Associate Software Engineer
Opower - San Francisco, CA

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About the Job

At Opower, we’re applying cutting edge computer science to one of humanity’s greatest challenges: Energy. Our utility customers in the U.S. and abroad give us energy usage data for tens of millions of their customers which we then analyze and aggregate using the latest software technology to motivate consumers to use less energy. We use the right tools for each element of our broad solution set so our engineers get exposure to everything from Java Spring to Ruby on Rails, from JavaScript to Hadoop, from HBase to MySQL. If you are a top notch engineer looking for a fast paced, high growth place to work while being surrounded by talented, driven peers then Opower is the place for you!

Are you a recent college graduate with a computer science or related degree? Are you looking for a place where you can be surrounded by wicked smart software engineers, deliver great software every day, be constantly challenged, and grow quickly? Then we have the place for you!

We are looking for the best and the brightest software engineering graduates (BS, MS) to join our team.


Design and implement features of our product suite, including Opower’s offering to smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices and web-connected thermostats

Code in Java using open-source technologies

Contribute to the improvement of our software development process

Analyze requirements of projects and collaborate with other software engineers during the design phase

About You

You are a developer who somehow always manages to get 10 times more done than your peers

You are detail-oriented, methodical, a perfectionist and work well with others

You function well in a fast-paced, informal environment where constant change is the norm and the bar for quality is set high

You have software development experience and you are familiar with Java, Ruby on Rails , HTML, CSS and SQL

Linux and shell scripts are your friends

You have a technical background and a BS or MS in a computer-related or hard science field

Keywords: Java, Ruby on Rails, RoR, Hadoop, Hbase, Hive, MySQL, open source, machine learning, distributed computing, mapReduce, data mining, big data, Agile

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Opower combines a cloud-based platform, big data, and behavioral science to help utilities around the world reduce energy consumption and...