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Technical Lead - Python
Prague, Czechia

Job Title

Technical Lead - Python

Job Description

Do you want to join a company that delivers innovative life-changing products to patients? We are seeking an energetic, forward-thinking professional to join our Information Technology group in Prague. We are looking to hire a Technical Lead for Python software engineering.

You will have an opportunity to have additional exposure to Cloud (AWS / Azure), Backend (Python, Java) and System integration and develop as a Technical Lead.


  • Telecommuting is OK
  • No Agencies Please


Main responsibilities:

Deep understanding and knowledge of engineering and development practices Provide technical leadership in projects Own and expand code for existing test tools / solutions Proficient with Python, ideally with knowledge of additional languages (Java, SQL, Bash, etc.) Experience with CI/CD tools and pipelines (ideally Jenkins)

Familiar with: Version control (Git/Stash/GitHub) Issue tracking systems (ideally Jira) DevOps and Infra tools: Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, Terraform Familiarity with SDLC (software development lifecycle) concepts is a plus

AWS specific Experience with EC2/RDS/S3 Batch, Lambda /AWS cmdline tools Ansible/Terraform/CloudFormation

Soft skills Solid Technical English, able to clearly communicate problems and solutions. Good analytical, problem-solving, time-management skills Good interpersonal, communication skills Ability to troubleshoot and think critically Negotiate effectively. Able to convince stakeholders of position and reach a consensus.

About the Company

For more than 130 years, we have brought hope to humanity through the development of important medicines and vaccines. We aspire to be the premier research-intensive biopharmaceutical company in the world – and today, we are at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions that advance the prevention and treatment of diseases in people and animals. We foster a diverse and inclusive global workforce and operate responsibly every day to enable a safe, sustainable and healthy future for all people and communities.

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Contact Info

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