Kapacity.io is an early-stage energy optimisation company backed by Y Combinator. We're hiring a Software Engineer to join our growing tech team. We’re searching for a person with a curious mindset and with skills in designing, building and operating computation and automation systems.
Our service enables building owners to reduce energy costs and emissions. In practice, the product controls and shifts electricity consumption in buildings based on electricity prices and renewable energy production in the power grid.
We are looking for a problem-solver and a team-player with some essential skills, as set out below.
Essential skills and experience:
Software development in at least one Object-oriented language (Python or C++, etc.)
Developing software/products in cloud environments (AWS, Google Cloud or Azure)
Ambition to build great products.
In addition, experience in one or more of the following areas would be considered beneficial:
Databases (SQL, NoSQL)
Data science and analytics (Python, R)
Experience in developing API's (fastAPI, Flask, etc.)
Working with Linux environments
Setting up networking and server set-ups
Building and/or home automation systems (Modbus, BACnet, Z-Wave etc.)
Machine learning or Artificial Intelligence (Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch)
On top of a competitive compensation, including employee stock options, we offer you the chance to grow professionally and have the freedom to work the way you like. Your specific title, responsibilities and tasks will be negotiated based on your experience and own preferences.
The office language is English. We are happy to support you if you are interested in learning Finnish or any other new language. As we are recruiting for early employees, we do require that you are able to frequently work with the team at our Helsinki office. Remote work is possible on a regular basis, but we strongly believe that being present at the office helps build the company culture.
The company was founded to increase the use of renewable energy with less costs. Join our growing and ambitious team of diverse personalities and have a front-row seat in the upcoming energy transformation!
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Kids are the future, go spend time with them.
You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.
Metropolitists, beach boys and mountaineers we salute you and pay you to go and explore the world.