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Current Job Openings

Posting Date | March 2020

Position: Design-Research Associate

Location | Chennai, India

DesignOGC (India) is seeking a motivated and talented Design-Research Associate (DRA) to work in India, starting immediately for an internship period, post which a full time position will be considered. We seek individuals who have an eye for in depth and quality research, elegant visuals and excellent attention to details. Experience in urban projects, landscape projects and architectural projects of social impact would be preferred. The successful and enthusiastic candidate will work with our design team on a variety of social impact projects and products. 

 

To Apply:

  • Send us your detailed resume and portfolio (PDF format & no more than 5 MB)

Posting Date | Feb 2020

Position: Country Manager (India) for TIGGO

Location | Chennai, India

For TIGGO, a digital platform for urban-rural development collaboration developed by DesignOGC, we seek a full-time position for a Country Manager. If you see yourself as an entrepreneur, want to get first hand experience of being part of the core team of a new product, and your interests lie in making global impact, this is a position and chance to realize it. You will have the opportunity to work in a young, international, growing start-up in the urban design technology space and gather first-hand experience in launching to a new market, in addition to participating in a potentially significant upside beyond your basic salary.

 

As the Country Manager (India), you will be involved in all our processes and get a 360°- view on how a tech product startup works. The areas of exposure you will get will include urban design + planning research, marketing, technology and operations. We adapt the plan together with you according to your beforehand experience and preferences. 

  • You will be the heart of our business and will help us in further developing all areas, key in strategizing approaches, developing frameworks and driving initiation, implementation and execution of the work of TIGGO.

  • You will gain exposure to in Online Marketing, Urban-Rural Development Projects, Investor Relations

  • You will be working for a young, dynamic, international team and will get your own responsibilities right from the beginning

 

Requirements:

  1. Bachelors/Masters degree in Urban Design/Urban Planning or related field

  2. Strong experience with business development in tech startups

  3. Background and experience in multi-stakeholder urban-rural development projects is a necessity. Must be familiar with urban design-planning concepts, projects and their processes. 

  4. Analytical, communicative and collaborative

  5. Strong understanding of the industry of urban-rural development projects. Experience in landscape projects and architectural projects of large scale, strong socio-economic impact would be a bonus.

 

Compensation: 

This is a paid position which can pay a combination of equity and cash or one of the other depending on the candidate’s preferences. Please apply via the info@designogc.com

To Apply:

  • 1 cover letter, 1 resume, 3 professional references, 

  • Where relevant, portfolios and work samples in a PDF format preferably. File sizes should be limited to 5MB. 

Posting Date | Dec 2019

Position: Design-Research Assistant

Location | New York, New York

DesignOGC in Manhattan, New York is seeking a motivated and talented Design-Research Assistant (DRA) to work in India, starting immediately for an internship period, post which a full time position will be considered. We seek individuals who have an eye for in depth and quality research, elegant visuals and excellent attention to details. Experience in urban projects, landscape projects and architectural projects of social impact would be preferred. The successful and enthusiastic candidate will work with our design team on a variety of social impact projects and products. 

To Apply:

  • Send us a (1) short note on a project you felt you have made an impact through, (2) 5 work samples and a resume you're immensely proud of (3) references/recommendations from folks you have worked with or learnt from (4) another short note on what drives you and how you'd love to use your skills to make the world a better place. 

  • Portfolios and work samples in a PDF format preferably. File sizes should be limited to 5 MB. 

  • Please specify your level of comfort with each software that you are currently working with