Director or Sr. Director Saas

Menlo Park, California
Apr 12, 2024
Apr 30, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Director or Sr. Director Saas - $229,000 - $300,00K pa - Menlo Park, CA

The Role

Do you possess high literacy in front-end and back-end programming languages such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript for web and app operations environments? Are you skilled in managing cloud services from AWS, Azure, or GCP, ensuring seamless integration? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you.

We at Element Energy are seeking a seasoned Director or Senior Director in SaaS R&D Engineering to spearhead the development of cutting-edge software solutions.

Your role will involve orchestrating the creation of commercial web/app-based SaaS services integrated with our innovative ESS architecture and BMS. You'll be at the helm of managing Cloud infrastructure for large-scale IoT fleets of Lithium-ion batteries, ensuring their reliability, availability, and maintainability align with our business goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop commercial web/app-based SaaS services integrated with our innovative ESS architecture and BMS.
  • Manage Cloud infrastructure for large-scale IoT fleet of Lithium-ion batteries.
  • Design and implement user-friendly SaaS scenarios, services, and features.
  • Collaborate with Product Managers and software engineers for seamless feature deployments.
  • Ensure reliability, availability, and maintainability of Cloud services aligned with business goals.
  • Oversee software development life cycle from concept to customer services.

The Company

Element Energy, a groundbreaking startup, is at the forefront of energy storage and battery management innovation. Our game-changing algorithms and patented control systems tackle critical issues of battery safety and performance that are key to the multi-billion-dollar industries of large-scale grid storage and electric vehicle batteries. Our products not only reduce the risk of severe battery fires, but also enhance performance and lifespan, contributing significantly to the global shift towards renewable energy and the electrification of everything.

The Person

  • High literacy in front-end and back-end programming languages, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, java, etc. for web and app operation environments Competency in designing optimized architecture for commercial web/app services and software.
  • High literacy in cloud services, features and functions of AWS, Azure or GCP.
  • Competency in developing business-centric performance metrics for battery ESS.
  • High competency in design of user interface and interaction structure for battery ESS for utility.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication.
  • Competency in managing and evaluating contractors and service providers by applying objective performance criteria.


  • 10 or more years of experience in battery ESS or renewable energy SaaS software development.
  • 10 or more years of track records of successful operation of cloud with high RAM (reliability, availability, maintainability) scores aligned with business goals and objectives.
  • 10 years of experience in building commercial cloud-based services for large-size IOT data and fleet.
  • 10 years of experience in hands-on development of front-end stack of Cloud/web services.
  • 5 years of experience in collaboration with AI-driven software products as essential part of the commercial cloud services.
  • 5 years of experience in managing customer feedback and user experience on cloud/web-based services.
  • Mature managerial experience in managing, evaluating and collaborating with consultants and contractors for Cloud/web development.
  • MS or higher degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering.
  • Industry certifications preferred such as professional Cloud/Data engineering or similar.

If the thought of joining this exciting, forward-thinking company and taking the next step in your career sounds appealing to you, then please click the apply now button to find out more.