We are looking for a top-notch UX/UI designer!

We have an exciting, impactful product and are looking for a UX/UI expert to take it to the next level! Lots of opportunity for innovation, flexibility, and creativity working with a fun, motivated and ambitious team.

We are Odyssey, a venture-backed early stage start up working to bring electricity to the 1.2 billion people around the world who don't have it. We are developing a platform to simplify, streamline, and reduce the costs of developing and financing mini-grids and distributed energy projects in developing countries. Our goal is to unlock the market and facilitate massive scaling of rural electrification around the world. Odyssey's co-founders have decades of experience in the clean tech and energy access sectors across public and private organizations. 

We are looking for a UX/UI designer to join our team on contract (~20 hrs/week, flexible on tenure)

Key responsibilities include:

Define the interaction and/or interface for existing MVP and new products/features

Analyze user experience challenges and create design solutions that meet business goals

Recognize and predict use cases and user interactions, and design intuitive, easy-to-use solutions for users navigating a complex product

Stay abreast of UX trends and apply accordingly

Participate in user testing and design research to gain insight into UI / UX.

Provide UI engineers with functional guidance during the development process to ensure user experience design are correctly implemented

Skills required:

Superb UX/UI sense; ability to turn a complex process into an intuitive user experience

Excellent interaction design skills

Able to learn a complex content area quickly, take feedback constructively and iterate on designs and ideas

Ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders, including the company’s business development team, product managers, and technical developers

Ability to create effective style guides and other guidelines for front-end development team

Experience moving designs throughout an agile development process

Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript

Portfolio demonstrating experience designing usable interfaces and interactions 

Advanced prototyping / code 

 

Must be willing to meet with our team 1-2 times per week in Boulder, CO.

Contact us if interested!