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Senior Software Engineer



Software Engineering
New Delhi, Delhi, India
Posted on Friday, November 17, 2023

Senior Software Engineer

Working location: New Dehli, India

Are you willing to contribute your skills to have an impact on the planet and accelerate the clean energy transition?

Come join SmartHelio, a Y-Combinator-backed deep-tech company based in Switzerland, USA, and India, recognized as “Best for the world” by B-Corporation Institute for its high contribution to the clean tech & environment.

We accelerate the adoption of clean and sustainable energy in the face of climate change providing state-of-the-art technology to enhance energy market efficiency. We are disrupting the energy sector using Artificial intelligence, Machine Learning, Edge Computing, IoT, and Advanced Climate Modelling to help generate more energy from solar/wind farms and make them truly green and sustainable. Kindly visit for more information.

We are venturing into a high-growth phase and looking for new members to join our startup. We are hiring a Senior Software Engineer who will contribute by designing, developing, and maintaining cloud applications and services to meet our business needs.


1. Experience working within DevOps ecosystems (Configuring CI/CD pipelines, hosting and configuring microservices with Docker, etc.).

2. Experience with developing & maintaining scalable cloud platforms/solutions/Applications on AWS in a high-growth environment.

3. Experience with databases - their design, management, and integration.

4. Excellent working knowledge of backend services’ design, management, and optimization.

5. Strong understanding of backend service architecture.

6. Experience in designing, developing, and maintaining APIs and their ecosystem.

7. A proven experience in designing and maintaining cross-platform data and service integration systems.

8. Highly proficient with Javascript and good command over Python/its frameworks.

9. 5+ years of dedicated software development experience with a minimum of 3 years of experience as SDE - 2 or above AND a minimum of 2 years of experience as a dedicated Full Stack Developer.

10. Willingness to work in a fast-paced, high-growth environment

Nice to have

1. Working knowledge of Data Analytics/Science

2. Experience with advanced visualization tools

3. Working experience in MLOps.

4. Experience with frontend development in modern stacks (Vue, React, Angular)

What will we do together?

1. Closely work with the Software lead and precisely implement the development plans.

2. Design, develop, and maintain backend infrastructure (databases, services, etc.)

3. Develop and maintain data pipelines (data extraction, transformation, and storage)

4. Build necessary infrastructure/stack to facilitate smooth and reliable functioning of analytics and other data processing services.

5. Develop APIs to integrate SmartHelio services and databases with authorized third-party services.

6. Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications/cloud-run services

7. Conceptualize, develop, and maintain SmartHelio APIs and their ecosystem.

8. Closely work with the Data Scientists/Analysts/domain experts and refactor their source codes and algorithms to meet the platform requirements. Ensure reliable functioning of the refactored source codes on the platform.

9. Provide technical support and required supervision wherever necessary.

10. Maintain proper documentation at each level of the development and operation.

Compensation & Benefits

1. A highly competitive salary as per the market standard.

2. A comprehensive benefits package that includes full health, dental, and accidental insurance, and family well-being bonuses to ensure your well-being and financial security.

3. Additional ESOPs and performance bonuses based on the candidate’s performance.

4. Opportunity to work in an international environment.

5. Opportunity to explore frontier tech sectors cleantech (solar, storage, electric vehicles, smart grid, etc.), Artificial Intelligence, Cloud computing, and IoT and create a sustainable impact through your innovations and efforts.

6. Opportunity to work with Swiss and European Research Institutions and closely collaborate with top global tech researchers.

7. Ample opportunities to learn and grow professionally. We conduct monthly professional & personal productivity workshops.

8. Conceptualize, write, and live your own startup story with full autonomy and under brilliant mentorship.

9. Opportunity to work in the emerging climate-tech space and contribute positively towards our future generations and planet.

10. The high degree of empathy.

If you are interested in the position and think you would be a good fit, please fill out the application below. Successful candidates will be contacted for further steps.