Are you a super star (or one in the making)? Want to be at the cutting edge of groundbreaking technology? If you thrive on start up adrenaline, have a nothing-is-impossible attitude and feel you will be able to learn from a team of rock stars as much as you will teach them - come help us make a difference by fixing some broken but fundamental laws of technology that have stood the test of time for decades.
iSwifter is an early-stage startup based in the quaint downtown hub of Menlo Park, CA. Our founding team consists of serial entrepreneurs and Silicon Valley veterans who are passionate about building innovative technology and products that make a difference in the world. iSwifter was incubated at YouWeb. Backed by Silicon Valley super angels, iSwifter was spun out of YouWeb in January 2011.
iSwifter is seeking a rockstar Mobile UI Designer to join the team and create beautiful, compelling user experiences for a variety of mobile initiatives spanning iOS and Android. Must have a strong aesthetic sense and an opinion on anything visual. We work at a fast pace, so the ideal candidate will be flexible and able to strike a balance between putting out quality art assets and deliver quickly.
Designing fun, dynamic UI look and feel for mobile products based on product strategy and business goals
Demonstrated experience and understanding of usability & UI/UX principles for touch input devices (particularly iOS) and Web apps
Ability to tweak general UI principles & guidelines to accommodate subtle differences and nuances in UI practices when targeting specific mobile platforms such as iOS vs Android
Expert 2D graphic design skills and a strong foundation in typography, color and layout
Experience in rapid prototyping and creating wireframes
Strong illustration skills – vector icon samples a big plus
At iSwifter, spontaneity is routine. While hard work is appreciated, having fun is non-negotiable! An impromptu company sponsored trip to Las Vegas or bonuses when they are least expected are as important to us as delivering a world-class product to a thrilled customer.
Of course, a competitive salary, best equity in the Silicon Valley and a killer benefits package are bonuses:
• Complete suite of Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits
• Short Term / Long Term Disability Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Flexible and Generous vacation policy
• Monthly Caltrain commute pass
• Company sponsored lunches and happy hours
• 401k Plan