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Python Engineer

Thoughtful Automation

Thoughtful Automation

Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 is pioneering an AI-as-a-service platform that enables the healthcare industry to deploy AI-powered software workers to automate and improve their core business operations. We're hiring a Senior Python Engineer to join our platform engineering team. This group is responsible for our end-to-end platform, which includes innovating our customer-focused web application and advancing our developer suite. You will design, build, and maintain Python libraries and services our automation engineers use to integrate and log valuable insights into our digital workers (built with technologies like RPA Framework and Thoughtful’s internal tools). These tools enable a community of developers across the globe to create unique AI Worker use cases, contributing to a more robust and powerful offering for our customers. Join us to transform how leading healthcare companies operate.


  • Quick to pick up new technologies and stay updated with industry trends
  • 3+ years of deep expertise in building developer tools and Python libraries
    • Experience in a collaborative engineering team
    • Experience contributing to open-source developer tooling, with an instinct for good product design
    • Experience with back-end and well-documented APIs
    • Unit testing in PyTest or similar
    • Deployment, performance tuning, monitoring, and logging
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Exceptional programming skill, rapidly turning tickets into functionality with an eye for high-quality code and documentation
  • Experience with relational databases such as PostgreSQL or MySQL


  • Experience with launching/maintaining cloud infrastructure in AWS
  • Experience in building developer tooling from scratch within the Python community
  • Experience with RPA Framework or similar automation frameworks, Docker, AWS Lambda, Terraform, or AWS CloudFormation
  • Experience with performance tuning, security, or production support for high-availability systems, ensuring scalability and reliability

Thoughtful Automation Benefits

  • Employee Stock Options
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependents
  • A comprehensive time-off policy
  • Paid company holidays
California Salary Range
$160,000$200,000 USD