You: A talented, hard working human being who is hungry to do big things. Someone who knows what it’s like to work hard, but also wants to have a life. You understand the value of drinking coffee and hunkering down. You’re excited about designing heretofore unseen study experiences. You’re organized, and it shows in your designs. You get that user experience enables users to get maximal benefit with minimal effort. You’re comfortable working quickly and collaboratively, all the while iterating towards a solution. Your attention to detail and aesthetic sensibilities are keen, and you are excited to use them to implement consistent, seamless, cross-platform experiences for students worldwide. You can support the styling of StudyBlue whether it shows up in Mozilla/Safari/Chrome/IE desktop browsers, iOS and Android applications, or Mobile web browsers. The idea of a million students relying on a product you concepted, designed and developed energizes you. You’re up for changing education, for everybody, forever.
The job: You will help design, maintain and develop StudyBlue’s products across all platforms.
Skills & Requirements
2+ years product design experience, ideally for web and mobile.
2+ years writing and editing HTML and CSS.
An ability to communicate your designs and present your work with confidence.
Passion for usability.
Interactive design experience.
Fluency in Illustrator, Photoshop, & the like.
Work: please include samples, or a link.
Nice to have.
Experience in usability testing.
Bonus specialties: video production/editing, animation, illustration.
Cool square glasses and multi-layered clothing.
Compensation and benefits.
Salary Range: $50K - $85K
The best equipment available.
No vacation policy.
Free iPad 3 when you start.
Zappos-inspired $1000-to-quit policy.
Health & dental insurance coverage.
Employee stock option plan.
Based out of San Francisco or Madison, WI
We do not offer H-1 or H-1B Visas at this time.
We are StudyBlue. A well funded, fast-growing, and exciting educational startup with over 2.5 million users and counting. We're the people who you see other people tweeting about. We work hard, but we treat our hard workers very well. We offer the unique opportunity to have fun and work on amazing projects while reshaping the world of education.
joelonsoftware - 23 months ago
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