Founding Product Designer

Posted on: 
April 2, 2024

Overview

In the next 30 years, the world will transform every part of the built environment to be climate positive green infrastructure. Knowing what, where, and how to build infrastructure like solar farms is one of the great opportunities of our time.

Paces Software

Paces is software for green infrastructure developers to identify the best places to build and manage their projects. Our software supports renewable energy, EV charging, carbon sequestration, and data center customers with interconnection, permitting, and siting of their projects. We are venture backed from Resolute Ventures & Y Combinator.

🌳 TL;DR

We are looking for a scrappy UI/UX designer who defines the design processes to join us as our first design hire! You will have the chance to define the design processes from scratch and lead the design effort at Paces.

🏆 What You’ll Achieve

  • Set priorities, define design process, iterate with product and engineering team
  • Drive deep user research, improve user experience, and identify new opportunities
  • Collaborate closely with our CTO and team to directly impact product roadmap
  • Continuously develop and maintain an in-depth understanding of our renewable energy customers, competitor landscape, and industry trends

📈 Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience as a UI/UX designer
  • Track record of building processes from zero to one and implementing them
  • Have a proactive and fast learner and able to pick up new things quickly
  • Excellent communicator, internally and with users
  • Customer-first driven thinking

✨ About You

You will thrive in our culture if you:

  • Have a strong bias towards action and prioritize execution
  • Share our passion to build something that fights climate change
  • Easily handle the unstructured environment of fast-moving startups
  • Have the hunger to grow together with Paces as we scale up

🚀 Bonus Points

  • Previous experience at a high-growth, fast-paced startup
  • Familiarity with Material design, MUI a plus
  • Extensive experience on user research

💰 Compensation and Benefits

  • 100K - 160K annual compensation
  • Competitive equity compensation
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Hybrid working in the office 2-4 times per week
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