

Software Engineer / Python / Django or Flask / Microservices / £60k - £80k