Software Engineer (Data)


  • Full Time

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What is Emitwise?
Emitwise is a fast-growing startup whose vision is to accelerate the world’s transition to net zero carbon. We build software to help companies track and reduce their carbon footprint. We’re a seed-stage company backed by top-tier Silicon Valley investors, including True Ventures and Ex-Uber CEO Ryan Graves. We’ve been covered by leading business publications like Forbes, Business Insider, and Fast Company.
Why does Emitwise exist?
Climate change is the defining issue of our time and we have reached a defining moment. We recognise the world is facing an existential threat, but we see our mission as a historic opportunity. We’re building Emitwise to forge a future where every company, big or small, can have a part to play in the fight against climate change.
Who we are
“Does it get the world to net-zero carbon faster?” Spend time with the Emitwise team, and you’ll often hear this question being asked. At Emitwise, we’ve built a team that has the skillset and ambition to bring automated carbon accounting to life — saving businesses time, money, and emissions. Ultimately, we’re a team disenchanted with business as usual and looking to make real impact.
About the job
Reporting to the CTO, you will be working with our team of engineers to work on data ingestion. You will be working to build upon our system to get customer data into our standard format. You will take a special delight in automating manual processes, cleaning data, and finding optimisations in processes.

Your work will be critical to the success of Emitwise and will include:

    • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software
    • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
    • Help shape the future of a fast-growing Engineering team

Relevant candidates will likely have:

    • Experience working with cleaning and structuring unstructed data.
    • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: Python, Java, C/C++, C#, Python, JavaScript, or Go.

The best candidates will be able to demonstrate:

    • You will have the interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
    • Ability to work in a team environment, helping to upskill those in the team.
    • Strong organisational skills, ability to manage own workload.
    • A fine-eye for detail, paired with the experience and skill to strive for perfection.
Financial compensation
Salary range: £70,000-90,000
Competitive options package included.
We want to hear from you
If this sounds like a team you’d like to be a part of, a mission you’d like to join, and a role you’d thrive in, please don’t hold back from applying! Whatever skills you bring to the table or background you’re coming from, we welcome you to start a conversation with us.
Apply to find out more about Emitwise and the role. The time to act is now!
Right to work
We are currently only accepting applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
Diversity statement
At Emitwise, we believe diversity is the cornerstone of innovation. We embrace uniqueness and continually strive for equity for all. Ultimately, our team powers Emitwise. We want all our employees to feel valued and appreciated for who they are, where they come from, and what they’ve achieved. Our employee policy is designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique.