Careers @ Switchd

Green Homes Guru

Role: Green Homes Guru

Team: MakeMyHouseGreen Sales

Type: Full time

Location: London

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Why would you love this role?

We're looking for someone to join our team to help households get the right green home solutions for them.


If you love having the freedom to work out the best solution and to just do it, then you'll love working with us.


We're a fast-moving, agile, start-up and we're all driven to deliver the best we can. It's always exciting and we work amazingly well as a team, which makes it even more enjoyable.


This freedom, combined with the fast-paced environment, means you'll develop skills and learn incredibly quickly. Personal development is one of our passions and one of our strengths and you'll have a development manager to help you make the most of the opportunities.


At Switchd, we always do the right thing. So, whether you're helping people save time and money or you're reducing carbon emissions, you'll be working on something seriously worthwhile.


A bit more about our mission...

We're on a mission to demystify the energy market for households, making it easy to get both the cheapest and greenest energy for your home. Switchd started out with automated energy switching, where we've got a great product, 5* customer reviews and awesome tech.


More and more households now want to make their house green and are getting frustrated with trying to work out if solar panels, a heat pump or insulation are right for them. So, we've developed our market-first MakeMyHouseGreen platform to solve that and help make houses green!


The journey has been awesome so far and what's to come is shaping up to be even better. We're looking for someone to join the team, join the journey and share in the success as we continue to grow.


Your role

The MakeMyHouseGreen platform helps homeowners instantly see which green home solutions, such as solar, are right for them. Your role will then be to speak to all those who want to find out more to answer their questions, help make sure they're choosing the right system for them and then convert them to an installation. You'll then work with our systems and team to finalise the system design, order the right kit and book in an install date.


So, right from the first interest someone has you'll be taking them through the journey to complete their green home installations!


Don't worry, we'll teach you everything you need to know, so you'll be a green homes guru in no time!


Key responsibilities and areas of ownership

  • You don't need to know all of the below yet - we'll teach you!
  • Speaking with customers to answer questions and build a relationship.
  • Helping users work out which green solution is right for their home.
  • Converting people from initial interest through to getting an install.
  • Co-ordinating kit order and installers to make the installation happen.
  • Looking for ways to improve all of the above.

To be great in this role you'll...

  • Need 1 - 3 years of experience.
  • Enjoy speaking with people and building a relationship.
  • Be organised and efficient to make things run smoothly.
  • You enjoy understanding how things work.
  • You want to make sure users get the best experience and the right solution.
  • You're a self starter who likes to find and solve problems.

Company Perks

  • Amazing office space near Covent Garden.
  • Flexible working from home combined with office time as a team.
  • Competitive salary, based on experience.
  • Share options in the company, so you share in the growth.
  • Free Friday team lunches at the local market.

Why this role will be great for you

  • Personal development, as a priority, to help you grow.
  • Develop sales, operational and green homes skills and knowledge.
  • Massive freedom and autonomy to shape the future of MakeMyHouseGreen.
  • Be part of an awesome team and have fun at work.
  • Help make homes truly green and do your bit for the climate!

Product Innovator

Role: Product Innovator

Team: Product

Type: Full time

Location: London

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Why would you love this role?

You’re interested in going green and would enjoy helping households get the right green home solutions for them (such as solar and heat pumps - makemyhousegreen.com).


If you love having the freedom to work out the best solution and to just do it, then you’ll love being part of our team.


We're a fast-moving, agile, start-up and we're all driven to deliver the best we can. It's always exciting and we work amazingly well as a team, which makes it even more enjoyable.


This freedom, combined with the fast-paced environment, means you'll develop skills and learn incredibly quickly. Personal development is one of our passions and one of our strengths and you'll have a development manager to help you make the most of the opportunities.


At Switchd, we always do the right thing. So, whether you're helping people save time and money or you're reducing carbon emissions, you'll be working on something seriously worthwhile.


A bit more about our mission...

We're on a mission to demystify the energy market for households, making it easy to get both the cheapest and greenest energy for your home. Switchd started out with automated energy switching, where we've got a great product, 5* customer reviews and awesome tech.


More and more households now want to make their house green and are getting frustrated with trying to work out if solar panels, a heat pump or insulation are right for them. So, we've developed our market-first MakeMyHouseGreen platform to solve that and help make houses green!


