Software Developer - Advanced Analytics

  • OpusOne Solutions
  • Toronto, Canada
  • Jul 06, 2021
Engineering: Software

Job Description

Who we are ?

Creating a planet fueled by reliable, affordable, clean energy isn’t what keeps us up at night; it’s what gets us out of bed. At Opus One Solutions, our software platform GridOS® helps us pursue solutions that will change how countries access, optimize and distribute electrical energy. From helping utilities optimize their operations when lots of homeowners are feeding solar energy into the electrical grid or charging electric vehicles, to setting up marketplaces to trade clean energy, we're powering a more sustainable future.

The opportunity

Opus One Solutions is looking for a Software Developer to join our Advanced Analytics team. The team is responsible for building GridOS® analytics engine that optimizes control of the growing number of renewable energy sources in our electricity grid. This is an opportunity to build bleeding-edge software, and be part of a talented and collaborative team with expertise in software development, operations research, and electric power systems.

Who are you?

You are a strong Python developer, and have experience developing high-performance, data-intensive software. You have experience building web services. You are eager to learn and ready to step out of your comfort zone and think creatively. You are excited about the opportunity to be at the forefront of new cleantech technology.

What will our new Software Developer work on?

  • Design and develop high-quality, scalable and robust analytics software.
  • Develop the analytics engine which is the core service used by other GridOS® applications.
  • Research, prototype, and evaluate emerging technologies and algorithms.
  • Support testing processes, troubleshoot and resolve issues.
  • Work with other developers with a diverse skill set and technology expertise to provide scalable solutions.
  • Work in an Agile/SCRUM team setting including cross-functional structures and varying levels of management.


Here’s what you bring:

  • The Education - Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Operations Research, or Applied Mathematics.
  • Technical Expertise -
    • 5+ years of software development experience.
    • 2+ years in python development.
    • You’re familiar with version control systems and Python testing frameworks.
    • You've built and designed high-performance analytics software solutions.
    • You have experience building web services.
    • You have experience improving software performance through profiling code, identifying bottlenecks, and coming up with solutions to fix them.
    • Knowledge in linear and nonlinear optimization problems is a plus.
    • Knowledge in electric power systems is a plus.
  • C ommunication - Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Teamwork - Ability to work well in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.


Why join Opus One Solutions?

Opus One is growing! After spending the first four years under the radar focused on research and pilot projects, we’re ready to shine. We’ve been named as one of Canada’s top 10 game-changers by CIX Cleantech, Fast Company’s 2017 World Changing Idea in Energy and one of top 100 Global Cleantech companies for 3 years in the row! We are delivering exciting projects in North America and have partnerships with leading energy players such as National Grid.

At Opus One Solutions we understand that not everyone develops their talent and hones their skills in a traditional way. Different paths and experiences are part of the diversity we know we need to succeed. If you feel you meet all or most of the qualifications we are seeking, take a chance and express your interest here.

We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off for vacation and personal days
  • Annual professional development budget
  • Supplementary health insurance
  • Health Spending Account

Opus One Solutions welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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