Senior Python Engineer

at CleanCapital

Senior Python Engineer

Location: Flexible


CleanCapital is a leading clean energy investment platform that uses software and data to make it easy to invest in clean energy. CleanCapital has built a proprietary technology platform that identifies, screens, and manages clean energy projects providing project owners and developers with access to liquidity and capital.

Our firm owns and manages nearly $500M of distributed operating solar assets. By leveraging our platform to evaluate renewable energy investments with speed and certainty, we enable project owners an opportunity to exit their portfolios while providing accredited investors, including institutional investors, unique access to the clean energy investment market. Our mission is to accelerate investment in all sectors of clean energy to address the urgent threat of climate change.

The Opportunity

We currently use our in-house platform to perform diligence with sellers and investors. We are looking for a senior Python engineer to help us integrate the platform with asset management and finance / accounting systems, and to help us curate the metadata we generate for each of our solar projects. 

You will help us build, grow, and integrate the platform. You will have the opportunity to apply your skills to develop robust, scalable, and easy-to-use software. We provide the freedom to learn, execute, and pivot.  

About You

  • You have experience in building distributed and scalable software using Python.
  • You have demonstrated success in partnering with key stakeholders in previous roles.
  • You have created a data model and helped to plan a data management strategy.
  • You are comfortable working with an agile development environment.
  • You are comfortable working remotely with a distributed team.
  • You are willing to travel 2-3 times a year to work with the team in NYC or DC.

Nice to Have

  • Familiarity with clean energy or finance.
  • Experience with unstructured data.
  • A solid understanding of React and PostgreSQL.
  • Experience with R.

Reporting Relationships

You will report directly to the Chief Technology Officer.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

If you're not based in Washington DC we're happy to discuss working from home so you don't have to relocate.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually low.


This role will be within the United States. Occasional travel expected.

CleanCapital, LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants in all company facilities without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, childbirth, physical disability, mental and/or intellectual disability, age, military status or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping and gender identity or expression), medical condition (including, but not limited to, cancer related or HIV/AIDS related), genetic information, or sexual orientation in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.