About Innowatts

Innowatts is an Energy technology company based in Houston, TX that is transforming the way energy is bought, sold, managed and consumed. We are a leading provider of AMI-enabled predictive analytics and AI-based solutions for utilities, energy retailers, emerging retailers, and smart energy communities. To date, the Innowatts eUtility™ technology platform has enabled over 21 million energy consumers and their energy providers with access to lower energy costs and a more reliable and personalized energy experience. Innowatts is backed by Shell Ventures, Iberdrola and Energy and Environment Investment (Japan).

About the Team

We are seeking junior level data full-stack developer who thrives in a challenging environment, is passionate about technology products and applies the Software Development Life Cycle to build scalable web-based software as a services platform(s) to join our team! This position will work closely with the rest of the software engineering team to help support all facets of development within implementation and/or production support.

Key Skills & Responsibilities

  • Be a self-starter, motivated by a passion for developing the best possible solutions to problems.
  • Solid understanding of software engineering best practices
  • Work with Architect, Product Owner and Graphics designer to build Rich UI web applications for B2B and B2C users.
  • Ability to think critically and problem solve
  • Build code using Industry standards and as per the specs and design guidelines
  • Follow TDD approach and write automated client and server tests
  • Work on building multiple products and/or features at the same time

Minimum Qualifications

  • Preferable to have a Degree in an analytical field (e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics) and 3+ years of professional experience.
  • At least one full SDLC software engineering experience on a real-life project
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies without formal training is absolutely critical
  • Strong python programmer with object orientated skills. * Hands on experience in interfacing with REST API, database objects, Authentication (OAUTH) and encryption (optional).
  • Experience writing APIs in Lambda
  • Data manipulation utilizing Python is a big plus, but not required
  • Hands on experience in handling various data structure like delimiter, JSON and XML. * Database SQL knowledge would be plus.
  • Experience with Object-Oriented concepts, experience with Python required.
  • Data sourcing experience from multiple databases.
  • Understanding of different databases from SQL to NoSQL
  • Strong performance tuning skills for complex queries, procedure and indexing strategies.
  • Ability to perform Data analysis
  • Good understanding of Git version control
  • Basic understanding of AWS or Google Cloud

Benefits and Additional Perks

  • Fast paced, collaborative and fun environment
  • Work with data and latest technology to transform industry
  • Competitive salary and bonus
  • 401k
  • Medical, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • 5 minutes from downtown with easy connectivity to all major freeways and free parking
  • Ping Pong table & snacks in the break room
  • Team breakfast every Friday