SparkMeter ( is a venture-backed company that was founded in late 2013. SparkMeter provides smart metering solutions tailor-made for rural and central utilities in developing markets, where 2.1 billion people live without reliable electricity access. The simple plug-and-play solution enables utilities operating in remote locations to access a range of features - prepaid billing, customer communications, and remote monitoring and control that improve their operations and help them achieve financial sustainability. Our metering system is being widely adopted by utilities serving customers in Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Latin America and the Caribbean.

SparkMeter Washington D.C., DC, USA
Jan 08, 2020
Full Time
Come join SparkMeter’s Systems Engineering team and help increase electricity access in developing countries. As a Wireless Network Research Engineer, you will research, design, build, and maintain our cutting edge communications network, protocols, and applications that utility customers around the world depend, and the tools that our colleagues need to sell, provision, and support installations of our smart metering systems. SparkMeter provides a highly integrated solution. You will play a key role in component design and integration. While the Systems Engineering team has a strong background in software engineering, we are at our best when we are applying these same analytic and design principles to the whole product and working in concert with the rest of the company. You’ll focus on: Protocol Research and Design . Communications play a key role in the SparkMeter system. At the heart of this system is a reliable, high throughput, and efficient wireless network. You...