Product Designer

WHO WE ARE

Everyone who works at PowerHub cares about developing innovative software and delivering an exceptional customer experience. PowerHub is involved in the renewable energy space where our clients entrust us with the important mission of building software to help them manage various aspects of their renewable energy assets.

We are a collaborative, results-driven team composed of individuals who work together to bring value to our customers.

WHAT IS THE PROJECT

You will be deeply engaged in the development and evolution of PowerHub, which is a cloud-based asset management platform that simplifies the management of large asset- based projects. PowerHub is used to track, assign, and review the ongoing obligations deliverables, workflows, and milestones associated with our clients’ energy projects. These are complex infrastructure projects located around the world.

Typically, these projects face several challenges:

  • The projects have numerous ongoing regulatory obligations that must be addressed.
  • These projects are managed by many teams and individuals, each of whom has its assigned a set of duties.
  • These projects often change hands several times. Potential buyers struggle through due diligence because information is not readily available.
  • When these projects change hands, there often is a loss of continuity and context leading to gaps in the projects’ data, history, issues, and documentation.

PowerHub solves these problems by providing a robust, centralized platform that stakeholders can access to find and manage their projects. PowerHub can be accessed from an office, a project site, or anywhere in between.

THE OPPORTUNITY

At PowerHub we have built a talented, energetic and knowledgeable team that is adept at meeting our clients’ needs. We’ve built a collaborative, open, creative environment and need your help to continue delivering rigorous and professional service to our clients. We are looking for an inspired, motivated, and experienced Product Designer to join our Product Team. You will report to a Product Manager.

The Product Designer is integral in ensuring the product is fresh, engaging and provides a great visual representation of the information our users need to make key decisions fast. The Product Designer must be innovative, creative and eager to find great ways to portray our platform. You must understand the incredible power that well-presented visual information has in helping users understand problems and in making informed decisions.

THE SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Evaluate the look and feel of the system and provide feedback, ideas and strategies to improve the products developed for the clients
  • Develop data visualization for report templates within the system
  • Create wireframes to tests ideas for reports, modules, features, core components
  • Liaise with the Development Team on the UI/UX of the system
  • Select visual artefacts (icons, fonts, colours, text styles and layouts) that will be used within the system
  • Work with the Customer Success Team to elicit and aggregate user feedback about the look and feel of the system

ABOUT YOU

  • University degree or college diploma in graphic design
  • 3-5 years of experience in web-based applications
  • Strong command of user experience design fundamentals (e.g. information architecture, interaction design, user flows, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience across all phases of product design from ideation, user research, prototyping, design iteration, and high-fidelity UI and specs.
  • Experience with prototyping tools such as Adobe XD
  • Knowledge of Adobe Applications such as Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, After Effects etc.
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Must have a current design portfolio that shows off your UX and interaction design work
  •  Knowledge of Agile methodologies is an asset
  • Experience with accessibility is an asset
  • Experience with design systems is an asset
  • Experience in renewable energy industry is an asset

TO APPLY

Please forward resumes and design portfolios to recruiting_sol@powerhub.com only. Please indicate PRODUCT DESIGNER in the subject line.