This job is an opportunity to play a key role in the Energy-as-a-Service sector in the German energy market and build a great business from the beginning. You lead and develop a startup team from pilot phase towards a well established and clearly positioned business. You will build and lead your own team and create a culture of a startup, within a newly founded business entity.
As Head of Software Engineering you will shape and develop the foundation to bring decentralized assets to the energy market(s). Work with our best in class IoT partner, LichtBlick’s Green Energy Markets team as well as our Product Development team with focus on the end customer propositions.
You are setting up the necessary organization, processes and specify tech infrastructure requirements to deliver the solution.  You and your team will be part of an exciting transformation of the German end customer energy sector towards an interconnected network of decentralized assets and communities.


Head of Software Engineering (gn) Energy Services - LichtBlick new founded business entity

Your responsibilities:

  • Own and build LichtBlick’s decentralized Energy as-a-Service & Virtual Power Plant solution with full content and delivery responsibility
  • Coordinate with our IoT Platform partner to shape the best architectural setup
  • Coordinate with our market access partners to define interfaces and process chains
  • Plan and oversee the implementation – be it internal or external with partners
  • Translate all business requirements into a scalable, working technical solution
  • Build a high performing team to develop, shape and implement the strategy

Your qualifications:

  • Degree in engineering, industrial engineering, software development or a comparable qualification.  
  • 5 years+ experience in the fields of Energy Services & Virtual Power Plants or comparable
  • Ideally already experienced in building high performance teams and business units
  • Professional understanding of the European energy markets
  • Proven track record of software solution development in a tech / energy-based environment
  • Develop things from “scratch” towards a working solution

Your skills:

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • High “Can do” and “will deliver” attitude
  • Team player. Utilize each partners strength and fill the gaps.
  • Strong interest in innovative technologies
  • Ability to speak and write in German and English fluently

Your contact

LichtBlick SE
Stefan Germán Parting
Zirkusweg 6, 20359 Hamburg