Lead UI/UX Designer

Job ID 17430
Job Type
Permanent
Salary
Up to 15,000,000 JPY (plus Stock Options)
Japanese Level
None
English Level
Fluent (TOEIC 990)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo
Job Type
Permanent
Salary
Up to 15,000,000 JPY (plus Stock Options)
Japanese Level
None
English Level
Fluent (TOEIC 990)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo

Description

A social impact startup is looking for a Lead UI/UX Designer to join their team. They are building a community app for social change makers with a mission to accelerate social change by bringing people together. Many people are interested in contributing to social impact projects, but few of them can do so. They leverage this untapped potential by helping them contribute to society in an easy, fun way through a purpose-driven community app, AI recommendations, and community currency.

 

As an early employee, you will be pivotal in shaping the direction of the company. You will work closely with senior stakeholders to understand business goals and ensure that the development team & technologies used are aligned with these. As they grow, you’ll have the opportunity to move into a CTO role in the future.

 

Responsibilities:

- Lead and mentor a team of designers.

- Deliver on all aspects of UI/UX design, from strategy to execution.

- Translate user needs, business goals, and technology requirements to drive design decisions.

- Partner with and influence executive stakeholders.

- Build a user-centric vision for features across different devices including iOS, Android, and desktop.

 

【Company Details】
A social impact startup. They are building a community app for social change makers with a mission to accelerate social change by bringing people together. Many people are interested in contributing to social impact projects, but few of them can do so. They leverage this untapped potential by helping them contribute to society in an easy, fun way through a purpose-driven community app, AI recommendations, and community currency.


【Working Hours】
Flextime; Remote


【Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【Services / Benefits】

Social insurance, Transportation Fee, No smoking indoors allowed (Designated smoking area), Unlimited vacation Days, Remote work allowance, etc.

 

 

Required Skills

- Industry experience (or equivalent skills) as a UI/UX designer and/or manager in a cross-functional UI/UX team.

- Experience in architecting system-wide design solutions that satisfy both product and engineering requirements.

- Experience in full product life cycle from design through deployment.

Preferred Skills