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Full-Time

Head of Engineering

Kraken Utilities

Posted on 5/15/2024

Octopus Energy

Octopus Energy

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides 100% renewable electricity solutions

Data & Analytics
Energy

Senior

London, UK

Category
Backend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
IT & Support
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Kubernetes
Python
React.js
AWS
Terraform
Django
Requirements
  • Technical depth and breadth in driving platform development
  • Structured problem-solving skills
  • Experience in enterprise software, large-scale transaction processing, AI, and machine learning software
  • Familiarity with key technology components like Python, Django, AWS, Kubernetes, Terraform, React, and GraphQL
  • Experience managing teams of 20+ engineers
  • Stakeholder management experience
Responsibilities
  • Lead and scale the Kraken Utilities team
  • Embed a great engineering culture
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to engineering leads
  • Ensure high-quality, reliable, and scalable software
  • Architect new components of the Kraken platform
  • Collaborate with client stakeholders for platform adoption
  • Communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders

Octopus Energy provides 100% renewable electricity sourced from solar, wind, and water, offering smart tariffs for smart meters, including intelligent electric vehicle charging and off-peak electricity options. The company is dedicated to advancing transformative technologies to drive renewable energy adoption and reduce global dependence on fossil fuels.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$2.5B

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

1%
INACTIVE