Centrica

We're re-imagining the energy experience, using technology to innovate and improve the products and services our customers rely on. Ours is a world of data lakes, machine learning, AI and blockchain.

Founded 1997
5001+ employees
  • Electric Energy & Natural Gas
  • Headquarters address
    London
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    Technology at Centrica

    Technology is transforming the way that we produce, distribute and consume energy.

    We want to be at the leading edge of that transformation and guide our customers through the maze of change. But we can’t do that without the help of experienced people. This is pioneer territory. You can help us to innovate and to create new applications for technology that will make life easier and better for our customers.

    We supply energy and services to over 25 million customer accounts mainly in the UK, Ireland and North America through strong brands such as British Gas, Direct Energy and Bord Gáis Energy all supported by around 15,000 engineers and technicians. We are focused on delivering high levels of customer service, engagementand loyalty. Technology is increasingly important in the delivery of energy and services to our customers. We are developing innovative products, offers and solutions, underpinned by investment in technology.

    Our Culture

    There's a place for everyone in Centrica!

    We promote an inclusive culture of sensitivity and respect for differences within which everyone has the opportunity to flourish, make a difference and realise their full potential.

    We’re proud to have been recognised for our leadership on race equality and inclusion in the workplace by being included in Business in the Community’s Best Employers for Race 2018. Centrica is one of 70 employers included in the 2018 listing, which recognises good practice on diversity and inclusion, and celebrates the public and private sector organisations making a difference in this area.

    Life at Centrica

    Meet Peter - Our Head of Data Science
    Meet Paul and Connor - Our Engineers
    Meet Mike Young - Our Chief Information Officer

    Our Values

    Having the right values at the heart of Centrica is essential to our success.

    Our values were developed through conversations with employees across the business about what it means to be Centrica and what we need to value in order to be successful. By living our values we will be better able to fulfil our purpose and satisfy the changing needs of our customers.

    At Centrica we stand for;

    • Care

    • Delivery

    • Collaboration

    • Agility

    • Courage

    Find out more here

    Tech stack

    React Native, React, Node.JS, JavaScript, Redux, Jest, Unit Testing, JIRA, Scrum, Ember.js

    Benefits

    Compensation and retirement

    Performance bonus
    ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)
    401k
    401k matching
    Pension plan
    Cell phone reimbursement
    Commuter assistance plans

    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    FSA (Flexible Spending Plan)
    Child or elder care stipend
    EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
    Legal assistance
    On-site fitness center
    Fitness reimbursement

    Vacation and time off

    Paid time off
    Paid holidays
    Flexible working hours
    Work from home flexibility
    Volunteer time off
    Maternity benefits
    Paternity benefits
    Sabbatical

    Personal development

    Tuition reimbursement
    Management training
    Job training
    Conferences reimbursement
    Internship program
    Hackathons

    Values and quality of life

    Diversity program
    Accessible via public transportation
    Commuter shuttles
    Bike parking
    Employee groups and committees
    Snacks and beverages
    Catered breakfasts
    Catered lunches
    Matching charitable donations
    Company activities
    Games and recreation
    Employee discount programs
    Showers
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