Designer Needed for Rapidly Growing Solar Startup
“...solar power will be the single largest source of electricity generation… People do not understand the magnitude of the business. It’s really very, very significant.”
Once a fringe thing hippies did, “going solar” is now going mainstream. It took over 30 years for the first 1 million solar installations to be completed. It only took another 3 years to install the second million. Over the next 2 years another 1 million homes will “go solar” and there are 90 million American households to go after that! Solar technology is cheaper, better and more reliable than ever. Unless your head is buried in a coal mine, it’s becoming abundantly clear that solar is the future.
With rapid growth & mainstream adoption comes massive investment and opportunity in the space. Installation companies are growing quickly, making them hungry for even more growth. The technology is dialed, the installation process is clean, but it’s still a challenge to find customers. Since customers that convert into sales are the lifeblood of any company, sales leads are the raw tool that unleashes massive growth for solar installers.
That’s why we built SolarLeadFactory.
SolarLeadFactory has helped over 600,000 homeowners looking to buy solar. We have helped hundreds of solar installers grow their businesses - and aim to help thousands more.
Our business is built on a proprietary software platform allowing us to deliver a best in class product and innovate constantly. We have in-house developers, digital marketing experts & scientists relentlessly driving the product forward.
Our mission: unlock consumer demand for solar power.
You are an experienced designer who loves your work, and wants to play an instrumental role in creating beautiful customer experiences that help accelerate the adoption rate of solar power.
You are looking to fill 10-20 hours per work of design work on a long-term basis.
In order to be successful in this position you must be an excellent designer/user interface or interaction expert, as well as a problem solver, who is efficient, proactive, and an excellent communicator.
You’re looking for a way to make a huge positive difference in the world & help the companies on the front lines of the solar revolution!
You want to be part of a small but driven team making a big impact on one of the most pressing issues of our time. You share some of our core values including “Making Learning the Key Metric”, “Holding Yourself Accountable”, “Always be Testing Something,” and “Master your Craft”.
Do you want to learn? To grow? To make a difference?
- Visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
- Familiarity with basic front-end languages (HTML, CSS, etc)
- Responsive/cross-platform design skill
- Solar experience is not required, but an interest in solar is
- Efficient, fast-moving, doer
- Ambition to grow
- Problem solving, ability to find solutions, and getting things done
- Excellent verbal & written skills
- Ability to work with a team to find great solutions
- Up-to-date with the latest web trends, techniques, and technologies
Your job will be to help us build the best customer experience we can for homeowners who want to buy solar, as well as working to improve the look, feel, and functionality of our core tech (the lead distribution and processing application we’ve built from scratch over the last 8 years).
Weekly tasks on an ongoing basis could be anything from developing an initial design brief for the company, improving the look and feel of our user funnel, designing new landing pages, or improving the look and feel of our customer service application.
You will work directly with our current Lead Developer, operations and marketing teams and the rest of our team as needed.
What you get out of this:
- Competitive pay
- Results driven organization
- Remote location - work from anywhere on a European or North American time zone with fast internet
- Your input matters! We look for the BEST. Period.
- Work in an amazing industry. Your friends & family will say “whoa, that’s cool!”
- Fast-growing, fun-loving company. Get on the rocketship now!
We are shaking up our industry and working day in and day out to get solar on everyone’s roof. Come shape your future & the future of the world.
If you’re game to make a big difference and reap the rewards, come join us!