Solstice is Growing.

To apply for a position, please email a cover letter and resume to info@solstice.us. Please indicate which position you would like to be considered for in the Subject line. Positions will remain open until filled.

STAFF POSITIONs

Title: UI Architect
Compensation: Equity and stipend
Term: 90-day provisional period, with opportunity to transition to permanent staff. 
Position overview:  Solstice is developing a web-based solar marketplace and customer engagement platform, which will serve a community solar developer’s customer-facing needs while also providing a channel for customers to learn about their community solar options, enroll, and engage with their solar garden. We are looking for a “design-geneer” to lead UIUX/front-end design and contribute to the overall development effort. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Work with business teams to understand solar developer and customer end user requirements
  • Lead all aspects of design and UIUX to create a cohesive user experience
  • Collaborate with lead engineer on development efforts, taking a lead on front-end
  • Craft project management strategy and lead product development in concert with lead engineer
  • Maintain and advance digital platform based on evolving system requirements, industry trends, and technologies

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science or related field
  • At least 5 years of professional experience as lead architect
  • Expertise in React/Redux UI; familiarity with node.js
  • Experience in building consumer applications and/or CRM/SaaS platforms
  • Aptitude for and interest in being a product owner
  • Amenable to the demands of a start-up environment, such as long and variable work hours, tight deadlines, and limited supervision
  • Extraordinary attention to detail, creative, personable, enthusiastic, proactive, team-oriented
  • Previous experience with building and managing teams
  • Passion for renewable energy

Please an email to careers@solstice.us with your resume and a cover letter if you would like to be considered for this position.


Title: Community Outreach Coordinator - NY
Compensation: Base stipend plus commission-based incentives
Term: 90-day contract, with opportunity to transition to permanent staff
Time commitment: Full-time
Location: New York
Position overview: In anticipation of rapid organizational growth in the months ahead, we are looking for highly-motivated individuals to expand our organization's community outreach capabilities. The position is a results-oriented role with significant opportunity for professional growth and autonomy.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Designing and executing a data-driven sales strategy directed at helping New York households adopt solar energy
  • Conducting outreach to and building relationships with community organizations, including households of worship, workplaces, community centers, schools, and service organizations
  • Interfacing with community leaders and stakeholders to help their networks switch to solar
  • Conducting outreach to build awareness among New York households interested in solar power
  • Supporting monitoring of progress to sales goals

Qualifications: 

  • Previous professional experience in community organizing and/or outbound sales.  Previous sales or political campaign experience preferred, as is a comfort with public engagement.
  • Ability to articulate Solstice’s value proposition to households and communities with passion and energy
  • Knowledge of/relationships with community organizations in the state of New York
  • Ability and willingness to travel on a frequent basis
  • Willingness to work evenings and weekends
  • Access to a car
  • Extraordinary attention to detail, highly-motivated, creative, proactive, team-oriented, self-starting and eager to work outside of an office setting

Please an email to careers@solstice.us with your resume and a cover letter if you would like to be considered for this position.


Fellowship Opportunities

We have finished hiring fellowships for the Fall 2017 semester. If you're interested in future fellowship opportunities, please send an email to careers@solstice.us with your resume, cover letter and approximate start date. We will add you to our candidate database and reach out when we begin the hiring process.

Please note that fellows must be in the Cambridge, MA area for the duration of the fellowship; some exceptions may be made for those in the New York area. 


 
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