Full Stack Software Engineer

About Helio Home

Helio is on a mission to electrify every home in America. Here at Helio, we believe people want to do their part to fight climate change. Nevertheless, they often don’t realize that 42% of emissions come from decisions they make at the kitchen table. Helio gives homeowners the power to make a dramatic impact on their carbon footprint by making it simple to remove fossil fuels from their homes, and in the process, fully electrify their lives.

The Role

We are an early-stage, venture-backed startup with tremendous early traction. We are building an electrification technology platform that will help guide 100 million homes in the US towards electrification. We are looking for a collaborative software engineer who believes the time is now to make a difference. This is an opportunity to join at the ground floor and shape how we sell electrification. 

Responsibilities

  • Be one of the earliest team members
  • Help shape a our engineering culture
  • Work across the frontend and backend based on your skill sets and interests
  • Participate in peer code reviews
  • Drive tooling and technical architecture choices and processes
  • Write maintainable and reusable code, leaving the code in better condition than it was the day before
  • Ensure quality and ease of deployment by writing thorough unit, integration, and end-to-end tests
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team of software engineers, product managers, designers, and industry professionals to implement then iterate on web applications and features
  • Contribute to discussions about our product roadmap and strategy
  • Participate in software development planning process
  • Build customer facing tools to inform and delight potential customers

Requirements

  • Are excited and inspired by our mission to make a dramatic impact on climate change
  • Have 2+ experience in frontend/fullstack software engineering roles
  • Look forward to working on a modern stack with proven technologies. You’re comfortable working in our stack even if you don’t have deep experience with each component. (Postgres, Python, Django, React, Typescript)
  • Enjoy building systems that create leverage and set us up for long term success
  • Have experience working closely with product managers and designers
  • Like moving fast and taking an iterative feedback driven approach to engineering
  • Are always learning and seeking feedback to improve your craft
  • Have experience articulating complex and technical concepts to non-technical audiences
  • Prioritize testing and robust engineering practices more generally (documentation, monitoring, etc.)
Bonus Points:
  • Python or AWS experience a plus
  • Working knowledge or interest in building science a plus
  • You have contributed to open-source projects
  • You have worked as an engineer at an early stage startup in the past

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you’re excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.

We are a distributed team based primarily in Colorado (Mountain Standard Time). This is a remote position, but you may have the opportunity to work from an office in the Denver metropolitan area if you choose to.

Working at Helio

We are a small, diverse team of creative and mission-driven thinkers. We value open communication, teamwork, and a make-it-happen attitude - no job is too big or too small. We strive to make change by imagining what the future could be and building a product to complete that vision. We are looking to grow our team with talented people who are on the same mission to shape the future of energy.

What We Provide

  • Competitive compensation and early equity at a well-funded, fast-growing, venture-backed company.
  • Flexible hours and unlimited vacation time.
  • Comprehensive benefits, including a choice of medical plans; dental, and vision.
  • Diversity - Helio embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

Salary:

Competitive salary based on experience, stock option package

To apply, simply send us your resumé and tell us a little bit about yourself!

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