Senior Product Designer | API Management Platform

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    Product , UX/UI Design

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  • Salary:

    Very Competitive + Early-Stage Equity

  • Contact:

    Kiel O'Mara

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  • Consultant:

    Kiel O'Mara

My client is a Series A API Management platform with a growing Engineering team. Based in Austin, their platform allows API companies to design, document, and mock-up APIs, allowing the engineering team to develop a compliant API with minimal difficulty.

This is a unique opportunity to get in from the ground-up with a startup destined for big things.

What You'll Do:

  • Design highly usable and delightful user interfaces, experiences, as visuals as part of a software product team; taking ownership of both UX and visual design responsibilities
  • Generate clear ideas, concepts, and designs of any form of creative assets from beginning to end
  • Collaborate with engineers, product managers, researchers, data scientist partners to create transformative visuals and easy to use and emotionally engaging interfaces
  • Collaborate closely and provide hands-on graphic design support and assets to the development team (layout direction, CSS, images)
  • Manage the quality of design through all phases of the process and the live product
  • Define, codify and establish the standards for high-quality visual design on the product
  • Manage the execution of typography, icons, logos, assets, and interfaces for multiple platforms
  • Leverage and build creative assets to establish our companies design language system
  • Collaborate with marketing and leadership to ensure a consistent and cohesive brand expression
  • Provide leadership through the interaction and visual design of products and services from end-to-end, across all platforms
  • Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in the visual design field

What You'll Bring:

  • 4+ years of experience with an end-to-end visual design background
  • Excellent visual and interaction skills — a master in their field
  • Extensive experience with Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InVision, Figma, etc.
  • The ability to attack all design challenges with energy and enthusiasm for making users’ lives better
  • An amazing portfolio that demonstrates the use of creative and novel solutions to solve complex problems
  • Systems-thinker with the ability to think beyond the pixels and design for offline experiences
  • Experience with marketing and making complex services easily digestible for your audience
  • Strong experience designing for multiple device types and contexts
  • Demonstrated ability to help a team navigate ambiguity, set vision and strategy for global products
  • Domain experience in enterprise software tools and software aimed at technical audiences (developers, IT operations, etc.)

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Early-Stage Stock Options
  • Health, Medical, and Dental
  • 401k