UI/UX Software Engineer

  • Job Title: UI/UX Software Engineer
  • Location: India
  • Reports to: Software Development Manager
  • Date Posted: March 11, 2021
  • Apply: Send Resume & Cover letter to

About FTC Solar Inc: We are a growing team of dedicated renewable energy professionals focused on delivering cost reductions to our clients worldwide across the solar project development and construction cycle. With over 1GW of US and 4GW of worldwide project installation experience, our differentiated offerings, led by our single axis tracker called Voyager, drive value for utility-scale solar EPCs, developers, and long-term asset owners.
Products and Services:

  • Single axis tracker (1.8 GW of installations worldwide)
  • Development Engineering Services
  • Pay for Performance Engineering Consulting
  • Pay for Performance Lean Construction Implementation
  • Design Automation Software
  • Portfolio Management Software

POSITION OVERVIEW

As a UX Designer at FTC you will be responsible to design software that meet people’s needs. You will combine interfaces and workflows to enhance user experience on our Voyager platform of IoT solutions – embedded and cloud. In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential. Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers.
  • Customer First Every problem we solve must create value for the customer and we put the customer above everything else.
  • Simplicity Our systems need to be as simple as possible through thoughtful reduction.
  • Just Works Our platforms need to just work at our scale with highest possible availability.
  • Engineering Excellence Take pride in engineering solutions that push the boundaries of possibility.
We provide autonomy, we expect mastery and collectively we help our purpose. You can expect not to see any bureaucracy.  You will work collaboratively with other developers and product Engineers, Application Engineers to bridge the fields of engineering, storytelling, design, and data. If you define yourself as part engineer, part designer, and part visualizer, this role is for you.

responsibilities

The UI/UX Visualization Engineer will perform a range of duties including the following:

  • Plan and conduct user research and competitor analysis
  • Interpret data and qualitative feedback
  • Create user stories, personas, and storyboards
  • Determine information architecture and create sitemaps
  • Create prototypes and wireframes
  • Conduct usability testing
  • Work closely with the product team to identify research questions
  • Plan and conduct interviews, user surveys, card sorting and usability tests
  • Design and execute studies into user behavior and attitudes
  • Conduct heuristic evaluations
  • Help define and refine user personas
  • Present and communicate insights in pursuance of helping shape long-term product strategy
  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging product data
  • Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes

Qualifications

  • Proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer or similar role
  • A strong portfolio of design projects
  • Person who is adaptable, has good communication skills.
  • Be able to work in a collaborative and fast-paced agile team environment.
  • Designer should have a problem-solving aptitude with a user centric mindset with attention to details.
  • Has taken creative and analytical approach with “design thinking”
  • Understanding of interaction design principles
  • Knowledge of industry tools such as CSS/HTML, Restful, React, Sketch, InVision, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Zeplin and OmniGraffle
  • Business know-how: Understanding of business metrics and the ability to translate company goals and objectives into digital experiences
  • Analytical mind with a business acumen
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Present and communicate insights in pursuance of helping shape long-term product strategy
  • Should have 4 years or more UI/UX Design experience.
  • BS/BA in Design, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

working conditions

FTC Solar offers competitive wages, growth opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical and Life Insurance
  • Short-term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Other various voluntary insurance coverage options
  • 401(k) with a company match and much more