Create Ape is hiring again! Work from home? Check! Full autonomy. You bet! Micro manage? Naaa ...ain't nobody got time for that. (We were going to post a more sterile job description but then decided... better not ;)
Who we are: Fun and lean design agency
What we are looking for: UX/UI designer for full-time remote contract role. Salary is 3-4K a month with lots of room to grow.
Type of work:
Complex web apps
Wire framing + Prototypes (Holla @ Invision yo!)
What you need to bring to the table:
Be able to work during our business hours (9am to 5pm PST).
Be available throughout the day via slack/email/etc.
Four or more years of UX/UI design experience and a portfolio to back it up.
Ability to create clickable prototypes using InVision.
Experience with Basecamp/Freedcamp to post and collaborate on projects.
Extensive experience in using UX/UI design best practices to design solutions and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently, quickly, and intelligently.
Be curious and intuitive: we ask our designers to decipher and translate user data, analytics, and environment/tech restrictions into beautiful compelling designs and flows.
Basic Tools You Should Know
Adobe Creative Cloud; minimally Photoshop and Illustrator
Google Drive and Dropbox
Big bonus if you can:
Have some print design chops working in Illustrator + Indesign
Basic knowledge of front end code (HTML. CSS, etc)
Extrapolate and use analytical data (Google Analytics, CrazyEgg, KissMetrics etc) to create data-driven design solutions;
Experience conducting remote usability tests to validate designs;
Solid understanding for goal-driven design principles;
Solid understanding of conversion-based design solutions;
If you like what you see and want to get out of that commute...holla at us with your portfolio, resume, and seriously... a cover page that's interesting or makes us laugh ;)