Lead Product Designer
4 weeks ago
Job type: Full-time
Hiring from: South Africa only
ABOUT THE JOB
We're seeking a creative problem solver with a knack for turning conceptual ideas into reality. Someone that can untangle complex problems and solve them in a polished, elegant and delightful way for athletes and fans. You'll get a chance to contribute to our early-stage product and will be able to influence and shape a new, video platform from the ground up. We value positive work ethics, a high level of self-organization, and self-governance in our team.
You'll use your full range of skills including strategic design, interaction design, and visual design to solve problems and craft amazing experiences. You'll work with a bunch of passionate athletes, looking to build the future of social video for sports across mobile, web and hardware interfaces.
We don't differentiate between engineering and design, and you'll work in a tightly integrated squad to craft a well integrated and optimal experience for our users (ourselves). You'll help shape what we build, and define what inputs we need to to identify new opportunities, create and test concepts, and deliver end-to-end solutions that are functional, usable, and totally lovable ❤.
- You are an experienced Product Designer that has worked on complex projects before
- Highly polished visual design skills and experience defining the UI direction of a product
- You are looking for a job that allows to be creative and let your own design language and style shape a brand new product/brand
- Fluency in the latest product design trends, tools and technologies cross platform (with an initial focus on iOS)
- On a practical level pretty good with Sketch, Figma or similar tools
- You love fast-paced environments with lots of autonomy
- You are curious, and willing to go above and beyond the job description
- You are a generalist who can drive the design process end to end from user-research, design-sprints to prototyping
- You are highly motivated to shape and build a product that will be used by yourself every day
- You have great communication skills and are experienced in working in a remote-first environment on a distributed team is a huge plus
- You are detail-oriented while being able to see the big picture
- You make a great thought partner
- You are an excellent storyteller and communicator
- Strong portfolio showcasing the problem solving skill and high design caliber; please provide a link to your portfolio (and password if applicable) to be considered for this role
Bonus points if you've worked with streaming video and/or created elegant mobile -> hardware interfaces before
Before you apply, please check if any restrictions apply in terms of time zone or country.
This job has a geo-restriction in place: South Africa only.
Please mention that you come from Remotive when applying for this job.
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