UBCO

About

The Electric Adventure Vehicle

UBCO's intelligent electric adventure vehicle (EAV) platform is driven by a combination of innovation in hardware, software, energy and customer experience, and is now found in key markets including the US, UK, NZ, Australasia and Europe.

Location
Tauranga
Website
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Founded
2015
Employees
51-100
Industry
Automotive
Funding stage
Series B

Culture

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Careers

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Matchstiq's take on UBCO

UBCO mission is to make it fun, easy and versatile for anyone, no matter what your riding experience, to ride the planet - getting off (and back on) the beaten track.

The market opportunity ahead for UBCO

Globally there is a growing yearning for adventure – more people want to get outdoors to reconnect with nature and themselves. Along with this comes a need for more sustainable, accessible and versatile options for off-road riding. As a result, UBCO's versatility winning over a diverse range of users from campers, surfers and trail riders to food delivery providers, urban commuters and last-minute shoppers.

We are now embarking on a major step-change in our growth – significantly scaling up our market reach, production levels and product range - with a team that's set to double again in the next year. All this means there are significant career development opportunities for people who are equally passionate about our purpose!

Why UBCO is a great place to work

In this decisive decade, be a part of making the move toward sustainable energy more accessible, fun and smart. Our talented global team, from all walks of life, have a huge passion for our mission and are driven by our key values: Unlock, Build, Connect and Own.

We have people spread across the globe – but with key sites in the US, Taiwan, UK, and our headquarters in New Zealand where our story began. Our locations are pretty epic - close enough for you to zip out to the beach, the nature park or up to the shops, on one of our 2X2s

From hardware, energy and software engineering to storytelling, customer experience, and market strategy – we have fun doing what we do. Join us for the ride of your life!

Working with us

Values

  • We are open

    We value transparency, honesty and reliability

  • We embrace sustainability

    From understanding customer requirements to design for disassembly and product stewardship, Life Cycle Thinking is at the heart of our product development process.

  • We design for individual customer experience

    As a design led organisation, the customer is always front and centre. We’re always looking to be better and to do better. We can’t help it.

  • We are unconventional

    We follow our own path. We are unconventional, open, humorous, collaborative, & genuine

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