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We’re currently looking for a number of key roles to join our team. If you’re interested, please send us an email with your CV to

We are a small team who want to work with like-minded people. If you think you have something to offer and would like to join our team, then get in touch. Upside Energy is an equal opportunity employer.

No agencies please.

  • Front-end Developer

    We are looking for an experienced Front-end Developer to work with us on an exciting project involving building a web application to manage and monitor energy storage devices. This will be an Agile project involving both Upside Energy and an engaged client as Product Owner.

    If you have the following skills and would love to work with us then please get in touch.

    CSS + associated tools
    Excellent JavaScript
    Experience with JS graphing libs (D3 etc)
    Test Driven Development experience, including unit testing JavaScript code
    Writing Selenium/Webdriver or similar tests
    Web build tools (e.g. Grunt, Gulp)

    This would be for an initial 3 month contract, based in Manchester.

  • Software developers

    We’re building an innovative cloud service to coordinate energy stored in hundreds of thousands of devices. It will need to be both scalable and resilient while allowing us to run a novel and constantly evolving suite of algorithms. You’ll be part of a small agile team involved with hands-on system design, task analysis, implementation and testing.

    We have an immediate need for several experienced developers with strong Java backgrounds. We are also interested in applicants who can bring additional skills in the areas of dev ops and java/system testing. Being an early stage start-up, this is a great opportunity for you to use your skills to help shape and influence our team.

    These roles will be based in Manchester. Salary dependent on experience + pension.

  • Analyst

    We’re looking for an analyst to join the team. You will report to and be working directly with the Chief Financial Officer/Chief Commercial Officer on critical financial and physical modeling. Your work will have a direct impact on the funding, partnering and revenue strategies of the company.

    You need to have a good understanding of the energy business and approximately 1+ years experience in an analyst type role that requires modelling.

    This role will be based in London. Salary dependent on experience + pension.

I see a lot of start-ups. This one makes sense.

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