Back End Engineer

Manchester, United Kingdom

Job Reference 1192023

Location Manchester, United Kingdom

Industry IT - Digital Transformation

Function IT & Telecoms

Job Type Permanent

Date Added August 9, 2023

Junior Blockchain Developer – DLT

Company Overview:

My client is at the forefront of 21st-century energy innovation, pioneering a revolutionary peer-to-peer energy exchange system that empowers corporate businesses and renewable energy generators. Our dynamic team, composed of experts from diverse backgrounds, is developing an advanced energy marketplace leveraging the cutting-edge technologies of Blockchain, AI, and IoT. Our visionary system is set to create local energy markets (LEM) and virtual power plants (VPP), reshaping the energy industry, and contributing to a sustainable future.

Position Overview:

As a Junior Blockchain Developer for our peer-to-peer energy exchange system, you will be an integral part of our forward-thinking team, driving the technical direction and supporting the Blockchain Architects system integration and developments. Your passion and understanding in Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), Hyperledger Fabric, and project management tools like JIRA will be crucial in realizing our vision of decoupling renewable generators from traditional energy markets, ensuring energy price stability, achieving true net zero, and making significant strides towards our net-zero carbon emission targets.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Support the architectural design and development of our peerto-peer energy exchange system by working closely with the Senior Blockchain Developer and utilizing your skills in DLT blockchain and Hyperledger Fabric to create a robust and scalable platform.
  • Collaborate with crossfunctional teams of experts in Blockchain, AI, and IoT to integrate innovative technologies into our energy marketplace.
  • Leverage your experience with JIRA to manage and track project tasks, ensuring timely delivery of milestones and effective communication within the development team.
  • Drive the implementation of algorithms that deliver substantial energy bill savings, establish a network hub for renewable sources, and contribute to netzero carbon emissions.
  • Work closely with business stakeholders to understand requirements and translate them into technical solutions that align with our commercial viability goals and regulatory frameworks.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to the development team, fostering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Stay updated with industry trends and emerging technologies to identify opportunities for enhancing our platform's capabilities and competitive edge.

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field. PhD is a bonus.
  • Recent Graduates or professionals with junior industry experience (13+ years) in blockchain-based solutions, with a focus on DLT and Hyperledger Fabric.
  • Strong understanding of Machine Learning, Cloud, AI and IoT technologies is a plus.
  • Excellent problemsolving skills and ability to conceptualize complex technical solutions.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to convey technical concepts to both technical and nontechnical stakeholders.
  • Passion for sustainability, renewable energy, and a drive to contribute to netzero carbon emissions.

  • Competitive compensation package and performancebased incentives.
  • Opportunity to shape the future of energy exchange and contribute to a sustainable environment.
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment, fostering professional growth and skill development.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and retirement plans.

If you are a visionary Blockchain Developer with a passion for renewable energy, peer-to-peer systems, and cutting-edge technologies, and you are driven to make a positive impact on the energy industry and the environment, we encourage you to apply. Join us in building a commercially viable and impactful energy exchange system that aligns with global sustainability goals.

We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance then please contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager Maria Sant'Anna at

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