Python Software Engineer

Engineering · London, London, City of
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

At Red Sift, we’re building an innovative platform that democratises the technology essential for cybersecurity. We believe that addressing security challenges should be made simple through beautiful and intuitive data-driven digital tools supported by technology such as machine learning and that these tools should be available to everyone. 

We’re helping to make the world a safer place, helping organisations of all sizes and sectors, including many of the biggest brands, top law firms, government agencies, as well as charities and small businesses.

Internally, we encourage an open, collaborative, customer-centric working environment. We are one of the fastest growing companies in our industry and we’re currently looking for talented, creative problem-solvers to help us build a safer future for everyone. Join us!


About the Role

We’re looking for outstanding python software engineers who understand that good code exists to support products and the user experience, and that good code is code that gets the job done in a simple and maintainable way.

Fundamental to this role is working closely with our product team and cybersecurity analysts designing and building out scalable and performant Python code that serves to protect our customers.

If you’re looking for a role that gives you the opportunity to take on a wide range of responsibilities, with a high degree of autonomy and significant room for growth, then we want to talk to you!

About you

We generally don’t have hard and fast requirements - we really value that everyone is different.

  • You have a customer-centric mindset: you really care about the customer outcomes.
  • You have a track record of delivering high quality product features and working in high growth product focussed organizations.
  • You understand that every decision you make has trade-offs and feel confident making decisions while moving quickly and building secure, scalable and resilient solutions to unexplored, complex technical problems.
  • Experience with and/or a curious interest in learning other languages such as JavaScript would be a bonus.



  • Red Sift is headquartered in London, UK, with an additional engineering office in Barcelona, Spain.
  • If you’re not in London or Barcelona, no problem - we are open to discussing remote working arrangements in other locations that have a similar time zone.



  • 🌟 The opportunity to participate in every aspect of the startup journey in rapid scaling mode
  • ✊🏽 The chance to participate in our mission to protect organisations and the people within them with cybersecurity software products that outsmart attackers at scale
  • 💷 A competitive base salary based on experience in addition to a performance-based bonus, equity plan and pension scheme
  • 🧰 Optionally remote work, as long as you can drop by the office every now and then
  • 🏝 25 days of vacation in addition to public holidays per year
  • 🧖‍♀️ A monthly budget for coaching and self-improvement such as courses, conferences and workshops
  • 🏥 Health Insurance
  • 👪 Maternity / Paternity leave
  • 🏋️ Gym membership
  • 🚴 Cycle to work scheme
  • ​​🦸 One volunteer day per year
  • 🕰 Flexible working hours, we trust you to work enough hours to do your job well, at times that suit you and your team

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience