Python Engineer - Product Data (£55k-£70k)

London, England, United Kingdom


We’re looking for a backend engineer to come and join our team, to help us build upon and improve our product data pipeline that is responsible for ingesting 50k items a minute to our catalog of over 6million in stock products.

About Lyst:

Lyst is a Global Fashion Search Platform which connects millions of shoppers globally with the world’s leading fashion designers and stores, giving them a simpler, more engaging buying experience.

Lyst itself is divided into tribes, then into smaller product-led teams. We work in a similar way to the Spotify model, having tribes that contain small multi-disciplinary teams that have all the skills they need to deliver the team goals.

Within Lyst, the Supply tribe is responsible for working with retailers. Within Supply, the Product Data team is directly responsible for collecting, processing, and cataloging the products offered by various retailers.

About Product Data:

About the Role:

You will work within a small inclusive development team to help build upon existing systems and contribute to the on-going performance improvements of the whole product data pipeline.

Within the first three months, you will:

This is a high trust, supportive and collaborative environment where you will have plenty of opportunities to really help make an impact to both your team and wider company. We value attitude as much as we do direct experiencen - we want to hire people to grow into the role and beyond.


If you’ve programmed in a different language and not done Python before, that’s OK, knowing how to code is a transferable skill. There’s time to learn on the job and a supportive team will help you. We believe in having a curious mindset and your ability to learn to do the job, rather than a checklist of must haves.


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