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National Grid Senior Software Engineer in Hicksville, New York

About us

Join National Grid’s digital transformation ! We are digital creators, continuous learners and daring innovators. We leverage digital innovative ways to create products and catalyze the transformation of National Grid's business units into more agile and digitally native organizations in our shared purpose of bringing energy to life. Come and join us on this incredible journey, We need you! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8aXvnvdoZHI)

We are launching brand new products and product lines within our engineering organization for the US Gas business unit , and as a Senior Software Engineer, you'll be there at the inception! Our products go through a validation phase, where we answer the question: “What is the business problem we are trying to solve”, and together with your product/design/UX/business counterparts, you'll be responsible for narrowing the scope, defining a solution, and working with your team to solve it. Your crucial work will help millions of National Grid customers and help lead the way for development efforts within National Grid!

What you'll do

As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll be part of the re-imaging of our gas retail choice product. The product is core for empowering customers to buy from 3rd party suppliers and supporting the business needs to track, manage, and report on usage for those customers and the 3rd party suppliers. Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Take on a critical role of turning business needs into technology solutions specifically working within our gas business

  • Provide support and mentorship to the engineering team

  • Collaborate with teams on other products and business units on technology

  • Work on system/software design and development

What you'll need

  • Lots of enthusiasm!

  • Experience building full-stack JavaScript applications leveraging Node and React, preferably hosting in Azure

  • 5+ years of experience in software development as a developer

  • Ability to grow technically and maintain a customer-first mentality, the motivation to take the initiative to own and resolve issues

  • Solid communication and documentation skills

  • Experience utilizing Microsoft Azure is a plus

What you'll get

  • Consistent growth potential through company leadership programs

  • Competitive compensation package including robust benefits with a yearly bonus

  • Numerous wellness programs

  • A multitude of company-endorsed community programs to participate in

More Information

Are you the right fit for this exciting role? You want to learn more about the position and National Grid's ambitious Digital Transformation? Then let's chat!

Our organization follows a hybrid work structure in our service territory (NY & MA and adjacent states) where employees can work remotely or from the office, as needed. Working from the office is encouraged when working on tasks that require a high degree of collaboration. We work with our employees to foster a work schedule that fits your flexible schedule.


At National Grid , we keep the lights on and homes warm. But it’s so much more than that. We keep people connected and society moving. This is no easy feat, and it takes all of us. But National Grid supplies us with the environment to make it happen. As we generate momentum in the energy transition for all, we don’t plan on leaving any of our customers in the dark. But we aren’t looking for external recognition – we already what we do is vital. We’re building a clean, fair and affordable energy future.

Brooklyn, NY $120,000 - $141,000 a year

Waltham, MA $112,000 - $132,000 a year

Syracuse, NY $100,000 - $118,000 a year

Salary is commensurate with experience and location

Please be advised that due to the nature of this position, incumbents are subject to federal Drug & Alcohol safety regulations governing US Department of Transportation ("DOT") covered positions, including the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Pipeline Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA). As such, the Company’s testing programs and policies regarding the use of federally prohibited drugs or alcohol, for recreational or medical purposes, will remain in effect for these safety-sensitive, DOT covered positions.

This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise.  We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.