Company Description

Bitlumens provides a SaaS and a prepaid smart meter to monitor solar mini and micro grids in off-grid communities. We combine internet of things with the blockchain to provide transparency, auditability and traceability of data. 

Job description

Role brief

In this exciting new role, you will provide the team with a modification of the current PCB and find substitutes for the components that are sold out in the market. The PCB is the main component of a single-phase prepaid energy meter to be deployed in rural areas. In your role, you will develop and test early prototypes. You will work with Solar Systems (PV) and use radiofrequency using bidirectional signals. You will work on your own and bring forward cost-effective and performing solutions matching the customer needs. Background and skills You have successfully obtained a technical degree in electrical engineering, or you are studying in the last semester. You are familiar with smart meters and communication protocols for IoT.

 

About you

  • Understanding of Lora technology as communication for bidirectional signals.
  • Understanding the electrical system of smart meters and you are able to create a prototype.
  • Prepares Bill of Materials for review to include equipment from system design.
  • Documents completed installations for client as-built drawings for purposes of operations and maintenance.
  • Good communication skills and a positive attitude understanding the constraints and realities of project execution in a multinational environment.
  • Understanding the challenges of designing electronics for rough environments in the proximity of high voltage switching converters.
  • Good command of code generating tools, to integrate Bitlumens software with the meter.
  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken).

Source

Deadline:

As soon as possible