Ripl (www.Ripl.com) is passionate about helping small businesses grow by leveraging the magic of digital media marketing. Our UX/UI Designer will embrace the importance of user empathy as a super power. Combining this with strong technical fundamentals in mobile apps, are key in delivering a product that is easy to use for our customers - the small business owner, solopreneur, nonprofit organizer, and independent contractors who are passionate about the work they do and are driven to be successful on their own terms. Our UX/UI Designer’s passion to constantly improve the customer experience will have great impact on Ripl’s growth and success.
This role might be for you if
You have been told that you are a quick study. You are recognized as a self-starter and more frequently than not, have volunteered to take the lead on projects, especially when it’s a learning opportunity. Learning and collaboration are of the utmost importance to you. You seek feedback from a variety of teammates, sources and angles, in order to make the best decisions around human-computer interaction. Passionate about being in a field that drives innovation in technology for superior customer experience, you drive iteration with enthusiasm based on customer insights and performance metrics.
You are frequently asked to present and defend your team’s work. You help guide and educate the team on your design standards, and recognize your limits. The constant balance between high standards and feedback is a challenge you welcome.
As you strive to continue to grow as a top performer in your field, you stay up-to-date with the latest app and web trends and want to be with a company that encourages this growth.
A Day in the Life
On any given day, you will be collaborating with team members to develop interfaces and designs that will better serve our customers. You will be gathering user requirements, designing low and high fidelity prototypes, testing concepts, designing graphic elements and building navigation components for iOS, Android and web app platforms.
You will design and create comps to share your vision with the engineering team. Clearly designed tap-through prototypes will accurately demonstrate the feature experience. With your keen eye for detail, you will pair with developers to bring you pixel-perfect designs to life.
Working proactively, on multiple projects, you will continually try to identify and troubleshoot UX issues related to usability, functionality and discoverability, and right these with a sense of urgency and good judgment.
You will be inspired by our team, our customers and you, in turn, will inspire with your designs.
Technical and Subject Matter Expertise & Qualifications for this Role
About Our Team
Ripl is a growing company preserving our startup roots as we pursue the ambitious goal of providing a leading digital marketing SaaS for small businesses and communities. We’re loving, passionate and resilient. We value courage, drive, and integrity - we all have lives outside of work that matter too, but we’ll go above and beyond to make Ripl great. We help every team member achieve their greatest potential and will continue to do so with every new hire. We design our company culture with intention, collaboration, experimentation, commitments and protocols.
Join us in learning, creativity and innovation!