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6th Nov

Senior Software Engineer

— Pioneering Bio-tech start-up!

Up to £85,000
  • Pioneering bio-tech start-up.
  • Cutting edge Technology, Robotics & Machine Learning.
  • Python and JavaScript tech stack.

We have exclusively partnered with a well-funded, bio-tech start-up who are revolutionising drug discovery. This organisation is building a platform, powered by machine learning, for the purpose of developing new protein therapeutics that ultimately will enable them to bring life changing medicines to market in vastly more efficient ways than conventional pharma companies. 

Technology has revolutionised almost every other area of human existence except for the pharmaceutical industry up until now, so this incredible, mission-led business really are breaking new ground by bringing pharma and tech together.

Over the next 12 months they will be scaling their team, with the first hire being a Senior Software Engineer. If you are an experienced Developer who is solution-driven and well-versed in solving complex problems within your current role – this could be an amazing opportunity for you!

What you’ll be doing 

You will work in a cross-functional team made up of scientists, automation engineers, data scientists, and other software developers to develop solutions through technology to solve problems. You do not need to have a degree or background in science (although it would help!) but you need to have a keen interest in science and be curious about biology in particular. 

You will learn the complexities around what the scientists within the team are doing to better aid them through technology, so openness and willingness to educate yourself through courses (training budgets are provided)  and reading is essential. You will enjoy collaborating with people, have empathy and be a team player.
What experience you’ll need to apply

You'll have a track record of building software within a cross-functional team.
You will have used technology to solve the most complex of problems.
You'll have experience with JavaScript and Python in a production environment. (If you don't have much JavaScript & Python but you do have other programming languages and you tick the other boxes we would still like to hear from you).
You'll have production experience with cloud platforms such as GCP or AWS.
You'll be willing to learn about molecular biology, protein engineering and automation in order to be more effective in your job.
You'll have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with specialists from your own and other fields.
What you’ll get in return for your experience 

A once in a life time opportunity to join an incredible, mission-led company in a fascinating field that will change people’s lives! Amazing salaries, share options, remote working & lovely office space, health care, socials and much more.

What’s next?

To apply or register your interest, send your CV to or call on 0117 926 9530

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Who's managing this role?

Becca Thomson

Becca Thomson

— Recruiter Start-ups & Scale-ups, London

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