UX Designer

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Job Summary: 

Labster is looking for an experienced UX designer with solid user-experience skills to further develop our core product for students and teachers around the world. 

You’ll work closely with a cross-functional team of developers, QA engineers, and product owners to rapidly scale user growth via a high-impact product.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Evolve the design of the product and marketing website to improve user experience and retention
  • Produce site maps, wireframes, prototypes and UX requirements documentation.
  • Facilitate internal team communication, bridging the gap between visual design, functional development, and content.
  • Understand customer insights and data to deepen our understanding the user needs, behaviors, and mental models
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems
  • Test designs with users and synthesize feedback


Qualifications: 

The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Thorough knowledge and experience planning and documenting interactive website projects.
  • Passion – Strong affinity for the digital lifestyle and zealous drive to make interactive technology better for real people.
  • A Designer’s Eye – Must be able to translate complex concepts and interactions into visually coherent wireframes or prototypes. This is a strongly creative position.
  • Client Interaction - An outgoing personality and ability to interact excellently with users and gather feedback.
  • Independence - The ability to make things happen with limited direction. Excellent proactive attitude, take-charge personality and “can-do” demeanor.
  • Profound experience in front-end web development demonstrated through outstanding portfolio
  • You are an analytical thinker, with an eye for simple yet powerful solutions
  • Passionate about good code quality and software design
  • Deep understanding of working across cultures
  • Experience within education technology products is a big plus, but not required
  • High proficiency in English

Labster Vision: Empower the Next Generation of Scientists to Change the World 

For more information on our company vision to empower the next generation of scientists to change the world, please see video links below: 

BBC News: https://www.bbc.com/news/av/te...

Techcrunch: https://techcrunch.com/2020/08...

TED Talk: see our founder's TED talk here 


 

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Workplace & Culture

With 20+ nationalities placed in offices in Bali, Zürich, Copenhagen, and Boston, you will find yourself in a truly international environment. We truly value, and protect, engagement and empowerment as we believe that the best results are created by engaged and inspired team members. 

Labster is a Holacracy company where authority and decision-making are distributed throughout self-organizing teams. Don't misunderstand though - Labster offers great and healthy leadership; just with far less top-down management.

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