OpenIDEO is in search of a contract Experience Designers--one in Miami and one in Pittsburgh--who will mobilize local communities, and support innovators through a series of four events that address access and mobility in your city.
Contractor Experience Designers make the biggest impact by running four design thinking workshops over the course of four months to activate the community voices of entrepreneurs, makers, students, researchers, academics, and citizens to improve access and mobility. Their skillset is critical to our work because they mobilize funding and implementation support resources to help community members get their ideas off-the-ground. We count on them to passionately activate networks and people in their city. This role is a good fit if you are a passionate, community embedded, entrepreneurial self-starter.
OpenIDEO is a place unlike any other. It’s a place that offers you the opportunity to deepen your event planning and community building skills sets while addressing some of the world’s most urgent problems. Receive mentorship and work alongside thoughtful, intelligent individuals who lead with curiosity, empathy, and optimism.
OpenIDEO is a global community working together to design solutions for the world’s biggest challenges. Check out our website to learn about our work, team, and network.
Share about an event or experience (ideally with a design or design thinking focus) in which you mobilized diverse constituents, partners, and networks to fulfill a specific, community goal
Please submit a resume and cover letter (yes, we read cover letters). We are looking to fill this role quickly!
IDEO is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.