GreenUrbs in Zurich area
Software developer, Part time
GreenUrbs is looking for a new team member to develop a web application. Tasks include web app development and user experience design. The new resource is expected to contribute to the startup by providing his own vision and passion. The workload is about 8 hours per week. The ideal candidate has a computer science/web designer background, with interest in entrepreneurship and environmental sustainability. Proficiency in English is required. Previous working experience and fluency in German is a plus. Part of the shares of the future company is offered as remuneration, together with the benefits of being part of the pre-incubation program of Climate-KIC. The program includes a personal coach, training activities and a fund available for startup expenses. GreenUrbs is an early-stage startup devoted to healing cities through urban vegetation. We are developing a platform to support the design of climate change adaptation measures based on greening. Designed for landscape architects and cities, the platform quantifies the cooling effect and CO2 intake of user-designed greening solutions. Based on worldwide climate and vegetation databases, the tool can be used in different cities with embedded local vegetation.