Lead UI/UX Designer
Joy Labs is growing our completely distributed team to help us build a new experience, enabling communications between everyone with trust and empowerment. We are looking for a design teammate to lead & execute customer experience discovery, validation, and design our application experiences spanning mobile, web and native.
An experienced product designer, with a strong customer centric mindset who has demonstrated success in designing products from inception to market would be an ideal teammate.
As the first product designer at Joy Labs, you will be hands on to not only rapidly validating a new product, but also building a scalable design framework. You’ll engage with users through every stage of product validation and collaborate with product, growth and engineering peers to create the most functional and magical experiences to ensure we’re providing a product our users love.
If you’re passionate about being part of a team that is focused on continual learning and adapting to build the best experiences for our users, you could be a fit!
What you’ll do:
- Design a wholistic experience for our brand and product
- Advocate and lead effective design practices, and best practices
- Continually push our creative, visual, and interactive design capabilities
- Partner with product to rapidly design & scale customer experiences
- Partner with our growth team to design experiments testing demand
- Build & improve a continually evolving design practice
- Create design systems to enable rapid design and validation
- 5+ years experience in consumer web/mobile product design
- Strong visual design & user experience skills
- Strong understanding of typography/layout/color, & advanced design principles
- You‘re empathetic, and apply this to create experiences to solve problems
- A passion for user engagement and strong interview skills
- Experience in working with conceptual through growth stage products
- Strong understanding of modern frameworks such as React
- Excellent communications skills
- Highly collaborative to effectively work with a distributed team
About Joy Labs
Joy Labs is a completely distributed team, and we’re inventing a new experience, enabling communications between everyone with trust and empowerment. We’re a group of super passionate teammates who’ve come together to solve problems we’ve discovered in our time leading teams and building products and experiences at scale across multiple companies including SendGrid - IPO Nov. 2017, Acquired by Twilio (NYSE:TWLO) for 3B, Techstars, Apple, New Relic, Amazon, Session M, and others.
Our values are based on the word HAPPY. Find out more https://joylabs.com