Tech Lead Python

Luko is hiring!


Luko is the fastest growing Insurance in Europe and France’s #1 Neo Insurance.

Today, Luko's mission seems obvious: to transform the insurance from an industry perceived as a necessary evil to a service that truly protects.

Beyond the protection of individuals, insurance must serve the society. It should be an ally to the planet and to its environmental issues.

We believe that insurance must be simple, transparent and useful.

Our obsession ? Delivering an incredible insuree experience. Luko is not just about insuring, but also about preventing issues. We are building the best AI-powered technologies to avoid accidents in every European home.

In 2 years, we have convinced over 100,000 users to trust us. We are backed by some of the most incredible VCs (EQT Ventures, Accel, Founders Fund, Speed Invest, Xavier Niel, etc.) and raised more than 70M€ in Series A & B.

We are a team of 110+ ambitious & creative talents eager to reinvent an entire industry. We are looking for other impact-driven talents to scale Luko across Europe. We are committed to equal access to employment, inclusion and diversity within the teams.

Are you ready to join our journey?

Job Description

The Tech Lead Back is responsible for the back-end technology at Luko. They ensure that the code quality is consistent, define good practices in cooperation with the team, work on developing the platform for Luko back-end services (shared libraries, protocols for communication between micro-services, etc).

The Tech Lead Back is also responsible for organizing the events of the back-end team: giving internal talks on tech subjects and asking back-end devs to give talks, manage the tech blog of the back-end team, etc.

Your job

  • Ensure the back-end developers have same methodology, skills, best practices.
  • Ensure that the tools used by back-end developers are common
  • Define the Luko Way of doing tech stuff for the back-end team
  • Responsible of code quality in the back-end team
  • Work on the shared libraries inside Luko
  • Coordinate the back-end tech talks
  • Review major MR, and ensure minor MR are well reviewed
  • Bring knowledge to his tech team by his seniority
  • Bring new tools that increase dev productivity : technology watch

Our tech stack

  • Python3 / Flask
  • SQLAlchemy
  • AWS / Lambda / ElasticBeanstalk / Zappa / S3
  • MySQL / InfluxDB
  • Gitlab / CI-CD / Docker

Preferred Experience

Who are you?

Must have

  • 4 years of professional Python experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Flask and its ecosystem
  • Prior professional experience with micro-services
  • Pragmatism, open-mindedness, autonomy and initiative (that is truly important!)

Nice to have

  • Experience with AWS
  • Being curious about our business challenges as well!

What we offer

  • Be part of the fastest growing insurtech in Europe
  • Benefit from a great equity plan
  • Nice perks (meal vouchers, unlimited days off, etc.)
  • Evolve in a stimulating and challenging environment
  • Share and learn with a passionate and diverse team
  • Friendly team and offices in central Paris
  • Work in a flexible environment with remote possibilities

Recruitment Process

  • 1st intro call with our Tech Recruiter
  • Engineering Manager Interview
  • Case study
  • HR Interview
  • Team fit!

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75010)
  • Experience: > 4 years
  • Possible partial remote