Python Engineer

  • Babylon Health
  • Liverpool St, London EC2M, UK
  • Dec 02, 2019

Job Description

We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.
To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.
At Babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us.
We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…
We believe it is possible to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth. 
The Healthcheck team focuses on enabling people to live fuller and healthier lives by finding insights that people didn’t know they didn’t know.  Our engineers develop ground-breaking software products in the spaces of Artificial Intelligence, Health Epidemiology, and Chatbots.
A typical day might include:- Writing lots of code! - Getting products to work in a brand new language, in a brand new territory- Liaising closely with our commercial teams to ensure we deliver the right thing to the right customer- Designing processes and technologies so we can better expand to new territories around the worldBuilding relationships with your peers, learning from them and teaching things you know - Partnering with our wonderful engineers, product managers, localisation managers to flesh out and deliver new projects.
We would love to hear from you if:You enjoy working in a fast-paced environmentYou’re cooperative and welcome diverse perspectives to challenge the way you think- You’ve got a sense of team spirit, and want to work with those who have your back - You don’t like having a babysitter or being micromanaged - You enjoy having the ownership and space to tackle a problem deeply - You’re aware of the limitations of your abilities, and take feedback from those who care about your growth and happiness
To land this gig, you’ll have solid coding fundamentals and something to show for it.  The Healthcheck team speaks mostly Python/Flask/Django, though we’re interested in hearing from any capable engineer who can learn our codebase deftly.