The journey has been awesome so far and what's to come is shaping up to be even better. We're looking for someone to join the team, join the journey and share in the success as we continue to grow.


Your role

The MakeMyHouseGreen platform helps homeowners instantly see which green home solutions, such as solar, are right for them.


There’s masses more we want to develop and build to help people before, during and after their journey to make their home green.


In order to build the best thing to add value and solve our users’ needs we need to understand what they want, design and test it and then get it developed.


You’ll be right in the mix and leading product projects to understand those needs, design that solution and work with developers to build it! With autonomy to shape the future of our product and see the real-life results of your hard work.


You’ll also be working closely with our head of product who will be able to help guide you through the process(if you need it) and teach you everything you need to know about making homes green.


Key responsibilities and areas of ownership

Note that you won’t necessarily need to know how to do all of this already - we’ll help you learn as you go.

  • Speaking with customers to understand their needs and desires.
  • Working with others to come up with innovative solutions and ideas.
  • Prototyping and rapidly testing product ideas with users.
  • Iterating those ideas to make them better and better.
  • Working in a “prod squad” alongside developers to deliver the product!

Requirements

  • Enjoy speaking with people and deeply understanding them.
  • Be organised and efficient to make things run smoothly.
  • Be creative and innovate and not afraid to test ideas.
  • You’re a self starter who likes to find and solve problems.
  • Work well with others to shape and improve ideas.
  • Nice to have: startup product management experience.

Company Perks

  • Amazing office space near Covent Garden.
  • Flexible working from home combined with office time as a team.
  • Competitive salary, based on experience.
  • Share options in the company, so you share in the growth.
  • Free Friday team lunches at the local market.
  • Working with a talented team who will help you develop.

Why this role will be great for you

  • Personal development, as a priority, to help you grow.
  • Develop your product development skills and understand how startups work.
  • Massive freedom and autonomy to shape the future.
  • Help make homes truly green and do your bit for the climate.
  • Be part of an awesome team and have fun at work!

Lead Developer

Role: Lead Developer

Team: Tech

Type: Full time

Location: London

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Why would you love this role?

If you love solving tricky problems, you enjoy a fast-paced environment and you want to have a positive impact for people then this could be the role for you!


We’re looking for someone to join our diverse and growing team of 14, to help households always be on the best energy deal, hassle free.


If you love having the freedom to work out the best solution and the autonomy to just do it, then you’ll love working with us.


We’re a fast-moving, agile, start-up and we’re all driven to deliver the best we can. It’s always exciting and we work amazingly well as a team, which makes it all great fun.


Personal development is one of our passions and one of our strengths. You’ll have a personal development manager to help you make the most of the opportunities.


At Switchd, we always do the right thing. So, whether you’re helping people save time and money or reducing carbon emissions, you’ll be working on something seriously worthwhile!


A bit more about our mission...

We're on a mission to demystify the energy market for households, making it easy to get both the cheapest and greenest energy for your home. Switchd started out with automated energy switching, where we've got a great product, 5* customer reviews and awesome tech.


More and more households now want to make their house green and are getting frustrated with trying to work out if solar panels, a heat pump or insulation are right for them. So, we've developed our market-first MakeMyHouseGreen platform to solve that and help make houses green!


The journey has been awesome so far and what's to come is shaping up to be even better. We're looking for someone to join the team, join the journey and share in the success as we continue to grow.


Your role

We're looking for a lead developer to join our team. Our tech team is small but currently growing rapidly, so you’ll be joining a fast paced team.


Supported by Tom (our CTO & Co-founder) and by our head of product you’ll lead significant tech projects to accelerate the development of the MakeMyHouseGreen platform.


Our ideal candidate is someone who can show a passion for development and finding the right solution , is excited about the vision of our company and is an all round good egg.


Key responsibilities and areas of ownership

  • Leading on implementation of innovative and exciting MakeMyHouseGreen product features (Smart Meter data, energy modelling etc...)
  • Working with Tom to design and work through complex challenges and architectural decisions.
  • Building front-end UX, as designed by the product team, to delight customers.
  • Managing and coaching developers in your team to improve them rapidly.
  • Helping to improve and embed the tech team ways-of-working to ensure world-class speed and quality.

