UI/UX Designer - Entry Level


1 month ago

02/16/2020 10:22:57

Job type: Full-time

Category: Design

What is Pathrise?

Pathrise (YC W18) is an online program for tech professionals that provides 1-on-1 mentorship, training and advice to help you land your next job. On top of that, we're built around aligned incentives. You only pay if you succeed in getting hired and start work at a high-paying job first.

Everyday we are expanding our team and our services. We are looking for sharp, scrappy and fun individuals who are ready to jump in (head first) into a new role with us. We are a small team and we love working together to improve our fellows chances of getting the job of their dreams! If this sounds like something you'd be interested in we want to talk to you.

Our Mission

We seek to uplift job seekers in their careers and help them fulfill their hopes, ambitions and livelihoods. Read more about why we’re driven to do this in our manifesto.

Working for Pathrise is a great opportunity to work with our tight knit engineering, product, and design teams to improve the future of career services by helping to build the education platform and curriculum that supports our fellows. A large portion of this role will also be handling admissions, mentoring, instruction and other curriculum processes in a “teaching assistant” type position. It will be a combination of functional work and supporting the instruction staff. Depending on each candidate’s qualifications, this position could also be approached as a contract or contract-to-hire role as well.

What you'll do

  • Design a centralized LMS/accountability web-based platform to optimize all of the custom workflows we have with Pathrise fellows

  • Ideating, scoping, and prioritizing new product features that are high value

  • Working closely with growth to build optimal marketing and branding materials

  • Review industry evaluations and handle admissions conversations with potential fellows

  • Contribute to curriculum and teaching sessions and workshops

  • Handle fellow queries for job search support and interview practice


  • Passionate about education and career development

  • 0-2 years experience developing in HTML/CSS and Javascript

  • 0-2 years of experience in industry as a Product Designer or in a related field

  • Experience with user research

  • A strong portfolio that showcases strong design sense and frontend engineering

  • Entrepreneurship or small startup experience

Perks include

  • Strong mentoring company culture

  • Team lunch in the office

  • Access to Pathrise’s world class career accelerator curriculum

  • Commuter Reimbursement

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know.

If you are also interested in the fellowship, please apply here: https://www.pathrise.com/apply.

Please mention that you come from Remotive when applying for this job.

Help us maintain Remotive! If this link is broken, please just click to report dead link!

similar jobs

  • Upwork ($UPWK) is the leading tech solution for companies looking to hire the best talent, maintain flexibility, and get more done. We’re passionate about our mission to create economic and social opportunities worldwide. Every year, almost $2 billion of work is done through Upwork by skilled professionals who prefer the freedom of working anytime, anywhere. Top companies connecting with extraordinary talent around the globe? That’s the future of work. Come help us build it.

    This position is remote, and can be based in AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, IL, MD, MA, MI, MN, MT, NV, OR, TN, or PA

    Upwork is looking for a Senior Product Designer who is enthusiastic about solving complex problems with the user at their heart. You will help drive experiences focusing on helping users find the best matches for their needs, working closely with product and engineering to create high quality and easy-to-use products that help our users achieve their goals and take their businesses to the next level. Working with our cross-functional team, you’ll define mental models and uncover ways to use the connections and interdependencies across our product to create flexible and powerful user experiences. You’ll also get to support our mission of creating economic opportunities so people have better lives. 

    This role requires curiosity, critical thinking, an ability to think abstractly and a thoughtful approach to problem solving. 

    Your Responsibilities:
    • Collaborate with user researchers, product managers, data scientists, developers, and other designers to frame problems and take ideas from ideation through implementation
    • Demonstrate high quality design practices by ensuring decisions are made with appropriate user insight and follow existing UX/UI systems while making well-informed decisions to create new patterns
    • Lead projects through an end to end design process: research, ideation, strategy, information architecture, interaction design, launch and testing.
    • Build a variety of design assets to communicate your concepts to a broad range of partners and end users; ranging from strategy and experience concepts to detailed design systems and assets
    • Work closely with developers to deliver a polished final product
    • Mentor members of the design team
    What it takes to catch our eye: 
    • 3+ years experience in industry experience as a UX designer dedicated to the complete UX design and development lifecycle of several successfully launched desktop or mobile applications
    • Experience at crafting experiences across multiple channels and operating systems including desktop and mobile. 
    • Must be self-motivated, excellent communicator, comfortable following direction, and able to balance great design with meeting short deadlines
    • Able to successfully lead all aspects of a project from start to finish
    • ***Portfolio is required***
    How to really knock our socks off:
    • Solving complex problems is why you get up in the morning 
    • Experience in working closely with and using data science to create stronger and more relevant user experiences
    • You thrive working in collaborative work environments and are able to work creatively with remote team members.
    • Strong work ethic with the drive and willingness to focus and commit
    • A passionate advocate for crafting high-quality designs that deliver memorable experiences that users will love.

    Come change how the world works.

    At Upwork you’ll help shape the future of work. From our offices in San Francisco, Santa Clara and Chicago, together we’re creating exciting new opportunities for a world of professionals. You’ll be part of a vibrant culture built on shared values: Inspire a boundless future of work, Build amazing teams, Put community first and, Bias towards action. Along the way you’ll have fun and enjoy the perks of a people-first company: Work from Home Wednesdays, daily breakfasts and lunch, regular in-office happy hours, top-notch benefits … and more. Check out Upwork’s spotlight on The Muse for a glimpse of our daily work/life balance.

    Upwork is proudly committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we never discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. 


