Principal Engineer (Python)

Posted 06 March 2024
Salary €100000 - €140000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Software Engineering
Contact NameSam Thompson

Job description

Principal Software Engineer (Python)

Dublin, Flexible Hybrid

Salary up to €140k DOE

An innovative scale-up, newly established in Ireland, is searching for a Principal Engineer to join the team and help revolutionise the AI landscape.

About the Company: This pioneering AI technology company is dedicated to developing cutting-edge solutions that drive efficiency and innovation across one of the largest industries worldwide. The mission is to empower businesses with intelligent tools that transform how they operate and compete in the digital age.

Role Overview: The Principal Engineer will play a crucial role in leading the design, development, and deployment of AI models and solutions. This position involves mentoring a team of engineers, driving technical excellence, and ensuring the successful delivery of high-impact projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the architecture and development.
  • Mentor and guide a team of engineers, as well as helping build the team further.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align AI initiatives with business goals.
  • Drive the adoption of best practices in software engineering.
  • Take ownership of platforms and work.


  • Python Development experience, some work in Java would also be good.
  • Kubernetes and Azure experience
  • Previously held high level roles, 'Tech Lead', 'Principal Engineer'.
  • Have mentored or built teams, don't need to have been a line manager, people manager.
  • Desire to take ownership and autonomy of work.

If you are interested please apply.