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UI/UX Designer

New York, NY, US

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • html
  • css
  • sketch
  • photoshop
  • illustrator

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • UNLIMITED PTO
  • tezos bonus

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To sum it up...

Design the User Experience at TQ Tezos!

Role overview

TQ is a New York-based blockchain technology company advancing the Tezos project. In close collaboration with the Tezos Foundation in Switzerland and Nomadic Labs in Paris, TQ builds products on Tezos and developer tools to help others do so. TQ also helps startups and enterprises adopt Tezos for a variety of exciting use cases, facilitating the growth of a robust, high-functioning Tezos ecosystem.

You'll be the first UX/UI Designer in early stage tech company in NYC. It's important for the right person to be cross functional, versatile and enthusiastic about the impact they can make.

Responsibilities:

  • Create brilliant User Interfaces, designed with a specific action in mind.
  • Support the redesign of the TQ Tezos website and online use journey.
  • Help build a fantastic user experience that leads to demand generation.
  • Collaborate with a frontend development team in order to ensure high-quality implementation of designs

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience with a portfolio that showcases a user-centered approach to design
  • Extensive experience with Sketch, Adobe CS (i.e. Photoshop and Illustrator), and the Google suite of apps
  • Strong organizational, communication and conceptual thinking skills as well as attention to detail
  • Team player and self-starter with a passion for design and finding smart solutions to complex problems

Nice to have:

  • Understanding of HTML/CSS and JavaScript
  • Exposure to, or an interest in Blockchain or Cryptocurrency
  • Experience at an early stage tech company
  • Sketch Experience


Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York Cityโ€™s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • html
  • css
  • sketch
  • photoshop
  • illustrator

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • UNLIMITED PTO
  • tezos bonus

Interested in seeing this company work? Contribute to their Open Source.

View All Issues

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