Python Engineer - Search & Data

Fully-remote

Core hours 11 - 3

We are a high-growth startup using data and machine learning to revolutionise the insurance industry. You will be joining an established team, working to build products that are fundamentally changing the way insurers see the world, enabling them to move from an assumption based understanding of risk, to an empirical, data-driven view.

Our data products, which are used by international insurers, ensure that insurers have access to more data than ever that can be used to dramatically accelerate their learning. To this end, we help them acquire data by extracting information from structured and unstructured documents using CV and NLP, through dataset linkage and entity resolution, to using internal and external data to provide insight and prediction (incl. human-assisted ML).

Requirements

  • Python experience
  • Writing testable and maintainable code using Pytest or similar
  • A desire to work in an agile startup environment

Nice to have

  • Experience using Python's asyncio library or similar
  • Experience developing for web frameworks, e.g. Django, Flask or FastAPI
  • PostgreSQL
  • Experience ingesting data from both APIs and web scraping
  • An interest in Open Source Intelligence
  • Experience / interest in Search, specifically Lucene - Solr / ElasticSearch
  • Startup experience: building working products quickly

Benefits

  • Stock options
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Private health insurance - UK only*
  • Choice of laptop
  • Flexi-working
  • £2000 travel budget
  • Company trips

*We employ people across the UK and EU (using a 3rd party Employer of Record model), and inevitably the benefits that we can offer vary slightly in different territories, due to local employment law and feasibility. Our salary range does not vary depending on territory.

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Cytora
Information Technology Services
Insurance
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Fully-remote

Core hours 11 - 3