Senior Python Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Python Engineer, someone experienced and enthusiastic, who is ready to take on new challenges and collaborate with top-tier scientists

We are a team of scientists, data scientists and engineers from all around the world – Singapore, the US, Bulgaria and Switzerland, looking for enthusiastic professionals to join our team!

We are building the SIT Rolos Platform – an intelligent collaborative platform for using AI and quantum computational modeling, which aims to improve research team productivity. We believe that an era of data-driven research is coming, and the classical trial and error approach can no longer give satisfactory results without computational methods. The SIT Rolos Platform provides scientists with:

  • storage/compute infrastructure optimized for AI and later quantum computational workloads;
  • collaborative environment where researchers can share and monetize data, algorithms and interactive publications;
  • tools for building computational workflows, training AI models and visualizing results.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Designing state of the art scientific computation and collaboration platform
  • Developing backend services of SIT Rolos Platform. Most of your time will be devoted to coding and reviewing the code of your teammates. Our framework is FastAPI and we are writing on Python 3.9
  • Ability to write maintainable tests is necessary. We use Pytest for component tests
  • You will participate in discussions about new features of the product. We use Notion for documentation and YouTrack for bug and task tracking
  • You will use RabbitMQ for messaging, Redis for storing user session data, PostgreSQL for storing metadata, DFS/NFS for files and other external services for various needs
  • There will be a lot of collaboration with the devops and architecture teams. Together you will develop new components and services for the product. We use Kubernetes for services deployment, orchestration and scaling
  • Finally, you can dig into complex product issues reported by customers

Qualifications and experience

  • 5+ years experience in writing well-designed, high-quality production code
  • 3+ years experience in Python development
  • Solid knowledge of principles of REST / RESTful
  • Strong knowledge of software implementation best practices
  • Understanding of async programming
  • Experience in containerization and microservice orchestration
  • Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to speak and write in English

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical insurance (incl. dental care)
  • Choice of work equipment (i.e., laptop, monitor, etc.)
  • Flexible schedule, hybrid format of work
  • Intensive English practice in the international environment
  • Conferences and professional development coverage
  • International team with experienced entrepreneurs and top-tier scientists (h-index - 100+)
  • Socially useful project and an opportunity for personal growth in the international educational organization with the headquarters in Switzerland

Vacancy Priority

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