AI Software Engineer - PGM

London, United Kingdom


Python Scala

No further applications

We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.

To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.

Babylon was included in WIRED’s 2016 Top 100 Hottest Startups in Europe and CB Insights 2017 Global ‘AI 100’ list. Fortune Magazine included Babylon in their 2017 list of ’50 Companies Leading the AI Revolution’, the only listed company using AI in healthcare delivery.

At Babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us.

We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…

Our PGM team is looking for a (senior) software engineer with experience and passion for building scalable and high quality services. We are building a sophisticated Artificial Intelligence brain that can help people with their health.

You will be involved in the design and development of services that integrate our PGM brain into a diagnostic chatbot.

Who Fits?

    • An interest in AI first software engineering and data;
    • Strong mathematical or AI passion;
    • Strong software engineering skills (knowledge of professional software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, strong OO design skills);
    • Experience with, and desire for, high quality and reliable service development;
    • Organised and pro-active, with strong attention to detail;
    • A natural team player, who enjoys working collaboratively with colleagues;
    • Strong Python OR Scala engineering skills;
    • Knowledge or demonstrated passion in AI/ML;
    • Knowledge or experience of bayesian statistics.


    • Competitive salary package including share options scheme;
    • Good Maternity Policy;
    • Paternity & Adoption Policy;
    • 25 days holiday;
    • Flexible working environment;
    • Free Babylon for you and your family;
    • Private Health - family included;
    • Life Insurance;
    • Pension Scheme;
    • Childcare vouchers;
    • Gym in the office;
    • Free healthy breakfast and snacks;
    • Onsite table tennis and video game competitions;
    • Regular social gatherings and an intimate, collaborative environment;
    • Hosts of meet-ups and speaking opportunities;
    • Free weekly yoga or football sessions;
This job description is non-exhaustive and may vary due to the needs of the business.

Babylon believes it is possible to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth. How? By combining the ever-growing computing power of machines with the best medical expertise of humans to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalised health service and making it universally available.