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Careers at Smarter Grid Solutions

Smarter Grid Solutions an enterprise DERMS company

Who We Are

Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) began in 2008 as a spin-out company from the University of Strathclyde on the back of 5+ years of collaborative R&D with Utility companies into the challenges of integrating distributed energy resources (DER). SGS grew and expanded into North America with an office and team in New York City. Smarter Grid Solutions was acquired by Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, and its subsidiary Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI) in August 2021. Together, MEPPI and SGS will provide combined distributed energy resources management software and grid control products to enable electric utilities to respond to energy system and maximize the performance from their electric grids.

SGS is passionate about clean energy and helping society achieve a cleaner greener carbon zero environment. Join us on the journey to net zero.

What We Do 

We are a leading enterprise energy management software company specializing in distributed energy resource managements systems (DERMS). We provide world leading DERMS software to Distribution Utilities and DER Owners and Operators across the world. Our diverse team of multi-disciplinary experts use our technology and expertise in electrical, power systems, and software engineering to create some of the most advanced solutions for the rapidly changing power system.

Smarter Grid Solutions has a diverse team
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Company Culture

We believe that having a diverse, inclusive, and engaged culture is critical to the success of our business. From the very beginning of your working relationship with us, you will be treated with trust and support that will allow you to reach your highest potential. We act with integrity and transparency and encourage everyone at SGS to live by our values. At SGS people are recognised and rewarded for their hard work.

Equal Opportunities

Smarter Grid Solutions is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. We are committed to working in an environment that is free from all types of discrimination, is inclusive and empowers our people to bring their whole self to work and reach their full potential. At Smarter Grid Solutions, we recognise that we can grow and thrive with a diverse team of people. We hire great people from a variety of backgrounds not just because it is the right thing to do, but because it makes our Company stronger.

Smarter Grid Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Graduates and our Graduate Apprentice Scheme 

We are shaping the tech talent of the future and offer an opportunity to be part of a business who are playing their part in the journey towards net zero. Our Graduate Apprenticeship programme offers the opportunity to have the best of both worlds. You will be part of our team from day one and gain first-hand experience of working in a successful tech company whilst undertaking a degree in Software Engineering from the University of Glasgow.

You will work alongside our passionate teams of Developers, QA Engineers, Domain Experts and more who will share their knowledge and help you develop the skills you need to get your career in the tech industry off to a great start.

As well as our Graduate Apprenticeship scheme we are committed to hiring a number of graduates across our business every year. We believe that SGS is a great place to be, and we offer graduates amazing opportunities to join us and grow their career in clean energy technology.




Health & Wellbeing

Private Medical Insurance through Vitality.



Competitive salary depending on experience. Enhanced company matched pension contributions. Company Performance Bonus available. 



33 days holiday.


Central Office Location

Convenient central office location in Glasgow with easy access to public transportation.


Flexible Working Opportunities 

 Flexible/hybrid working opportunities available. We provide adaptable work arrangements aligned with contractual terms and organizational policies. 



 Cycle to work scheme. Electric vehicle scheme.

We continue to evaluate our employee benefits program, these can be subject to change at any time.

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