Technical Lead
Earth Venture Capital

Full time
Hiring 1 people
5 years of experience
Ho Chi Minh
Published 17/03/2024

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Job Description

One of the companies that Earth VC invested in is GetSolar - a Singapore-based clean energy startup. We make rooftop solar more accessible and hassle-free for residential and small commercial property owners by providing zero upfront cost rooftop solar-as-a-service. Join us in our mission to make it as simple as possible for all property owners to get solar - from Singapore and beyond! Find out more at

GetSolar is looking for a Technical Lead. In the role of Technical Lead, you’ll spearhead our software engineering team, driving product development for our suite of tools and applications. As a key member of our leadership team, you’ll collaborate closely with our co-founders in a mission-driven company focused on advancing solar deployment across Southeast Asia.

Our frontend is built on Next.js, powering React-based web applications, while our backend is orchestrated on the AWS cloud platform with serverless architecture. We use a GraphQL API for frontend service, Cognito for authentication, and databases like DynamoDB and ElasticSearch.

What you’ll be responsible for

  • Define and execute our technology strategy
  • Serve as the primary architect to manage and continuously optimize our tech stack
  • Lead product development across key platforms, including our solar assessment tool, customer mobile app, and internal CRM admin
  • Mentor and lead a remote software engineering team, instilling best practices such as TDD, PR, clean code, and scrum
  • Act as a Scrum Master, fostering an agile development environment and ensuring alignment with the product roadmap
  • Collaborate closely with product and business teams to align the roadmap with business goals

Who we’re looking for

  • Minimum 5 years of software engineering experience
  • Track record in full-stack software development or technical product development within high-growth startups
  • Proven technical leadership experience, ideally managing remote engineering teams
  • Strong proficiency in frontend technologies, particularly Node.js, Next.js, and React
  • Expertise in AWS cloud platform, serverless architecture, and GraphQL
  • Familiarity with various databases (e.g., PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, DynamoDB)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills across technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Fluent in English

… with bonus points for the following

  • Co-founding experience in startups
  • Background in the solar or renewable energy industry

We review applications on a rolling basis, and unfortunately may only reach out to shortlisted applicants. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Contract type and location

This is a primarily remote position open to candidates within GMT +07 to GMT +09 time zones, with a preference for candidates based in Singapore or Ho Chi Minh City.


AWS cloud platform, serverless


  • A full competitive package of salaries based on the candidate’s abilities
  • Comprehensive benefits package: Social insurance, Health insurance, Unemployment Insurance;
  • Holiday entitlement: National Holidays & Annual Leave in accordance with the Labor Code;
  • Exposure to strong mentorship and leadership examples;
  • Be a valuable member of a close-knit, collaborative, and dynamic team that encourages networking at a green-centered location of the city.
Company Info
Earth Venture Capital
Ho Chi Minh
1-50 employees
Ho Chi Minh
1-50 employees
Working Address