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UX/UI Designer (Contract to Hire)

FloatMe
Austin, TX
  • Posted: April 14, 2022
  • $10,000 to $13,000 Monthly
  • Contractor

FloatMe is a rapidly growing venture-backed startup with a vision to make financial prosperity equitable for everyday Americans. The platform helps members with Floats of up to $50 to help with unexpected expenses, and tools to better understand their finances. Since our launch in March of 2020, we've helped our members avoid over $100M in overdraft fees alone and we're just getting started. With an ambitious roadmap and exponential growth on the horizon, if you are energized to make an impact and ultimately serve our members, FloatMe is the perfect place to land.

Important:

  • Position is remote friendly for candidates living in United States
  • We are currently unable to do Visa sponsorship for this role


We are looking for a Senior UX/UI Designer to join our team here at FloatMe. You will focus on working on our mobile app and be part of a team to lead the full product design process from research to final asset hand off. You will Work with Product Managers, Technology team members and different stakeholders in an Agile environment to determine strategy and ensure execution of designs. In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. If this sounds exciting, please submit an application along with your portfolio for review.

Responsibilities
  • Implement all design stages, from initial research to final hand-off of assets by reviewing competitive analysis and user surveys, conducting market research, usability testing, and applying analytics to design decisions.
  • Work in an Agile environment, ensuring digital platforms improve our customers' experience.
  • Develop product strategy including: feature definition, user flows, wire-framing, prototype creation and IA/Site Maps.
  • Create final high fidelity mock-ups based on an existing style guide, with an ability to create new, on brand, visual patterns. Receive and implement feedback given, with the ability to also give design feedback to peers.


Requirements

  • Proven experience as a UX/UI Designer or similar role
  • Six years of experience in UI/UX design for multiple platforms (preferably mobile)
  • At least 3 years of experience in UX research
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work within deadlines
  • Experience in working at a fast paced environment,
  • Experience with copy writing, human-computer interaction, Interaction Design or related field
  • Proficiency in the product design process, from research, to user experience design, to visual design
  • Understanding of HTML, CSS, and Flutter and the impact of these languages on design feasibility
  • Proficient in design software like Figma
  • Worked in an Agile environment
  • Experience working with Product Managers
  • Experience working with mobile apps
  • Strong portfolio of design projects. Portfolio link required
  • Excellent communication skills


Benefits

  • Flexible hours, option to work from home (Note: during COVID-19 we are taking precautionary measures and working to accommodate individual employee needs)
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Team outings (lunches, happy hours, games, and more)
  • Opportunities for growth and professional development
  • Great people, snacks, fun office environment
  • Remote-friendly environment
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Reports to: Head of Product
  • Salary: $10,000 - $13,000 a month for US based candidates, dependent on experience and location.
  • This is a three month contract to hire position. Visa sponsorship is not available for this role.

FloatMe

Address

Austin, TX
78716 USA

Industry

Business

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