Technical Lead - Python - Django - Central London - £110,000

Technical Lead - Python - Django - Central London - £110,000

Job Title: Technical Lead - Python - Django - Central London - £110,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000
Reference: 8958
Contact Name: Jordan Hayward
Job Published: May 01, 2019 12:29

Job Description

Technical Lead – Python – Django – Central London - £110,000

Amicus recruitment are proud to be working with a leading technology business with a global footprint. They are continuing their growth and are currently looking to strengthen their backend team by bringing on board an experienced Python developer.

The company have rapidly grown since they were formed and now have over 600 employees across the globe, 25 of which are part of an experienced development team based in London. They develop an innovative platform to enable members to discover high end entertainment across the world. Last year the business welcomed a new CTO which has proven to be a great success and will have a huge impact on growth over the next 5 years.

The business has created a brand-new role to set them up for their plans in the immediate future. They are looking for a Technical Lead to come in and play a huge part in architecting brand-new concepts for the current platform as well as getting their hands dirty with some coding. You will also be responsible for leading the backend Python team which consists of 7 highly skilled Python Developers. The company are currently building out a microservice architecture therefore, they are looking for someone with prior experience working on similar projects.

Skills required:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience coding in Python / Django
  • Django REST Framework
  • Prior management experience of teams of 5+
  • Experience building microservices
  • Must have experience of being part of the architecture of projects as well as development
  • AWS
  • ElasticSearch would be desirable
  • Passion for working on exciting greenfield projects


A salary of up to £110,000 is on offer along with 20 days holiday (rising to 25 after year 1), cycle to work scheme, season ticket loan, health benefits, plus many more benefits!

If you are interested, then please click apply or send an up to date CV to

Technical Lead – Python – Django – Central London - £110,000