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Senior IoT Engineer



Buenos Aires, Argentina
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

GlacierGrid is a leading energy industry player dedicated to providing innovative and sustainable solutions to meet the ever-growing demand for energy. GlacierGrid focuses on shifting and reducing electricity usage for commercial establishments.

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior IoT Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of IoT solutions, leveraging technologies such as Linux, Python, and C.


  • Lead the design, development, maintenance and implementation of IoT solutions using Linux, Python, and C, ensuring alignment with business objectives and technical requirements.
  • Oversee the deployment and maintenance of IoT infrastructure on AWS, utilizing services such as Aurora and IoT Core to optimize performance and scalability.
  • Manage the integration of hardware devices, including LoRaWAN Sensors, Gateways, WiFi gateways, refrigeration switches, thermostats, thermostat remote sensors, and energy meters, into IoT solutions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and architect end-to-end IoT solutions, considering factors such as data collection, transmission, storage, and analysis.
  • Conduct code reviews, provide guidance and mentorship to team members, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning.
  • Identify and mitigate risks associated with IoT projects, proactively addressing technical challenges and ensuring the security and integrity of IoT systems.
  • Engage with internal stakeholders and external partners to gather requirements, provide updates on project progress, and solicit feedback to drive continuous improvement.
  • Architect scalable and reliable IoT systems using best practices and industry standards.
  • Develop embedded software and firmware using Linux, Python, C, and other relevant technologies.
  • Ensure the security, reliability, and performance of IoT systems.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest IoT trends, technologies, and standards.
  • Provide technical support and troubleshooting for IoT solutions in production.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field. Master's degree preferred.
  • +5 years of proven experience in leading IoT projects, with a focus on Linux, Python, and C programming languages.
  • Strong understanding of DevOps practices, with hands-on experience deploying and managing IoT infrastructure on AWS.
  • Experience integrating hardware devices into IoT solutions, including LoRaWAN Sensors, Gateways, and energy meters.
  • Solid understanding of solution architecture principles, with the ability to design scalable and resilient IoT systems.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire team members to achieve project objectives.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.


  • Buenos Aires, Argentina headquarters

About GlacierGrid

GlacierGrid is a technology startup that builds IoT-powered temperature monitoring and analytics, which prevent food, product, and energy waste, the major drivers of climate change. Deployed across industry leaders, including McDonalds, Burger King, Domino's, TGI Fridays, 7-Eleven and Wyndham Hotels, we partner with diverse organizations, from national restaurant brands to top supply chain businesses in food and healthcare, to increase profits while protecting our planet.

Founded by experienced entrepreneurs from Harvard, Columbia and UC Santa Barbara, we’re a mission-driven team passionate about food, climate and health. We are headquartered in San Francisco, and supported by experienced venture capitalists including Zero Infinity Partners, D. E. Shaw, Deciens Capital, Sequoia Capital, Govtech Fund, Collaborative Fund, and Social Capital.

Our Commitment

At GlacierGrid, equality is a core tenet of our culture. We are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact.