Lead, Software Engineer @ Zeco Systems, Inc. dba Greenlots - Los Angeles, CA

Lead, Software Engineer

Lead Software Engineer (Sky)
Los Angeles, CA
Greenlots is unlocking the possibilities of the new electric mobility future by delivering innovative software and services that empower utilities, cities, communities, and automakers to deploy EV charging infrastructure at scale. Our technology is connecting people to their destinations in a safer, cleaner, and smarter way. Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, the company’s global footprint spans across three continents with deployments in 13 different countries.


At Greenlots, we are looking for candidates who want to be a part of something bigger than themselves – authentic, purpose-driven individuals who believe having a career means making a meaningful impact on our business and the world. We believe in creating and doing ‘the next right thing’, especially when stepping into new spaces and territories previously unexplored. We are looking for the bold and the courageous, the innovative, and the accountable; those who can quickly translate ideas into meaningful action; and those who have a passion for learning and growing along with us!


Greenlots is looking for a Lead Software Engineer to join our team in the design and development of Greenlots product vision into operational code. Specifically, the Lead Software Engineer be to lead an integral part of a fast-paced development team that builds an integrated product suite of Enterprise applications in the Electric Vehicle Charging network domain (SKY). The Candidate will participate in the technical design and implementation of one or more components of the product. This candidate works closely with rest of cross-functional team to produce design documents, implement product features and develop and execute unit tests.



What you will do:
  • The Lead Software Engineer owns the technical design and implementation multiple components of the product and works closely with team to produce design documents, implement product features, and develop and execute unit tests.
  • Responsible for designing, developing, and delivering web and mobile applications.
  • Develop consumer-facing features and architectural components to meet company demands in timely manner.
  • Be the expert for technical aspects of the product.
  • Provide accurate work estimates for proposed projects.
  • Actively lead or participate in resolving key technical issues that impact the performance of the team.
  • Proven experience successfully optimizing applications for scalability.
  • Work with Developers, SQE and Operations to ensure high quality of delivered product.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams in an Agile development environment.
  • Develop and execute unit tests for product components.
  • Cross-train other Java developers on product features.
  • Advocate for best-in-class technology solutions for large scale enterprise applications.
  • Committed to security practices in policy and delivery.
  • Show vigilance in reporting of information, security vulnerabilities whether personal devices, corporate assets, services offered to customers, or office environment.



Who we’re looking for:
If you find passion in the Company’s mission, your qualifications and interest align with the expectations below, we would love to talk to you about this position.
  • 10+ years of software development experience.
  • 7+ years of Java server-side design and development experience.
  • 2+ years of Lead experience.
  • Expert in J2EE, Spring and Hibernate.
  • Experience with Data Model, SQL and No-SQL.
  • Experience with Micro Services Architecture and implementation.
  • Experience with AWS, RDS and Elastic Search.
  • Experience with distributed message brokers.
  • Experience with JSF, Angular or similar JavaScript frameworks - Working knowledge of Linux.
  • Experience working on software-as-a-service (SaaS), large scale distributed systems and relational/No-SQL databases.
  • Strategic thinker and a problem solver: layer questions and really understand the problem at-hand; understand the business and key drivers for success.
  • Experience working in a small team setting along with offshore development team.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills: proven ability to lead both vertically and horizontally to achieve results; thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced, environment and do what it takes to deliver results.
  • Experience in Electric Grid management solutions.



What We Offer:
  • A work environment that allows you to work with and learn from some of the best and brightest in this emerging industry.
  • The ability to make a difference in a world that needs our technology to help reduce carbon emissions and enable a more sustainable energy future through the use of electric-vehicle charging software, services and infrastructure.
  • The freedom to learn, suggest, and implement innovative new ideas, e.g. systems, processes, programs and technologies.
  • Daily ownership of your role in a challenging, high-growth environment.
  • A casual work environment and culture that support work life ‘fit’, enabling you to fit life into your work and work into your life, i.e. flexible scheduling, virtualization options, and a generous holiday package.
  • Well-being programs that enable you to thrive, e.g. investment in ergonomics, healthy snacks in the workplace, completely subsidized onsite gym program.
  • Competitive pay and benefits programs designed to enable you to thrive inside and outside of work; participation in Greenlots' performance and rewards bonus program.
  • Best in class, medical benefits that offer 100% health-care coverage for employees (medical, dental, vision) and a 401K program that support financial well-being.
  • A collaborative, progressive headquarter location at the ROW DTLA with fully subsidized onsite parking and access to unique food and beverage experiences (i.e., coffee shops, bars and restaurants).