Lead Software Engineer

 Title: Lead Software Engineer
Compensation: $100k plus equity
Term: Full-time
Position Overview: Solstice is developing a web-based solar marketplace and customer engagement platform, which will serve a community solar developer’s customer-facing needs while also providing a channel for customers to learn about their community solar options, enroll, and engage with their solar garden. We are looking for a consumer-minded full-stack developer to lead our development efforts, with a desire to build and manage a team. 


  • Work closely with business teams to understand solar developer and customer end-user requirements 
  • Define, along with Digital Innovation Manager, appropriate software architecture based on requirements and design elements 
  • Craft strategy and schedule for platform development, including build vs. buy decisions and recruitment and hiring of in-house and/or offshore software development and QA teams 
  • Lead engineering team to deliver product on time and according to specifications 
  • Maintain and advance digital platform based on evolving system requirements, industry trends, and technologies 

Who You Are: 

  • Up for the challenge – this is a role at an early-stage startup with the potential for a significant amount of responsibility and ownership 
  • Passionate about building great, consumer-facing products 
  • Excellent communicator and collaborator 
  • Interested in renewables, cleantech, and/or sustainability 


  • Full-stack software developer with a minimum of 3-5 years of professional experience 
  • Experience in building consumer applications, CRM/SaaS platforms, and/or two-sided marketplaces 
  • Expertise in Node.js, Express, React, Redux 
  • Amenable to the demands of a start-up environment, such as long and variable work hours, tight deadlines, and limited supervision 
  • Extraordinary attention to detail, creative, personable, enthusiastic, proactive, team-oriented 
  • Previous experience building and managing growing teams 
  • US citizen or permanent resident 


Please email careers@solstice.us with your resume and cover letter to be considered for this position.