VP of Technology at Vancouver Startup
SHM Controls Inc.
Vancouver, BC

Are you an experienced programmer? Are you willing to work for stock options? Do you want to work at a growing start up? Do you want to be involved with cutting edge new green learn technologies and make a difference? We’re a small company looking for an experienced VP of Technology to join our team. If you're interested, please fill out the application form at https://forms.gle/7xLvGSNk3weFj15e8

Job Description – VP of Technology

Coding, testing, design and maintenance of software systems


Vancouver, Canada

What We Are Looking For

- At least 7-10 years related experience

- Real programming experience in C# and Python, preferably under Linux

- Must have experience with and deep knowledge of Ubuntu Linux

- Real experience with building apps for Android (IOS app programming is an asset)

- Good communication skills

- Able to think outside the box

- Previous experience working in a startup environment - is a major asset

- Responsible and professional

- You may be required to work also after regular day hours

What You Will Do

- Support, maintain and further develop existing C# code

- Develop new code in C# and potentially Python

- Develop new Android apps and potentially also IOS apps for our platform

- Help in any way you can, even beyond the basic job definition (welcome to the startup world)

What You’ll Need to Succeed

- Be technically oriented, focused and know how to deliver results

- Know when/how to solve problems by yourself, and when to ask for guidance

- Very good communication skills

- Responsibility, reliability and professionalism

- Resourcefulness

- Ability and willingness to learn new technologies and methodologies

What You Will Get in Return

- Work with flexible hours

- Work with a young and agile team in a fast growing startup company

***No salary for the first 6 months. Stock options only***

About Our Company

SHM Controls (SHM = Smart Heat Management) has developed a patented low-cost smart wireless HVAC controller for buildings and offices that reduces average energy consumption by up to 30%. It also offers full remote access, control and automated predictive email/text alerts in the events of mechanical equipment failure. SHM Controls has dozens of building installations located in the Pacific Northwest and the US Eastern Seaboard which have demonstrated unprecedented energy savings over the 5 year data collection period.

The SHM System employs a predictive-adaptive algorithm to control boilers, pumps, hot-water tanks and thermostats in buildings, schools and offices. Owners and managers have complete remote control over their heating and hot-water system using smartphones, tablets or laptops, and can also receive emergency alerts via text/email, at times even hours before they occur. The SHM Controller is a great solution for all kinds of small and large residential and commercial apartment buildings, schools and hospitals.

To Apply

Apply with resume and fill out the application form at https://forms.gle/7xLvGSNk3weFj15e8

Position is available immediately

Job Type: Full-time


  • programming: 7 years (Preferred)


  • Vancouver, BC (Preferred)