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👩‍💻Developer Experience / Dev-Ops Engineer



Software Engineering, Operations
Posted on Saturday, September 9, 2023

Developer Experience / Dev-Ops Engineer

🔭 About Us

Evergen's mission is to orchestrate >10GW of distributed energy assets across the globe. Our team is an amazing mix of some of the smartest, curious and most diverse people from all over the world working together to speed the transition of the world to renewables.
For more about us see here.

🦸‍♀️ About the Role

At Evergen, developer experience can be summed up as “make software engineering easier”. To achieve this, our DevEx team focus on understanding where engineers are struggling, have a high cognitive load, or are doing undifferentiated heavy lifting within the development process, and then creating solutions to solve those problems. Prioritising areas that have the biggest impact on productivity for a large number of engineers.

👋 About You

Evergen is the software heart beating across the entire energy ecosystem. We optimise and orchestrate batteries and other technologies to collectively support the electricity grid, and in so doing, we increase the uptake of renewable energy and create additional value for individual asset owners.
Integrating with the multitude of inverter, battery, solar and appliance technologies out there so that we can optimise and control these systems via the cloud is absolutely central to what we do at Evergen!
We love super smart, hardworking, dependable people here at Evergen, but you must be a good person first and foremost
We like independent thinkers
We like people who can state their case
We like people who challenge the status quo and are not afraid of change
We love people who are intellectually curious... about anything
We love people who make those around them better performers.

🤓 Responsibilities

Make it easier for software engineers to develop, deploy, maintain and monitor the things they build
Working with the wider production team to deliver roadmap objectives in a timely manner
Using both traditional software engineering and your knowledge of data storage and access techniques to find creative solutions to business problems
Communicate with team members across timezones to determine the best solutions to difficult problems
Sharing the best practices and tools with the wider team to become a champion of DevEx
Passionately care for our data and the services that store it.

🤹🏻 Skills

You are an efficiency machine, documenting everything and building structure for your team.
You are sharp, like really really sharp.
When it comes to solving problems, you either find a way or make one.
4+ years of software engineering experience
Proficient in one or more of the following languages:
You value the use of Infrastructure as Code to make infra management repeatable and scalable
Firmly grounded computer science and engineering fundamentals including concurrency, multithreading, data structures, solution design, architecture, and design patterns
Experience working with AWS cloud-based platform or similar
Experience with all areas of the software development lifecycle and an ability to diagnose bottlenecks in any area
Can perform all work tasks securely to protect information security, create plans for information security, including developing employee best practices and guidelines for responding to security threats, prepare security incident reports, and communicate security information to people at all levels of the organisation.
Experience with software reliability engineering

🤹🏻 🤹🏻 Bonus Skills

You are a systems and processes expert
Previous experience in a DevOps or DevEx role
Experience implementing a Software Catalogue (eg. Backstage or similar)

🧰 Tools we use

We use loads of languages including (GoLang, Node, Typescript, C#, Python)
We use AWS
We use MongoDB, Redis
We use Kubernetes
We use Kafka
We use ArgoCD, Crossplane and Bitbucket pipelines for CICD
We use Datadog and Open Telemetry
Jira and Notion for project management
We are re-architecting a better sustainable energy future for everyone on the planet, to do this we need highly driven people from all walks of life to help. No matter your background, ethnicity, gender or education. If you are driven, sharp as a tack, and literally want to change the world we would love to have you! Evergen is pro performance & people.

👇 Apply @ Evergen 👇