Senior Full Stack Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023

About Coperniq

Coperniq is pioneering the future of the energy sector. Our workflow software specifically caters to solar and energy contractors, enabling them to transcend traditional boundaries and become the utility companies of the future.

Our platform simplifies and streamlines operations by replacing Salesforce, spreadsheets, pencil-&-paper, and other disjointed workarounds with a comprehensive, industry-specific application that serves the unique needs of the energy workforce. By reducing soft costs per installation and accelerating project completion times, Coperniq dramatically increases operational efficiency.

We integrate real-time health checks for installed systems, automate service tickets, and drive referral revenue, transforming service calls from a cost burden into a revenue engine. In essence, Coperniq is more than just a platform – it's a launchpad for the energy contractors of the future. We're helping our users deploy projects faster, maintain systems effectively paving the way for the next generation of utility companies.

Our mission is to redefine the energy sector, and we have a formidable array of tasks ahead. This means you'll have the rare opportunity to make substantial contributions while undertaking the most significant work of your career.

About the Team

Our Engineering team is at the heart of Coperniq, building scalable, secure, and user-friendly systems that power our operations and product offerings. Our platform abstracts away complex technological challenges, allowing our engineers to focus on implementing vital business logic.

What You'll Do

As a Senior Full Stack Engineer, with a significant focus on Backend development, you'll be a technical leader, guiding the design, development, and optimization of our internal and external services. Your challenge will not only be writing scalable and maintainable code, but also ensuring that our systems are secure, resilient, and efficient.

You will leverage your skills in database management, API design, containerization and orchestration, continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD), security, distributed systems, and microservices architecture to develop the backbone of our operations.


  • Design, build, maintain, and improve software across the stack, with a significant focus on backend development.

  • Develop and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code that powers our internal and external services.

  • Design and implement robust, scalable systems capable of handling high volumes of traffic.

  • Implement security and data protection measures.

  • Develop and maintain CI/CD pipelines for the infrastructure.

  • Debug production issues across services and levels of the stack, including participating in an on-call pager rotation.

  • Plan for the growth of Coperniq’s infrastructure, anticipating future scale and complexity.

  • Act as a mentor for other engineers in the organization, fostering a culture of continuous learning and mutual growth.

  • Manage projects end-to-end, including measuring project impact, success, and creating a reliability and maintenance plan for the future.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or related field.

  • At least 7+ years of relevant work experience as a Full Stack Engineer, with a significant emphasis on backend development.

  • Proficiency with our tech stack: AWS, React, GraphQL, Typescript, Node, MikroORM, PostgreSQL, Gitlab for CI/CD, Docker & Kubernetes.

  • Strong understanding of database design and management.

  • Demonstrated experience with RESTful and GraphQL APIs.

  • Proven knowledge and experience with containerization and orchestration tools, such as Docker and Kubernetes.

  • Experience in setting up continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines.

  • Demonstrated experience in implementing security measures in the software development process.

  • Proven experience in designing and implementing distributed systems and microservice architecture.

  • Demonstrated ability to design, write, and test high-quality code.

  • Track record in scaling and optimizing backend applications.

  • Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving, interpersonal, and communication skills.


  • $140- $170k salary

  • .2%-.5% stock options

  • Comprehensive health benefits: 90% of medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • 401k matching at 3%

  • Enjoy perks such as an equipment stipend

  • Company sponsored team offsites

  • Professional development opportunities

At Coperniq, you'll have the opportunity to make a significant impact while working alongside a global community of passionate people who are leading the charge in disrupting the energy industry. If you're eager to learn, adapt, and are ready to push your limits, join us!