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UX/UI Designer

Contract, Worldwide

Company Introduction

Code Hangar is a rapidly growing software development company, founded in 2015, that works with startups to design and launch disruptive apps and technologies.

Our business is focused on bringing new products to market quickly and efficiently. Our clients buy into our design and development process because it is proven to consistently deliver beautiful, high quality product features on time every time. We follow a behavior-driven design methodology and all of our projects are written in ES6 and React.

We hire creative, self motivated individuals and give them the autonomy to do great work. We especially love working with folks who have prior freelancing experience. We are a fully remote, but tight-knit team with flexible work hours. Our team is made up of driven, largely self-taught engineers. We are looking to build a diverse team of passionate people who want to grow with us through training and mentorship. We are happy to share our knowledge and experience, and we would also expect to be learning a lot from you. We provide team members competitive salaries, retirement benefits, and a variety of delightful job perks.

Although based in Orlando, FL, the Code Hangar team is a remote company and welcomes job applicants from all over the world!

Job Description

We are searching for a UX/UI Designer who can lead a behavior driven design strategy. You will work with product owners to produce user stories, user flows, wireframes, and high-fidelity design comps that inform front-end development, and serve as product documentation. You’ll test assumptions through rapid prototyping and user testing. Ideal candidates are comfortable working with Sketch and Invision or similar.

This is a contract position to start but we are looking for someone who would like to join us full time.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with client, project lead, and engineering to design & document user interfaces for client applications
  • Design, documentation, and iteration of user stories, user flows, wireframes, and high-fidelity layouts
  • Understand rules, guidelines, and design principles of given UI kits and their limitations
  • Participate in regular review & planning meetings
  • Communicate proactively with team members
  • Use team collaboration and time tracking tools

Requirements

  • User interface design experience
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Experience in building product wireframes, user flows, and mockups
  • Keeping up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Experience with responsive web design and development
  • Basic understanding of front-end languages: HTML, CSS & Javascript
  • Be open to continual improvement
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process is a plus

Suggested Software Proficiency

  • Sketch
  • Invision
  • Material Design Principles
  • Bootstrap
  • Git/Github
  • Google Apps
  • Trello
  • Slack

Job Perks

  • Flexible, remote work
  • Coworking space/home office stipend
  • Design and Development course stipend
  • A growing company with lots of opportunities for job growth
  • Experience working on an Agile/Scrum development team
  • Experience working in a remote environment with team members in different time zones
  • Experience building MVP web applications from scratch
  • Experience working on React/Redux applications

Pay Range

$4,000-5,000 per month contract to start, commensurate with experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.