Lead Software Engineer (Hybrid)

Contilio is a game-changing and fast-growing AI-first startup based in London. We use advanced 3D AI technology to power the first intelligent control room for the $12 trillion construction industry, fully automating construction progress, installation quality and predictive risks. This is in addition to creating self-intelligent digital twins, empowering our customers to make smart decisions, eliminate problems before they happen, and to deliver their projects faster, cost-effectively, and sustainably, saving billions.

We are building a global category leader shaping the future of 3D semantic understanding for the largest global industry, while creating significant value for our customers and the global population by making critical infrastructure more affordable and environmentally friendly. To fulfil this vision, we set ambitious goals, work hard and believe that anything is possible.

We are looking to add a smart, driven and growth-minded Lead Software Engineer to our team. Reporting to the CTO and VP of Engineering you will lead software development- and deployment activities to build the next version of Contilio’s cutting-edge AI platform. In addition, you will work closely with the Vision & AI team, as well as product- and the commercial functions to define and implement customer requirements and delight our blue-chip customers.

Attractive equity, competitive base salary and the opportunity to take on more responsibility as we grow our A-class team, cutting-edge technology and global footprint. 

You need to have the right to work – We do not sponsor visas for this role.

What you will be doing:

  • Lead and implement software development and deployment, including:

    • System architecture design and improvement
    • Implement and test backend, analytics engine, database and integrations
    • Cloud deployment and performance optimization
  • Lead and implement engineering best practices, including:

    • Establishing, implementing and tracking the development and product KPIs
    • Performing code reviews and learning sessions
    • Contributing to and developing Contilio’s knowledge base
  • Manage, train and hire developers, as we expand the team

Technical skills we’d love to see:

  • 7+ years’ experience designing and implementing maintainable, high-quality Enterprise/B2B codebase/software in an agile environment
  • 2+ years of managing sofware teams or projects
  • High proficiency in Python and familiarity with a second object-oriented language
  • High proficiency using RDBMs and SQL (ideally Postgres)
  • Experience with AWS, Azure, or GCP and familiarity with Docker and container orchestration

Personal traits we’d love to see:

  • You are an self-starter and want to apply your technical expertise to solve challenging technical problems, while having positive impact on peoples' lifes
  • You have strong problem-solving skills and the ability to translate customer requirements into scalable software/products
  • You are a team player who can manage software teams and projects end to end, ensuring high quality outputs are delivered on time

Any of the following is a plus:

  • Start-up experience ideally in AI, Computer Vision or Enterprise software setting
  • MSc or Phd in Computer Science, Math or other related fields (not required for experienced startup tech leads with related work experience)
  • Experience with 2D/3D vision or big data applications
  • Familiarity with BIM or construction scheduling tools (Autodesk, Primavera etc.)
  • Experience with Terraform and IaC

Where you will be working:

  • We work in a hybrid manner, 2-3 days a week in our London Office (Moorgate)
  • Candidates based outside weekly commuting distance (incl. EU) can be considered if they can come to the office once a month
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Full-time, Hybrid

London (Hybrid)