Software Engineer (Python)

Burlington, Massachusetts, United States | R&D | Full-time | Allows remote

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If you have a desire to grow with a dynamic company making a major contribution to renewable energy, have great advancement opportunities as we expand our solutions worldwide, and thrive in a fast paced, exciting environment, then this opportunity with WindESCo is for you.

WindESCo is a rapidly growing company helping to create a better planet by increasing the green energy output from existing wind farms. We do this by combining the power of engineering, machine learning and IIoT. Our solutions are currently optimizing wind plants in 8 countries across 3 continents. We have an immediate opening for a Software Engineer based in our headquarters in Burlington, MA. Initially new employees will work primarily remotely due to Covid-19 until it is safe to return to the office.  We are looking for candidates that think big, can thrive in our team-oriented culture and want to help change the world with our solutions.

Permanent US work authorization is required (US citizen, green card or equivalent). Applicants with, F1, OPT, H1B or similar current visa status requiring sponsorship will not be considered.

To learn more about WindESCo, please visit windesco.com or view our corporate video.

Software Engineer

To support our growth, we are looking for a Software Engineer to maintain and expand our software platforms, automation, devops, and dashboard. The primary goal of the Software Engineer is to build cloud based computing systems that make our analytics and operations engineers as efficient as possible at delivering value to our customers. At WindESCo you will be expected to innovate, demonstrate superiority of potential innovations through rigorous testing and validation, and execute by turning those innovative concepts into production systems. WindESCo is a young and growing company, so you will need to wear many hats, and there are many opportunities to grow with the company.  

Intellectual curiosity to explore, understand, and improve our systems and solutions is key to success at WindESCo. Critical for this role is a mindset focused on making continuous incremental improvements toward the goal of improved efficiency, reliability, and effectiveness. You should be results driven and excel at breaking problems down into pieces and executing each of them while being mindful of the overall objective.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implement, scale, and maintain Python applications for analytics computing.
  • Develop and maintain web apps for WindESCo’s internal dashboard and reporting tools.
  • Support analytics teams by taking algorithms from prototype to production and developing unit and validation tests.
  • Design and implement improvements and expansion of existing cloud infrastructure.
  • Develop and review code with high standards for quality, maintainability, and testing.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Proven track record of automating analytics computing tasks.
  • Bachelor's degree in STEM and at least 1 year of relevant team-based software development experience.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing and optimizing python applications in a production environment.
  • Expertise in Python scientific computing including NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Jupyter Notebook.
  • Experience working in a collaborative software development environment using version control (Git or equivalent) and automated testing.
  • Eligible to work in the US.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have one or more of the following:

  • Advanced degree in STEM
  • Have worked with wind plant data, wind turbine design, or operations of a wind plant.
  • Experience building/running systems with AWS cloud infrastructure.
  • Extensive knowledge of DevOps—version control, automated testing and deployment (CI/CD).
  • Experience with building web APIs and web applications including using Flask, Dash, Node.js, and/or Vue.js.
  • Experience using Docker containers.
  • Experience working with databases including SQL.
  • Experience with C#.NET application development.
  • Knowledge of data visualization and graphic design for communication of technical information.

Benefits

WindESCo provides competitive compensation plans. In addition, you would receive excellent health and dental insurance, 401k and paid time off.  

WindESCo has established a progressive workplace that is collaborative and team focused. If you believe you would be an excellent fit and would like to join the WindESCo team, please submit your resume.