Join the VPS Team

Are you passionate about solving real world problems?

How does one revolutionize a model of power delivery that finds itself rooted in the innovations of Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla? That’s where you come in. VPS is building a team of diverse software engineers, hardware engineers, data scientists, and designers who share a passion for solving multidisciplinary problems. We need your help to build a software driven smart grid, that will transform how we use power. But hard problems should be the ones that you are most passionate about. Sounds interesting? Get in touch, we love talking to talented people.

Great Benefits and Culture

VPS prides itself on hiring the best and brightest. Our team works hard to build an environment that helps us live well and stay focused.

  • Proper medical, dental, and vision, just like you expect.
  • Regularly held tech talks keep us up to date on lots of cool topics.
  • A beautiful Cinema Display and flexible hardware allowance.
  • Plenty of snacks. If you don't see something you like, ask and we’ll get it.
  • A cool team where someone is always willing to help you solve a tough problem.
  • Plenty more, including your suggestions, let's chat.

Great Funding & Support

Because great teams need strong support, VPS is well funded by experienced investors and industry veterans.

  • Strong Series A funding from Dolby Ventures, Data Collective and Exfinity Fund.
  • Board members with a list of accomplishments a mile long and strong commitment to help VPS be their next successful venture.
  • Hands on advisors with expertise in designing and operating some of the world's most complex data centers.
  • An ever-growing list of partners and customers who are committed to a future vision made possible by collaborative and innovative thinking.

Current Openings


  • Product Manager Intern (Hardware)

    As a Product Manager Intern for Hardware, you will support product features and projects to ensure a seamless interaction between our software and hardware components. Working with our Product team to transform the world of tomorrow, enhancing our technical documentation for our own components and other vendors while influencing and participating in top-priority projects utilizing product management skill sets and methodologies to ensure success.

    Responsibilites:

    • Support the technical documentation of our product to ensure mission-critical and safety-critical compliances
    • Support documentation of technical standards to ease the integration process between hardware partners and our products
    • Drive initiatives with market analysis and product definition while capturing and documenting requirements for our Hardware components
    • Work cross-functionally across VPS Teams including Hardware, Firmware, Software, Data-Science, Program Management and Business Units
    • Identify process gaps and get involved in new processes implementation to support and further build change management processes

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s in Robotics, ME, EE or related field
    • Experience and knowledge on technical documentation of mission-critical components
    • Relevant experience on hardware, power components at data-centers a strong plus
    • General program and project management skills
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills
    • Availability to travel between Toronto (Canada) and Milpitas (USA)

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  • Product Manager (Hardware)

    As a Product Manager for Hardware, you will drive product features and projects to ensure a seamless interaction between our software and hardware components. Working with our Product team to transform the world of tomorrow, developing our hardware roadmap with our own components and other vendors while influencing and participating in top-priority projects utilizing product management skill sets and methodologies to ensure success.

    Responsibilites:

    • Drive initiatives with market analysis and product definition while capturing and documenting requirements for our Hardware components
    • Work cross-functionally across VPS Teams including Hardware, Firmware, Software, Data-Science, Program Management and Business Units
    • Work with product managers and other Business Units to create product strategy documents including marketing requirements, product requirements to support the company go-to-market strategy
    • Present product vision to leadership and other members of the organization
    • Identify process gaps and get involved in new processes implementation to support and further build change management processes

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s in Robotics, ME, EE or related field
    • Master’s in Business or direct experience in business operations experience
    • Strong understanding of HW NPI and Product Lifecycle phases
    • Experience in product management processes
    • Relevant experience on hardware, power components at data-centers a strong plus
    • General program and project management skills
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills
    • Availability to travel between Toronto (Canada) and Milpitas (USA)

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  • Java/Scala Developer Intern

    As a Java/Scala Developer Intern, you will be working closely with our Data Scientists and Frontend Engineers to build a revolutionary product that intelligently optimizes and allocates power in the data center.

    Responsibilites:

    • Work with team on architecture, design and testing of scalable and reliable backend infrastructure that collects and stores large amount of data
    • Develop product features, build unit tests and create documentation
    • Work cross functionally with data science, front-end and QA teams to define interfaces and address dependencies
    • Participate in product requirement meetings

    Requirements:

    • Hold or currently finishing Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related engineering field
    • Excellent coding skills in Java (bonus if you are familiar with Scala)
    • Strong understanding on distributed systems, clustering etc.
    • Familiarity with one or more distributed computing frameworks like Hadoop, Spark, AKKA or similar
    • Understanding of cloudcomputing and public clouds like AWS, GCE etc
    • Experience using and building RESTful web services
    • Self motivated and passionate about building large scale distributed systems
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills

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