Jobs

Looking to work in a young, vibrant, friendly team trying to change the world for the better? Well you’re in luck – we’re hiring for the below position. Even if the position below don’t sound like you, we would still like to hear from you. We are happy to tailor roles for exceptional and enthusiastic candidates, and are always open to listen to a persuasive pitch!

Roles we have previously hired for

► Wind Resource Engineer
► Geographical Information Systems Specialist
► Climate Researcher
► Software Engineer
► Communications Strategist

Current Job Opening

Below position is based in Indiranagar, Bangalore and we offer terms that are competitive, flexible and strongly-incentivised.

Digital Marketing & Content Lead

Key Responsibility

To support the company’s marketing needs across all mediums and manage web development.

Description of Role

As a company, we undertake site design and development work at individual wind farm sites worldwide. This includes analyzing wind measurements, undertaking wind resource assessments, and performing engineering design tasks such as constraint mapping, layout optimisation, energy yield assessments, etc.

The Digital Marketing & Content Lead will be primarily focused to widen our company’s reach as wind farm consultants. The role involves a variety of tasks, including content development, social media management and performing market research. You will bring your expertise to market and build our brand on all platforms through posts, blogs, videos, etc. You will be responsible for developing a content strategy, execution of ideas, and widen our network thereby helping the organic growth of Wind Pioneers as a brand.

On the web development front, you will use WordPress to manage and maintain the company’s website: https://www.wind-pioneers.com/. Our in-house Graphic designer will support you with illustrations, layout designs that will be crucial to the website’s development.

Detailed Responsibilities
  • Brand development and recognition through social media and various other sources
  • Content gathering and content development for regular posts, blogs, videos and emails
  • Forecast content trends, track engagement levels and suggest solutions to boost web presence
  • Research  geographical markets to identify new opportunities for marketing
  • Generate innovative ideas to promote our brand and our products
  • Establish a strong, long-term web presence
  • Manage and maintain the company’s website with periodic updates and changes
  • Develop short-term and long-term strategies to achieve the above
Candidate qualities
  • A passion for marketing and brand development
  • Highly organized & quick learner
  • Detail orientated
  • Confident communicator
  • Able to build rapport with team
  • Very professional approach
  • Takes great pride in the quality of their work
  • Capable of understanding the company’s requirements and working independently
  • Friendly and easy-going
  • Can do, flexible and pro-active attitude to work
Candidate Requirements
  • Ability to work independently
  • Up to 3 year’s experience in a similar role
  • Good understanding of CRM software and Content Management Systems
  • Familiarity with SEO/SEM and Google Analytics
  • Understanding of web design & development
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Basic experience with WordPress preferred
Wind Pioneers’ Offering
  • Part of a focused team with a clear vision, dedicated to making an outsized impact in the way that wind farm projects are found and evaluated
  • A friendly, relaxed office environment and team culture
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Market-based salary along with addition of Wind Pioneers’ revenue share scheme

DevOps Engineer

Key Responsibility

You’ll be building new features for our flagship wind farm design application – a unique tool for optimising and analysing wind farms.

Description of Role

Our vision as a company is to be world-leading at finding and designing new wind farm sites. We are building a set of tools, approaches and engineering processes that combine to form a capability to undertake the technical management of wind farm development at a significantly improved level of sophistication over existing standard industry approaches.

To achieve its aim, Wind Pioneers is constantly striving to build new tools that are one of its kind and a game changer in the industry. As a DevOps engineer you will be building new features onto our new flagship application.

Detailed Responsibilities
  • Participate in our Kanban-based development process
  • Liaise with the lead engineer to design and implement new data storage and processing architectures, for real-time wind data analyses
  • Learn, use and refine on our git-based release and QA processes
  • Take ownership of and maintain our (already well established) CI/CD processes and developer tooling
  • Work directly for a hugely experienced lead engineer
Candidate Requirements

We’re looking for a person who already has an excellent start in - and enthusiasm for - DevOps and SysOps.

You are a person with:

  • 3-10 years of experience doing DevOps/SysOps or similar, please also tell us about related degrees or training and your experience with the stack (see below)
  • Great deal of attention to detail
  • Can-do, flexible and pro-active attitude to work
  • Particular about getting things right - from the data level up throughout the system

Your experience should highlight the projects you’ve worked on and problems you’ve solved - especially, please do tell us all about the subtle decisions you made that were the difference between a “functioning” system and a really well-engineered one.

