Senior Backend Software Developer

almost 2 years ago
Full time role
Boston, MA, US... more
Boston, MA, US... more

Job Description

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 


Nexamp is seeking a Senior Backend Developer to join our Generation & Process improvement team to advance our work towards a better climate future. You’ll be joining a team of passionate developers working on projects that help us build and operate our solar farms more effectively. In this role, you will work with time-series and geospatial data, interface with battery storage systems, and build internal tools to support teams across the company. You’ll have the opportunity to take ownership over projects, influence development processes, and mentor junior developers while working on challenging projects.


  • Design, implement and debug new features across one or more projects
  • Work with product team, stakeholders, and other developers to refine system designs and influence architectural decisions
  • Maintain and influence coding standards and development processes
  • Mentor and coach junior developers
  • Document implementations and design decisions


The ideal candidate is enthusiastic, hands-on, results-oriented and a team player. Key qualifications are as follows:

  • 5+ Years of professional software development experience
  • Experience developing web-based solutions using Python 3 and one or more web development frameworks (Django, FastAPI, Flask, etc.)
  • Deep understanding of web standards (CSS, HTML, JS), infrastructure (databases, storage, caching, content delivery), and cloud hosting offerings.
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Experience with other web technologies and languages is helpful (Javascript, SQL, etc.)
  • Excellent written and spoken English communication skills

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application.  We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.


Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!


Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

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