UI / UX Designer

Durham, North Carolina, United States Full-time

Untappd is hiring a UI / UX Designer to work out of our Durham, or Wilmington, North Carolina offices. Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

 

Job Description:

Do you want to make a daily impact at the leading software company in the beer industry and be a part of one of the most highly recognized companies in alcohol-tech? Would you like to see your work being used across the globe? Do you thrive on user feedback and aim to create products that are an absolute joy to use and immensely valuable to users? We have a unique opportunity for you to put your design experience to work on products for a large community of beer drinkers, breweries, and restaurants, and have your work seen in our products used by businesses all over the world. We’re hiring a talented UI/UX Designer to play a critical role on the Untappd for Business team. The UI/UX Designer will help plan, design, and iterate on our business-focused products including Untappd for Business and some new things we’re working on, as well. The ideal candidate will have experience working in an Agile environment with the ability to take stakeholder input, user requirements, and feature ideas from concept to design. We need a detail-oriented self-starter who will put in the time to bring a dynamic and positive personality to our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize, design, test, and refine a variety of design elements including wireframes, visual designs, icons, and much more
  • Participate in daily stand-ups, weekly reviews, stakeholder reviews, and other meetings
  • Translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and content strategy following web best practices and UI Guidelines for Android and iOS.
  • Learn to speak the language of end users and internal business customers to develop a solid understanding of their needs to translate to designs while integrating feedback from both users and stakeholders
  • Actively participate in group critiques of product design and development.
  • Contribute to and maintain UI standards, UX patterns, icon library, and web framework library in a product Style Guide.
  • Conduct user research, including creating research plans, leading research activities (such as user interviews and contextual inquiry), and facilitating design workshops
  • Create a wide variety of UX/UI deliverables, including personas, mockups, prototypes, and wire frames.

 

Technical Requirements:

  • Experience working with Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, and Figma.
  • Experience working in an Agile product development environment.
  • Understanding of A11Y, assistive devices, and Apple / Android accessibility principles to make designs and products more accessible.
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to stakeholders.

 

To succeed in this position, you must…

  • Collaborate and communicate with remote teams over Slack and Jira.
  • Communicate complicated designs and concepts to other teammates easily.
  • Be incredibly passionate about your work
  • Be willing to learn: you will be given the opportunity to work in multiple areas of the business and on new product development!

 

About Untappd:

With a veteran executive team and a passionate staff of 95 employees (and growing), Untappd is poised for rapid growth. As part of our business products team, you will directly contribute to our rapid growth, and see your work used in businesses around the world. In addition to being part of a prominent tech company, you will receive highly competitive pay, full insurance coverage (including vision and dental), paid lunches, and free beer on tap. Our software is used by tens of thousands of businesses and millions of consumers around the world and has won numerous awards including:

  • #150 on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing US companies (#1 in North Carolina!)
  • #53 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list of fastest growing companies in North America (#1 in North Carolina!)
  • #98 on the Entrepreneur magazine’s list of 360 most entrepreneurial companies
  • Featured in dozens of leading media outlets including Time, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, and Forbes

 

This is a full-time position with the opportunity to work out of our Durham or Wilmington, North Carolina offices. If challenging work and a dynamic start-up environment are intriguing to you, please apply!

Apply for this opening at http://untappd.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0jtgx?apply=true