Software Engineer (Wind Energy)

 WindESCo - Company site
 November 24, 2021
 Burlington Massachusetts 01803 United States

If you have a desire to grow with a dynamic company making a major contribution to renewable energy, have great advancement opportunities as we expand our solutions worldwide, and thrive in a fast paced, exciting environment, then this opportunity with WindESCo is for you.

WindESCo is a rapidly growing company helping to create a better planet by increasing the green energy output from existing wind farms. We do this by combining the power of engineering, machine learning and IIoT. Our solutions are currently optimizing wind plants in 12 countries across 4 continents. We have an immediate opening for a Software Engineer in our Software Engineering team with the option to work remotely or at our headquarters in Burlington, MA. We are looking for candidates that think big, can thrive in our team-oriented culture and want to help change the world.

Permanent US work authorization is required (US citizen, green card, or equivalent). 

To learn more about WindESCo, please visit or view our corporate video. Please apply here.

Software Engineer

To support our growth, we are looking for a Software Engineer to expand and enhance our software systems for data collection, analytics, and operations. At WindESCo you will be expected to innovate, demonstrate superiority of potential innovations through rigorous testing and validation, and execute by turning those innovative concepts into production systems.

Intellectual curiosity to explore, understand, and improve our systems and solutions is key to success at WindESCo. Critical for this role is a mindset focused on making continuous incremental improvements toward the goal of improved efficiency, reliability, and scalability. You should be results-driven and excel at breaking problems down into pieces and executing each of them while being mindful of the overall objective.

Job responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain data ingestion and processing applications, primarily written in Python and running in containers in the cloud.
  • Design and implement improvements to existing cloud infrastructure.
  • Plan and automate software testing and deployments.
  • Help review and execute database migrations.
  • Setup monitoring and alerting for cloud systems.

Minimum qualifications

  • At least 3 years experience developing and deploying Python software in a cloud environment.
  • Experience with scientific computing in Python including NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Jupyter Notebook.
  • Experience in collaborative software development using version control (Git or equivalent), automated testing, CI/CD.

Preferred qualifications

The ideal candidate will have one or more of the following:

  • Experience building/running systems with AWS cloud infrastructure.
  • Extensive knowledge of DevOps—version control, automated testing, CI/CD.
  • Experience using Docker.
  • Experience with serverless architecture, e.g., AWS Lambda.
  • Experience working with databases including SQL, NoSQL, in-memory.
  • Knowledge of message queues and task parallelization.
  • A passion for relentless automation of repetitive, tedious, or error-prone tasks.


WindESCo provides competitive compensation plans. In addition, employees receive excellent health and dental insurance, 401k, and paid time off.

WindESCo has established a progressive workplace that is collaborative and team focused. If you believe you would be an excellent fit and would like to join the WindESCo team, please submit your resume.