Full Stack Engineer - Web

  • Engineering
  • London, United Kingdom

Full Stack Engineer - Web

Job description

Synthesia is on a mission to bring video synthesis to content creators around the world using generative AI. We are a team of researchers and entrepreneurs from UCL, Stanford, TUM and Cambridge creating a platform for AI video that will bring entirely new capabilities to video production and the media industries.

We are looking for an experienced Full Stack Developer to join the team. You will have ownership of the web platform we create from the initial design, choice of frameworks to the full client journey.

Located in RocketSpace at Angel, London, we offer a highly collaborative, fast-paced startup environment. We are a diverse team that has come together from across the UK, Denmark, Netherlands, Czechia, Romania, Spain, and Germany, where everyone has direct impact on all aspects of the business.


You need a startup mindset, focusing on key requirements, managing changing demands, rolling out value in stages, while creating simple, maintainable code. 

You will:

  • Play a key role in the development and execution of an ambitious platform strategy bringing AI video to market
  • Establish the underlying architecture, tools + frameworks, product release cycle and deployment methodologies
  • Take ownership of prototyping and subsequent roll out of the platform, working closely with key stakeholders
  • Have responsibility for the initial UI/UX and deliver an intuitive, consistent and responsive client experience

Our culture

We’re a young, visionary start-up working at the very forefront of computer vision research. Our core team has experience from world-class institutions in both industry and academia and we are determined to build a strong technology-led company. We need curious people who are keen to learn and who can play a key role in growing the company and making sure the journey is a fun and memorable one.


We are passionate about the opportunity to empower content creators with AI through the latest web technologies. If you have a creative approach to problem solving, love testing new ideas in a dynamic environment working directly with product managers, customer relations, research and development - then come and talk to us.

You are:

  • A full stack engineer with 3-5+ years’ experience building web applications
  • An amazing communicator with the ability to work with customers and development alike 
  • Comfortable taking the lead in design and communication of development strategy 
  • A master of front-end development (JS/CSS/HTML) and frameworks (React/Angular)
  • Confident in back-end infrastructure development (Node/Python/REST)
  • Familiar with video manipulation and streaming technologies (HTML5, WebGL, WebRTC)
  • Experience with interactive video-manipulation:
  • Experienced at writing clean, testable code with continuous integration and delivery
  • Focused on product design and delivery with a strong sense for user experience
  • A team player and quick learner with a “get things done” approach