Careers At Caban

We are a group of passionate and innovative engineers led by industry experts. We are passionate about sustainability, energy access, and helping communities receive the benefits of greater connection. We are always looking for talented individuals to join us in our mission. Take a look at the openings below.

Available Openings
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Icon For MinusFull-Stack Developer
Burlingame, CA

Caban Systems is looking for a passionate engineer, capable of architecting and developing web-based applications from scratch. This is a critical role, you’ll need to have a strong technical background, work independently as well as have excellent communication skills. 

What you will be doing:

  • Build out customer facing web-applications from scratch. 
  • Architecting, scaling and migrating databases. 
  • Evaluate the trade-offs of different solutions to maximize performance and time-to-market. 
  • Deliver high quality, well written code that is easily supported and maintainable.
  • Work with end users to determine and document requirements.
  • Coordinate and execute data migration/integration.
  • Provide feedback and reports on customer engagement (using tools like Google Analytics). 
  • Independently execute and deliver new or extend frameworks to implement features.
  • Ability to self-manage timelines and communicate progress to the rest of the team.

Desirable qualifications:

  • B.S. degree with 5+ years of software development experience. 
  • Web application experience: JavaScript, HTML, CSS, REST, and MVC frameworks. 
  • Demonstrated experience building and maintaining full stack applications. 
  • Knowledge of relational databases, trade-offs between NoSQL, MySQL and MongoDB. 
  • Experience using Git, JIRA, Docker, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies. 
  • Familiarity with backend web applications: Flask, Django, Node.js. 
  • Working with Git, Continuous Integration (Jenkins) and in Agile development processes. 
  • Experience with scripting languages, e.g, Python, Bash, Make, Groovy, SQL, JavaScript. 
  • Experience interfacing with IoT cloud-based devices.
  • Knowledge of UI/UX and FrontEnd development.
  • Experience handling cross-browser compatibility issues and front-end performance. 
  • Writing excellent quality code that’s testable and well documented.
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Burlingame, CA

Caban Systems is looking for a passionate engineer, capable of designing, developing and testing safety critical systems in an early-stage startup environment. This is a critical role, with a direct impact on R&D’s overall efficiency, quality and ability to scale. If making a difference and designing renewable energy products from the ground up sounds exciting to you, come join us!

What you will be doing:

  • Designing and developing test automation software, tooling and infrastructure.
  • Breaking down complex systems into testable blocks with the end of goal of automation.
  • Continuously improve test performance, coverage and speed.
  • Support and enhance continuous integration and development capabilities.
  • Support regression testing and validate new and existing features.
  • Create verification tests and protocols based off of system specifications.
  • Develop software tools to be used across the team.
  • Cross-functional work requiring interfacing across hardware, embedded and cloud platforms.

Desirable qualifications:

  • B.S. degree with 5+ years of software development experience.
  • Solid experience in Python and interfacing to external devices.
  • Working with Git, Continuous Integration (Jenkins) and in Agile development processes.
  • Experience with scripting languages, e.g, Bash, Make, Groovy, SQL, JavaScript.
  • Experience interfacing with embedded and cloud-based devices.
  • Ability to work on Windows and Linux Platforms (and writing software that can run on both).
  • Knowledge of interface protocols: I2C, SPI, RS484, JTAG, UART.
  • Hardware experience: Oscilloscope, Logic Analyzer, Schematics.
  • Writing excellent quality code that’s testable and well documented.
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Burlingame, CA

Caban Systems is looking for a passionate manufacturing engineer, capable of developing, planning, setting up, optimizing and monitoring all manufacturing processes in our production line. We are an early-stage startup designing software enabled energy storage platform for telecommunications infrastructure and beyond.

What you will be doing:

  • Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.
  • Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
  • Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout.
  • Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes.
  • Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
  • Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations.
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service.
  • Maintains product and process data base by writing computer programs; entering data.
  • Completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians.

Desirable qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years related experience in manufacturing or assembly processes.
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing / mechanical processes and equipment.
  • Experience designing, operating, troubleshooting, or maintaining complex production machinery is desirable.
  • Knowledge of computer or PLC based machine control systems is desirable.
  • CAD experience (SolidWorks, AutoCAD) is desirable.
  • Knowledge of Lean / Six Sigma theory and practices is desirable.
  • Strong skills utilizing Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Project, PowerPoint) with the ability to learn new systems and tools quickly.
  • Good mechanical / technical skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Possess excellent leadership & teamwork abilities, and organizational skills.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
Icon For MinusValidation Technican
Burlingame, CA

Caban Systems is looking for an adventurous electrical technician for a unique opportunity. We are a startup company designing solar, wind, and energy storage systems. As we develop our products, we are looking for a person who can help us deploy our initial systems to Central America and the Caribbean, so the person should have the ability to travel to these regions. The job requires proficiency in English and Spanish and it should be really fun for the right person.

Training will be provided but the ideal candidate should have solid experience with electrical wiring, telecommunications equipment, or electronics. The job requires the use of a computer to collect data and to look at drawings. Having experience with AC and DC (batteries) is a bonus.

In addition, the employee will be required to work in our engineering lab, side-by-side with our engineers. It is most ideal if the candidate has mechanical skills such as using a drill press, bending/punching metal, and assembling metal fixtures. This is not an electronics assembly, quality control, or electronics test position.

We are a small team and looking for a dynamic person who shares our passion and work ethic. It is never easy to invent new things but we believe a few good people can make a difference in the world. Hopefully you feel the same! If so, please let us know - we are looking for the right person to begin now.

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Caban Systems is looking for an adventurous electrical technician for a unique opportunity. We are a startup company designing solar, wind, and energy storage systems. As we develop our products, we are looking for a person who can help us build, test and provide feedback on design for new products.. The job requires the use of a computer to collect data and to look at drawings

What you will be doing:

  • Electrical wiring, electronics, battery systems and telecommunications equipment.
  • Read technical literature, schematics and documents.
  • Work well under pressure using your own initiative sometimes without direct instructions or supervision.
  • Quickly adapt to new projects, and complete tasks within a set time frame.
  • Computer literate using Microsoft Suite, Jira, and Slack.
  • Be vocal and present for meetings with other Technicians/Engineers and the wider team.
  • Ability to document work and assist Technical Writers create quality technical documents.
  • Physical requirements: Ability to lift up to 80 pounds.
  • Career history that demonstrates progressive responsibilities and accountability.
  • Experience with AC and DC (batteries).

Desirable qualifications:

  • +3 years of experience building and testing products and equipment.
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment with outstanding hands-on mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to be a detail oriented team player, but also work well independently when required.
  • High proficiency and understanding using hand tools, power tools, and torque instruments.
  • Expertise working with multiple cross functional teams.
  • Hands on skills in wire termination of all types (crimp, solder, push pin, screw).
  • Capable of working independently to quickly overcome challenges without supervision.
  • Ability to build and debug complex wiring harnesses, electrical enclosures, and design panel layout.
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks is a considered a plus.
  • Attention to the details. You strive for excellence in everything that you do.
  • Curiosity - you thrive in the unknown. You have the grit and tenacity to continue moving projects forward and working through an ambiguous challenge.
  • Clear communication skills, both verbally and in writing. You are comfortable presenting your ideas in front of a large audience.

Don’t see the position you’re looking for? We still want to hear from you. Please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]