Software Engineer

Friday Energy supplies smart solutions for energy storage and load management. We use data from energy markets to operate energy storage systems and other energy assets for small and medium-sized businesses. By doing this, we help the transition to clean electric energy. We provide entrepreneurs with solutions to their practical energy problems, in such a way they are able to save, or even earn money while doing so. This results in more renewable energy on the grid without the need for costly infrastructure upgrades.

Software plays a key role within Friday Energy, and we are currently expanding the team. As a software engineer, you will help us further optimize existing models, you will help us develop new smart software solutions, and make sure existing and new batteries add the most value. In doing so, you are making a real impact in accelerating the energy transition.

Task Description
We are looking for a software developer to further improve and expand software-related energy transition

  • Assist your fellow team members by reviewing code, mentoring, pairing, etc.
  • Help to scale and improve software architecture
  • Transform ideas and concepts into production-worthy services
  • Connect new assets to our IoT platform.

Your Background

We’re looking for someone with a

  • Background in i.e. Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Industrial Automation
  • Ability to work independently and creatively in a scale-up environment
  • Desire to make a practical impact toward energy transition

Ideally, you have experience with:

  • Python programming
  • DevOps & CI/CD, Docker, Microservices, Pipelines
  • Creating and maintaining APIs and communication protocols (REST, MQTT, Modbus)
  • Linux-based distributed systems

What do we offer

  • Competitive salary based on your experience
  • A hands-on experience: You can get involved in every aspect of the business
  • Collaboration with Sustainability Sciences at Copernicus Institute
  • Become part of a young and fast-growing team
  • A great opportunity to put your skills into valuable practice
  • Being part of a scale-up environment in the heart of the energy transition
  • Become part of the Friday Energy team (not only on Friday…)

General information

We are only looking for candidates living in the Netherlands. 

Start date: As soon as possible.

If you’re interested or would like to know more, please don’t hesitate to reach out by responding to this vacancy, or by e-mail: Martijn Maarse, We’re happy to schedule a meeting or video call with relevant candidates.