Stack

We’ve built fully automated CI/CD systems so that we’re able to seamlessly deliver the software and quick analysis pipelines that the wind industry needs to build the next generation of wind farms.

You don’t have to be an expert with all of these, but enthusiasm for building world-class products with the following tooling is essential:

  • GitHub and GitHub Actions
  • GitOps/Release based workflows for testing, quality assurance and deployments
  • Google Cloud Dataflow for lightning quick wind farm analysis jobs
  • Google Cloud Build and Container Repositories
  • Google Cloud BigQuery for environmental analytics data storage
  • Pre-commit and linting / QA tools like pylint
  • Remote .devcontainers
Wind Pioneers’ Offering
  • Be part of a focused team with a clear vision, dedicated to making an outsized impact in the way that wind farm projects are found and evaluated.
  • We build people up to be the best in the world.
  • Have the opportunity to be involved in development of Wind Pioneers’ tools.
  • Over the years grow to become a high-calibre, well qualified systems architect.
  • Enjoy a friendly, relaxed office environment and team culture.
  • Benefit from flexible working conditions.
  • Receive a market-based salary along with addition of a six-monthly bonus from Wind Pioneers’ revenue share scheme.
How to apply

Send the below to laxmy.nair@wind-pioneers.com:

  • Your CV and cover letter stating your experience and how it will help Wind Pioneers (maximum 500 word limit)
  • Your github profile handle
  • Any links to open-source projects that you are able to share

Frontend Developer

Key Responsibility

You’ll be building new features for our flagship wind farm design application – a unique tool for optimising and analysing wind farms.

Description of Role

Our vision as a company is to be world-leading at finding and designing new wind farm sites. We are building a set of tools, approaches and engineering processes that combine to form a capability to undertake the technical management of wind farm development at a significantly improved level of sophistication over existing standard industry approaches.

To achieve its aim, Wind Pioneers is constantly striving to build new tools that are one of its kind and a game changer in the industry. As a frontend developer you will be building new features onto our new flagship application.

Detailed Responsibilities
  • Participate in our Kanban-based development process to build new components and user interaction workflows for our flagship application
  • Liaise with UX/UI designers and implement new components/views for major features (with support from the lead engineer and other developers)
  • Make tweaks to the design and add minor new features of your own volition
  • Maintain and update the frontend stack and dependencies
  • Learn, use and help refine on our git-based release and QA process
  • Work directly for a hugely experienced lead engineer
Candidate Requirements

We’re looking for a person with an excellent footing in frontend development, some familiarity with the stack and an absolute passion for producing beautiful, well-functioning User Experiences by writing beautiful, well-functioning Code.

You are a person with:

  • 3-10 years of experience building front-end web applications, please also tell us about related degrees or training
  • Any UI/UX design experience will also be a great benefit to the role
  • Great deal of attention to detail
  • Can-do, flexible and pro-active attitude to work
  • Particular about getting things right - both at the code/data level and further up, encompassing design, layout and user experience

Your experience should highlight the projects you’ve worked on and problems you’ve solved - especially, please do tell us all about the subtle decisions you made that were the difference between a good UI and a great one.

Stack

We’ve carefully selected our frontend stack to enable us to build one of the most elegant and functional UIs in the wind industry - engineers can now design wind farms with the click of a button.

You don’t have to be an expert with all of these, but enthusiasm for working with the following tooling is essential:

  • React and modern ecosystem libraries like react-query and react-hook-form
  • Material-UI as a basis for design theming and componentry
  • Storybook and chromatic visual testing tools
  • Lerna and Yarn for library and application dependency management
  • Figma and/or Sketch for design management and concepts
Wind Pioneers’ Offering
  • Be part of a focused team with a clear vision, dedicated to making an outsized impact in the way that wind farm projects are found and evaluated
  • We build people up to be the best in the world
  • Have the opportunity to be involved in development of Wind Pioneers’ tools.
  • Enjoy a friendly, relaxed office environment and team culture
  • Benefit from flexible working conditions.
  • Over the years grow towards becoming a principal developer - capable of architecting feature-rich, high-quality webapps, UIs and libraries
  • Receive a market-based salary along with addition of a six-monthly bonus from Wind Pioneers’ revenue share scheme.
How to apply

Send the below to laxmy.nair@wind-pioneers.com:

  • Your CV and cover letter stating your experience and how it will help Wind Pioneers (maximum 500 word limit)
  • Your github profile handle
  • Any links to open-source projects that you are able to share

Please e-mail all expressions of interest along with CV and cover letter to laxmy.nair@wind-pioneers.com.