Requirements

You don’t need to know how to do all the below yet. We’ll teach you anything you don’t know. What's important to us is that you are a keen and quick learner!

  • Clearly evidenced problem solving ability in previous technology applications.
  • A solid understanding of technical architecture.
  • A solid understanding of database structures and MYSQL.
  • Work well in a small team to rapidly test and build awesome tech.
  • Well organised and time effective.
  • 3+ years of experience as a developer in a tech startup.
  • Friendly and personable.

Company Perks

  • Amazing office space near Covent Garden.
  • Flexible working from home combined with office time as a team.
  • Competitive salary, based on experience.
  • Share options in the company, so you share in the growth.
  • Free Friday team lunches at the local market.
  • Working with a talented team who will help you develop.

Why this role will be great for you

  • Personal development, as a priority, to help you grow.
  • Build market-leading tech that immediately benefits our customers.
  • Be part of an awesome team and have fun at work.
  • Have a positive impact on the planet and love what you do!

Developer

Role: Developer

Team: Tech

Type: Full time

Location: London

Apply: Click here

Why would you love this role?

If you love solving tricky problems, you enjoy a fast-paced environment and you want to have a positive impact for people then this could be the role for you!


We’re looking for someone to join our diverse and growing team of 14, to help households always be on the best energy deal, hassle free.


If you love having the freedom to work out the best solution and the autonomy to just do it, then you’ll love working with us.


We’re a fast-moving, agile, start-up and we’re all driven to deliver the best we can. It’s always exciting and we work amazingly well as a team, which makes it all great fun.


Personal development is one of our passions and one of our strengths. You’ll have a personal development manager to help you make the most of the opportunities.


At Switchd, we always do the right thing. So, whether you’re helping people save time and money or reducing carbon emissions, you’ll be working on something seriously worthwhile!


A bit more about our mission...

We're on a mission to demystify the energy market for households, making it easy to get both the cheapest and greenest energy for your home. Switchd started out with automated energy switching, where we've got a great product, 5* customer reviews and awesome tech.


More and more households now want to make their house green and are getting frustrated with trying to work out if solar panels, a heat pump or insulation are right for them. So, we've developed our market-first MakeMyHouseGreen platform to solve that and help make houses green!


The journey has been awesome so far and what's to come is shaping up to be even better. We're looking for someone to join the team, join the journey and share in the success as we continue to grow.


Your role

We're looking for a lead developer to join our team. Our tech team is small but currently growing rapidly, so you’ll be joining a fast paced team.


Supported by Tom (our CTO & Co-founder) and by our head of product you’ll take ownership of further automating the back-end processes of Switchd and developing new features to improve the customer experience.


Our ideal candidate is someone who can show a passion for development and finding the right solution , is excited about the vision of our company and is an all round good egg.


Key responsibilities and areas of ownership

  • Further automation and control of customer switches and operations.
  • Using tech to solve repeating customer issues highlighted by the customer experience team.
  • Implementation of new and exciting Switchd product features (Smart Meter data, algorithm options etc..).
  • Designing and building innovative solutions to ensure operational excellence.
  • Building front-end UX, as designed by the product team, to delight customers.
  • Ensuring a strong testing process for releases.

Requirements

You don’t need to know how to do all the below yet. We’ll teach you anything you don’t know. What's important to us is that you are a keen and quick learner!

  • Clearly evidenced problem solving ability in previous technology applications.
  • Good at working through a problem to find the best solution
  • A good understanding of technical architecture.
  • A good understanding of database structures and MYSQL.
  • Work well in a small team to rapidly test and build awesome tech.
  • Well organised and time effective.
  • Friendly and personable.

Company Perks

  • Amazing office space near Covent Garden.
  • Flexible working from home combined with office time as a team.
  • Competitive salary, based on experience.
  • Share options in the company, so you share in the growth.
  • Free Friday team lunches at the local market.
  • Working with a talented team who will help you develop.

Why this role will be great for you

  • Personal development, as a priority, to help you grow.
  • Build great tech that immediately benefits our customers and CX team.
  • Be part of an awesome team and have fun at work.
  • Have a true positive impact on the lives of people across the UK!