Software Developer

Note: this role is open for remote

About the role:

The Software Development team at GBatteries is responsible for bringing the systems and infrastructure powering our testing facility to life. As a Software Developer, you'll be building web applications and tools that will serve to enable our research and development teams to effectively test and analyze state-of-the-art batteries. You'll work in a tight knit team, and have become involved in designing, developing, testing, deploying and maintaining the products you build. This role will involve work on a very diverse set of projects ranging from communicating with embedded devices to deploying scalable web applications in the cloud.

Must haves:

  • Strong proficiency in Python
  • Experience with a Python web server framework or library (Flask, Django, or similar)
  • Experience with a Javascript front-end framework or library (React, AngularJS, Vue.js or similar)
  • Experience with a Python data analysis packages (Pandas, NumPy, or similar)
  • Experience with configuration and infrastructure management tools (Chef, Terraform or similar)

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience with building RESTful APIs
  • Understanding of fundamental electrical engineering concepts
  • Experience with TCP, and fundamental networking concepts
  • Experience querying from SQL or NoSQL databases
  • Experience with single board computers

What we offer

Our mission is to accelerate the mass adoption of electric vehicles to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions. Since being established in 2014, and with the only demonstrated technology capable of charging off the shelf lithium-ion batteries as quickly as filling a tank of gas, we’ve grown rapidly and are working with some of the largest manufacturers in the world.

We are working on many exciting projects towards our goal of breaking down the final barrier preventing the adoption of electric vehicles; range anxiety. We’re a growing company, and there’s still a huge amount to do. You’ll be able to see the impact of your work from day one, and have the opportunity to see the final effect on real world products. We encourage unconventional thinking, and seek resilient problem solvers who aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty.

Of course, we also offer other great benefits:

​Inclusive parking, full dental and health coverage, a renovated and spacious office, fridge and pantry filled with drinks and snacks, and regular weekly social events. We’re conveniently located near the 417 highway with easy access via major public transit routes, right beside a small park and an assortment of shops and restaurants.

How to apply

Is the idea of enabling the global mass adoption of electric vehicles exciting to you? We’d love to hear from you! To apply please include a short message addressed to Henry Rearden within the application below; no cover letter necessary. If you have any questions, or just want to say hello, feel free to reach out to Tim Sherstyuk on LinkedIn.

We particularly value diversity, and we know that experience comes in many forms. If your unique experience is close to what we’re looking for, please still consider applying.

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