About the Job
Want to be involved in the contemporary pulse of social integration? We’ve partnered with Facebook and are currently inventing the space of leveraging social networks to provide Energy Efficiency insights in smart and fun ways. Work with us to migrate to a more SOA/ Web services based architecture. 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.
We are looking for innovative engineers in the early days of their software engineering career that are looking to accelerate their growth while writing software that is doing good in the world!
Design and implement features of our product suite, including Opower’s offering to smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices and web-connected thermostats
Collaborate on the design of our newest features
Implement those features in a robust and maintainable fashion
Write unit and integration tests to ensure those features never break
You are a developer who somehow always manages to get 10 times more done than your peers
The idea of owning a large portion of a codebase gives you shivers of joy
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 2+ years experience building database-backed applications in Java/Ruby on Rails and can write SQL queries by hand
Experience with data warehousing and mining is a big plus. Previous work with machine learning is better still
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
Opower - 16 months ago
Opower was founded on a simple premise: it’s time to engage the millions of consumers who are in the dark about their energy use. As a...