March, 2020

Do you want to change the way buildings use energy and the way people use data? Do you get excited about technology, connectivity and big data? Do you want to solve problems at scale and make a real difference at a growing company? If so, this is a great opportunity for you!


Kodaro is seeking a Mechanical Engineer/Controls Programmer in Concord, California or Ottawa, Canada, to support and continue the development of our building analytics solution. The person in this role will be involved with all aspects of the analytics solution from data integration and data modeling to the development of new analytics and reporting tools.

Job Summary

The Mechanical Engineer/Controls Programmer will work with the analytics team to integrate data from various building automation systems into our cloud platform. They will work closely with the IT department in setting up secure networks. They will work with our Data Scientists in the development and application of machine learning tools for semantic tagging for data normalization. The person in this position will utilize their knowledge of electrical and mechanical equipment to ensure data modeling, analytics and reporting are completed successfully. Finally, they will work on the next generation of analytics and optimization for truly smart buildings.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Integrate BMS data into a cloud-based analytics platform.

  • Apply semantic tagging and relationships to standardize data.

  • Interpret and investigate building details (drawings, floorplans, etc.) to ensure accurate data modeling is achieved.

  • Review and commission analytics & reporting.

  • Develop custom analytics and reports.

  • Develop the next generation of advanced analytics and optimization software..

Education, Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related. MS a plus.

  • Experience with HVAC equipment and controls.

  • Programming/scripting experience in Python, Axon, R, Matlab or related.

  • High levels of logical thinking & problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to organize tasks from multiple projects, deadlines and responsibilities.

  • Experience with commissioning/retro-commissioning a plus.

  • Experience with lighting and electrical systems a plus.

  • Experience with IT/OT networking a plus.

About Kodaro

Kodaro helps contractors, controls companies and end-users find value in building data. Our complete building analytics solution provides connectivity, actionable building insights and detailed reporting all in a user-friendly, mobile-first application. Our customers include some of the most prestigious and well-known organizations in the world. For more information on Kodaro, visit our website at

Pay and Benefits

Kodaro is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance along with a 401k with company contributions. Paid vacations are offered as well.

To Apply

Send over letter and resume to

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1200 Concord Ave. Suite 280

Concord, California 94520

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