Senior UX Designer

  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Full-time

Company Description

A dynamic, venture-backed start-up in Philadelphia creating a new way to connect people with meaningful information.  Guru lets you capture and verify your facts and answers - right from the apps you use every day.   You can now share that trusted information anywhere and with anyone.

Job Description

Only ninja, rock-star UX specialists need apply.  It’s not only about how well you design, it’s about how you lend your charm and charisma, combined with your mad design skills to a start-up in Old City, Philadelphia.  Strong sense of humor required, sarcasm detection skills necessary.


We are looking for a talented, experienced, fast-paced designer to assist with initial design and ongoing delivery of features and enhancements.   The candidate should be an energetic, creative, self-starter and hyper-focused on simplistic usability to deliver a visually stunning and intuitive solution.  

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • MUST apply with a portfolio!

  • Establish design direction from initial concept to evolving features/functionality

  • Openly discuss thoughts and opinions about user experience

  • Work directly on design briefs, workflow/logic flow and wireframes

  • Prototype, present and document all facets of the user interface design and intended experience of the user

  • Excellent communication skills and willing to work in collaborative, strongly opinionated environment


Preferences but not required:

  • Ability to work in Javascript, HTML5 and CSS

  • Adobe Creative Suite experience

Additional Information

Benefits to you….

  • Start-up experience = stock options

  • Competitive salary

  • Benefits (Health Care) contribution

  • Build your own system (hardware & software)

  • Contribute to an energetic, fully engaged culture

  • Be a part of a winning team, failure is not an option