Principal Python Engineer Job at Anaeko

We are hiring a Principal Python Engineer

JOB TITLE: Principal Python Engineer

REPORTING TO: Delivery Manager

LOCATION: Belfast, Enniskillen or UK Remote

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This role involves working as a lead Python developer within a distributed agile development team developing new-to-market containerised multi cloud applications. Successful candidates should be highly motivated self-starters with both deep and diverse experience of serverless cloud platforms

Innovation, initiative, continuous improvement and career progression is expected of successful candidates.


  • Provide technical leadership to teams.
  • Architect, design and implement technical solutions for customer projects using Python.
  • Agile requirements specifications, component designs and interface specifications.
  • Test-driven development, component testing and participating in system and integration testing.
  • Develop technical documentation for defined solutions/components.
  • Contribute to peer reviews of designs, code and test specifications.
  • Mentor junior team members.
  • Agile reporting to Delivery Managers and Customers.
  • Continuous innovation and improvement.


  • 10 years experience in software engineering roles, including software design, architecture, development and test of scalable, reliable production software.
  • At least 5 years recent python development experience, including the use of python typin.
  • Developing for containers, with knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes.
  • High-scale, highly available REST API microservice architectures using container-based and serverless service.
  • Experience developing for, and deploying python applications to public or private cloud.
  • Test Automation experience including TDD and BDD using pytest and other test automation tools.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of CI/CD pipelines with extensive knowledge of GitHub actions. 
  • Ability to operate within a fast-paced Agile environment.
  • Familiarity with common web services, technologies, architectures and related practices to make them reliable.



  • Cloud fundamentals certificate in AWS, Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Thorough understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Experience with Pydantic data validation using python type annotations.
  • Experience of Atlassian Jira and Confluence.


At Anaeko, we recognise that the world of work has changed and our people have different needs and expectations from their employment and their employer.

If you are someone who values:

  • Working with and learning from teams of experts
  • On-going development of new skills to tackle new challenges and meet customer expectations
  • The opportunity to build new competencies and gain certifications across our core disciplines – AWS, Azure, and RedHat
  • Working with big brand names on their R&D efforts
  • Working with leading edge Multi-Cloud technology
  • Variety in the technologies and projects you work on
  • Being part of multi-disciplinary teams working on multiple use cases
  • Regular rotation to develop new skills and work with new technologies
  • Being rewarded and promoted for your own personal contribution – rather than being time served or restricted by glass ceilings or quotas
  • Variety in career paths and choices
  • Being part of a stable and growing Company with low level attrition
  • A lean management structure with quick decision making and progress
  • Flexible working approaches
  • Opportunities to travel and work directly with customers
  • Opportunities to support the local tech ecosystem
  • A positive, fun and open Company culture

then Anaeko is the perfect fit for you!


In addition to the quality and variety of work combined with on-going professional development, Anaeko offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Market Competitive Salary

  • Bonus Scheme

  • 24 days holiday per year plus 10 statutory holidays

  • 5% match contributory pension scheme

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • Life Assurance at 4 x salary

  • Childcare Vouchers

  • Free car parking

  • Flexible working models

  • Office locations in Belfast and Enniskillen

  • Regular social activities for all the team