  • 2 weeks ago

    Outstanding ideas need outstanding execution. CobbleWeb works closely with digital entrepreneurs and forward-thinking companies to launch scalable web platforms and mobile-friendly applications for high-growth online marketplaces. Our performance-oriented approach is based on Lean Startup methodology and Agile principles, which put users at the centre of a transparent development process.

    By combining rapid iteration (via MVPs) with in-depth analysis of performance metrics and user feedback, we empower our clients to make informed decisions about their product evolution and tech stack, helping them to stay within budget, prove product/market fit, gain competitive advantages, and as a result grow their businesses successfully.

    This approach has helped our clients grow their revenues from zero to hundreds of millions of pounds and raise millions in funding from investors.

    What we are looking for:

    We are looking for a dynamic and resourceful UX/UI designer who can combine superb creative skills with functional design principles to support our clients’ business objectives. Someone who understands the importance of design in transforming an incipient idea into a thriving enterprise.

    Our ideal candidate has a keen understanding of business processes, a proven track record of collaborating with internal and external stakeholders, and the ability to create compelling visual designs that delight users and drive business goals. Your eye for detail, high levels of energy and superior communication skills make you an indispensable link between our clients and our internal product managers. Bonus points for design experience with digital platforms such as multi-vendor marketplaces.

    Why work with us? 

    You will never experience boredom as part of the CobbleWeb team, since we are not a cookie cutter software development company. Each project will have unique challenges that demand the use of the latest design strategies. Our clients understand that when they come to us they can expect innovative out-of-the-box solutions that produce real results.

    At CobbleWeb, we believe creativity and excellence are contagious. That’s why our people are the heartbeat of our company. Our London, UK headquartered agency is able to produce high-quality outcomes due to a close-knit team of dedicated subject experts situated across the world. Every quarter, we meet for a few days somewhere in Europe for a hackathon.

    Your Role:

    • Develop an understanding of each client’s business needs
    • Run discovery workshops with clients
    • Design and create user flows, storyboards and wireframe prototypes (Axure)
    • Collaborate with stakeholders such as product owners to ensure the best solution is designed
    • Create and manage visual guidelines (Design Systems)
    • Produce great designs that adhere to industry-leading trends ( Adobe Creative Suite or Sketch)
    • Ensure that all elements of the online user experience are optimised for improved usability, usefulness, and an exceptional visual experience

    Our expectations of you:

    • 5+ years’ experience working for a respected client or agency as a User Experience designer
    • A firm grasp of UX theory and methodologies
    • A strong portfolio that demonstrates your ability to design complex digital products
    • Working knowledge of the following technologies and software: InVision, Axure and Design Systems
    • Result oriented with a high commitment to executing tasks at pace and to the required standard
    • Clear and effective written and verbal communication; solid presentation skills
    • A team player who can work independently as well
    • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks
    • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification

    When you start: ASAP (Full time remote job)

    Type of contract:

    • Permanent
    • Full remote position with 2 company retreats per year
    • Fixed working time (4 hours in common with GMT zone time)
    • Paid holidays


  • iubenda (Telecommute, Italy, Metropolitan City of Milan, Milan)
    3 weeks ago

    We started iubenda with the goal of changing the way people experience legal documents. Great care for design is everywhere in what we do – from the interface of our site to the legal documents we create – and by design we don’t mean those pretty icons or illustrations, for us design means turning tasks that are performed by lawyers today with years of study and experience into something that everybody can approach. Privacy compliance is where we decided to start, but the journey is not over. Join us to take our approach to every single legal document and procedure!


    Bologna and Milan, Italy or remote.

    Our offices are incredibly nice places to work from, both located in the center of their respective cities.


    • User interface design skills (at least junior level);
    • HTML/CSS development skills (at least junior level);

    Important: if you’re a UI designer but have no development skills, do get in touch and we’ll still consider your application.

    Added values

    • Experience using Sketch;
    • Experience using Balsamiq Mockups;
    • Experience with Sass;
    • Familiarity with the concept of Object Oriented CSS;
    • Illustration and icon design skills;
    • Proficiency in English.


    • LEARNING BUDGET - We’ll sponsor your professional growth by providing a budget that can be used for courses, events, workshops and books.
    • REMOTE WORK - You can work from one of our offices in Italy or remotely. We are used and fully structured to onboard people who rather work full-time remotely.
    • WORKPLACE FLEXIBILITY - Aside from having two offices in Italy, in Bologna and Milan and both being incredibly well located nice places to work from, we have a remote work policy for those not under a remote contract (52 days per year).
    • COMPANY RETREATS - Twice a year (summer and winter) we get together in amazing destinations to work, bond and enjoy team building activities. We offer a fully paid week-long retreats to places like Val D'Orcia, Capri, the Dolomites or the Tonnara di Scopello.
    • WORK EQUIPMENT - We’ll provide an equipment allowance so that you can perform at your best.
    • GREAT WORK ENVIRONMENT - Work in a casual (no dress code!) but continuously growing environment. Besides, you will be part of a multicultural team full of talented and expert people and you will find a team spirit, which you would rarely find elsewhere.
    • ENGLISH CLASSES - We offer English classes in a weekly basis at our Bologna office, in 3 different levels, within working hours.
    • COMPETITIVE SALARY - We offer a highly competitive salary when compared with other Italian startups since we have high standards on finding the best people to join our team. Besides, we offer a generous paid time-off (+25 weekdays/year).

Remotive can help!

Not sure how to apply properly to this job? Watch our live webinar « 3 Mistakes to Avoid When Looking For A Remote Startup Job (And What To Do Instead) ».

Interested to chat with Remote workers? Join our community!