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Senior Designer, Web & Mobile

at TuneIn in Palo Alto, CA   —   Jul 06, 2014   |  
Overview
Please submit your application through our website at:
http://tunein.com/careers?gnk=apply&gni=4028f88c2dbcfbf7012dcf4313136c0c&gns=Startuply



Do you know how to delight your users? Join TuneIn as a Senior Designer and become a leader on a team transforming complex data into compelling stories for users. You will take TuneIn products to the next level in look, feel and functionality. You'll have the challenge of working on designs across multiple channels, including web, mobile and print. As an advocate for user-centered design, you'll need to present your ideas effectively and be highly attuned to the types of details that result in polished, intuitive products.

As a key member of the product team, you will have the opportunity to define, create and enhance TuneIn-branded products across a range of platforms. You'll collaborate frequently with UX Designers, Product Managers, Engineers, Marketers and Salespeople. If you want to design interfaces that dazzle, work hard in a fast-paced environment for a rapidly growing company, and see millions of people benefit from the results of your work, this is the job for you.

This position is based in Palo Alto, CA.
Responsibilities
Generate detailed, innovative and elegant design solutions for complex online music products.
Transform low-fidelity, functionally-accurate wireframes into beautiful, high-fidelity user experiences
Develop illustrations, visual identities, and graphics in collaboration with strategists, experience designers, product managers and developers.
Understanding of how TuneIn Radio audience interacts with its mobile apps/website, and use of this knowledge to design and create the best possible user experiences.
Handle constructive feedback in a positive manner in fast-paced design-build cycles.
Have impeccable design judgment, and be able to clearly articulate your design rationale.
Experience
7+ years of professional visual design experience for consumer web and/or mobile applications.
Strong visual/UI/UX sense.
A love of layout, hierarchy, typography, color theory, patterns etc. and a great attention to detail.
Must be wildly creative and obsessively meticulous.
Mastery of design tools including CS5 Suite. Understanding of HTML.
Bachelors or comparable experience in Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Human Computer Interaction, or in art/design related field.
Thorough passion and understanding of user expereince and user interface design for social applications or consumer Internet.
Ability to work with cross-functional teams a proven track record of successful, new product launches.
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively throughout the design process.
Nice to have: Designing web applications for platforms such as mobile, connected TV and Facebook.
Capable of building a world-class design team over time.
A portfolio and/or functioning examples of your work that demonstrate exceptional visual and interaction design skills.
Compensation
How We’re Different
We have an unmatched breadth and depth of live audio content from everywhere in the world.

Opportunity
Imagine joining one of the great technology companies at an early stage, yet after it had already proven that users love its products, it had established a strong revenue stream and the market demand were global. With just a handful of employees, each person joining now can have a meaningful impact on the company and millions of users

Recent stats

#1 paid music app in iTunes U.S.
#1 paid music app in Amazon Appstore for Android
Within the top 5 music apps, both free and paid, in 45 countries
4-5 stars in iTunes, Android and Blackberry stores
50,000 stations from around the world
Content from 173 countries in 100 languages
Product is localized in 22 languages
TuneIn Radio powers over 100 products in several industry verticals


Benefits & Perks

Beyond the amazing career opportunity and fun team, TuneIn offers some nice perks:
Competitive salaries
Paid holidays and PTO
Free lunches, snacks and drinks
Several health insurance options, plus vision and dental
Downtown Palo Alto location in a renovated historic building directly across from the Cal Train station, blocks away from great cafes, restaurants and stores
Free parking in downtown Palo Alto
Interact with major players in the technology, music, sports, entertainment, mobile, automotive and consumer electronics industries
Listen to great music from our own product in the office
Indoor remote control helicopter flying
Midday cycling in sunny Palo Alto
Weekly group activities, like karaoke, Giants games, surfing, stand up paddling and regular happy hours at TuneIn and along University Avenue
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