As a Software Engineer in our Customer Value team, you will be working to deliver projects to ev.energy clients to help increase the reach of ev.energy, this may include our Utility Partners, Grid Operators or any other companies in the EV charging ecosystem. This is an exciting role with and ability to impact our growth by working in partnership with our key customers. You should be someone who is happy to speak with customers, understand the problems they are looking to solve and then propose and implement solutions. This will often be combining technology we have already built with custom developed software to solve the clients unique requirements.
As an Engineer you should be able to work with your teammates across engineering and other disciplines to plan and implement the technical side of features. You should be driven to keep learning and developing your skills and have a strong understanding of where you need to develop your skills.
ev.energy enables consumers to charge their EVs in the most cost-effective and least carbon-intense way possible, whilst saving them money! We partner with energy companies such as Igloo Energy, Rolec Services and ESB to deliver tariffs and products which integrate smartly with electric vehicles and their chargers.
We’re a small and agile team, but we already serve electricity companies and their customers across the world with pilots ongoing in Europe and North America.
Since we were incorporated two years ago, we’ve grown from 0 to 12500+ users, raised a funding round, collaborated with 15+ energy companies and saved over 25 tonnes of CO2. We were part of Microsoft’s first AI for Good cohort, won the EDF Pulse Innovation Challenge and were named “Best Energy Startup in the World” by Free Electrons 2019.
Our goals for the next year are:
Grow our user base 10x (with 60,000 new users by July 2021, and over 100,000 by December 2021);
Launch in five new markets worldwide, including non-English speaking markets and non-EU timezones;
Make our app work for users across different geographies, with various vehicles, charger manufacturers, and energy suppliers;
Deliver new charging services (like charging with your home-generated solar power, or charging on public charging networks);
Improve our data and analytics offering for our Utility partners so they can better understand how smart charging stabilises their grids and reduces their costs.
An awesome applicant will have
Worked across a technology stack with some of Python (Django), PSQL, JS (React), ReactNative / iOS / Android for multiple years;
Excellent problem-solving skills, thinking both about to solve the immediate issue and also how to prevent similar issues in future;
Experience building internal tooling to help others solve issues;
Strong written communication skills, as a remote team written skills are highly valued;
Can communicate effectively to people with a range of job roles and backgrounds;
A keen interest in our product and industry.
We will support you with:
Flexible working primarily remotely, investing in your home working setup or an office in a location convenient for you;
Funded access to conferences, training and meetups (like Fully Charged Live);
A top of the range MacBook Pro and all the software you need to work effectively;
Participation in various employee perks and benefits schemes like cycle to work and discounted cinema tickets;
Team Week once a quarter where the whole team meets to collaborate, socialise and build connections in person!
If you don’t have all of the job requirements, please apply anyway! We would love to hear from all kinds of people and may be able to tailor the role around your abilities and experience. We value applicants from non-traditional backgrounds, startup or tech experience is not a prerequisite.
The important details
- Starting: Immediately;
- Location: Remote, core hours 10:00 am – 4:00 pm London time;
- Term: Permanent;
- Salary: £45k - £65k + annual cost of living adjustment;
- Annual Leave: 25 Days plus one day per year of tenure (max 30 days) + national holidays.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.