Are you passionate about enhancing the design and experience of the platform for an exciting and fast growing startup?
Do you enjoy collaborating with cross-functional teams to solve both business and end user problems?
Do you have the knowledge and experience to make bold design decisions and guide other stakeholders on the team?
If you answered yes, the UX Designer role may be a great fit for you.
As the UX Designer, you will create designs to improve engagement of users, authors, and enterprise customers, and an ever-growing list of potential product users and customers. A successful candidate will have the ability to create, share, test and iterate on design ideas and process those ideas into tangible production ready assets.
Who we are?
Educative is an online learning platform that provides interactive software development courses. Our platform includes pre-configured interactive environments. This allows learners to practice their new skills right away with no additional set up on their machines.
Educative is a VC-backed startup based out of the Seattle area in the USA. We’ve experienced rapid growth over the last couple of years, growing at approximately ~3x each year. We have offices in Seattle, WA, USA and Lahore, Pakistan.
What you’ll be working on:
Improve the learning experience on the platform by understanding, defining and eliminating pain points. Come up with creative solutions that meet user objectives and address business goals.
Understand user needs and motivations, analyse competitors and be well informed on industry design trends
Work on product navigation and architecture for a more intuitive navigation experience
Create and share wireframes and medium fidelity designs for testing and gathering feedback
Design high fidelity prototypes with microinteractions, interaction states and responsive behaviour. Be able to hand these off to developers.
Manage and expand company’s design system
Communicate and discuss design ideas with cross-functional teams.
Skills and requirements:
2+ years of experience working as a UX/Product designer or relevant position
Experience working with highly organized asset libraries and design systems
Strong grip over UX/UI principles and best practices
Strong communication skills
Experience in solving business and design problems with research
Able to take ownership, drive the design process and prioritize tasks as per business requirements
Proficiency with design softwares like Figma, Sketch etc.