Posted 17 days ago

Python Backend Engineer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire | £70,000 - £80,000 per yearManaged by: CSR Full Stack

Python Backend Engineer (GCP SaaS Machine Learning) *Hybrid / Cambridge* to £80k

Opportunity for an experienced Python Backend Engineer to join a successful SaaS tech scale-up that have huge financial backing and are currently going through an exciting period of growth!

The company have created an AI and Machine Learning driven platform that is used within the automotive sector for a range of purposes such as engine calibration.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Up to £80k plus stock options
  • Hybrid working (2 days a week remote)
  • Private medical, live insurance, and 6% employer pension contribution
  • 25 days holiday

Your Role:

As a Python Backend Engineer, you'll develop and maintain high quality, scalable and robust features for new, highly complex SaaS products. You'll work with a range of technologies including Python, Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Google Cloud and Git.

Some examples of key projects you'll work on include an API ML driven product extending the functionality of the backend by designing APIs, building and extending an internal product that needs to accelerate development, improving code quality to ensure development can continue at pace, and PoC work for new customers. As this is a senior position you will be expected to provide technical guidance and occasional mentorship to junior members of the team.

Office & WFH:

The company is based in central Cambridge, close to the main station and other public transport. You will be able to work remotely up to 2 days a week for this position.


  • You are experienced in software development using Python
  • You must have experience working in a SaaS environment
  • You have cloud experience - GCP ideally, will consider AWS too
  • You are d educated in Computer Science or a STEM subject (2:1) or above
  • You are comfortable working in a fast-paced start-up environment where requirements and priorities are constantly evolving
  • You ideally have experience with at least one of the following: Machine Learning, API development, data projects, Kubernetes or Docker

As a Python Backend Engineer, you can expect to earn a competitive salary (up to £80k) plus benefits.

Apply today or call to have a confidential discussion about this Python Backend Engineer (SaaS GCP) role.

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