SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Location:
Sebastopol , California
Posted:
February 22, 2017
Reference:
2017-5062
At Vivint Solar, we're changing the way people generate and consume power. We believe that people should have a choice between using outdated, dirty technologies and using innovative, clean solutions to produce the energy they use to live every day. That's why we're making it easy for millions of people nationwide to choose to go solar. Simply stated, we're doing work that really makes a difference.

To undertake such a huge task, we need a Software Engineer that will be a solid contributor and leader. Vivint Solar Labs is the engineering and product development division of Vivint Solar. We use our engineering and expertise to build software and hardware tools that make the deployment of solar energy more efficient, at a lower cost, and higher performance. This will be a 1 year contract position.

Do you want to use your technical skills and the most modern software tools, languages, and architectures to help solve the world's critical problems? Solar energy is the most important technical solution to humanity's most pressing problems of global warming and energy supply (it's also a rapidly growing industry with lots of opportunities). Vivint Solar Labs is the engineering and product development division of Vivint Solar. We use our engineering and expertise to build software and hardware tools that make the deployment of solar energy more efficient, lower cost, and higher performance.

The Senior Software Engineer position is located at the Solar Lab in Sebastopol, CA. and the position reports directly to the Director of Hardware and Product Development. Sebastopol, and the surrounding towns, offers some of the highest quality-of-life you will find--filled with wineries, bike trails, amazing restaurants, excellent schools, and 20 minutes from the magical pacific shoreline and beaches (http://sonomacounty.ca.gov/).

You'll change the world by...
  • Using your technical skills, tools, languages, and architectures to develop software in a team environment.
  • Understanding business requirements and suggesting software architecture solutions to address needs.
  • Building a new generation of web based SaaS tools that will rock the solar industry.
You'll do that with your...
  • JavaScript, C# / .net skills.
  • Comfortable with mat and statistics.
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English.
You'll know you're ready if you...
  • Angular JS
  • Entity Framework
  • Amazon AWS (elastic Beanstalk, RDS, S3)
  • Agile development life cycle
  • Solar
One more thing...you'll be required to submit to a criminal history check, drug screening, and obtain clearance from the state based upon the state requirements.

Vivint Solar is a proud promoter of employment opportunities to our Military and Veterans. We, an equal opportunity employer, do not consider any protected traits (e.g. race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, non-job-related disability, age, or any other protected trait) when hiring-under federal, state and local laws.

A little about us:
Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR) is a leading provider of distributed solar energy to residential customers in the United States.

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