Founding Product Designer
A little bit about Ems:
Ems is your very own personal assistant who can help you find the perfect place for to live, based on what matters most to you. Ems is empowering home movers to find a place they truly love & gets to know you to create personalised search.
We’re looking for an awesomely talented founding product designer with experience in the full product development lifecycle to help us bring our vision to life. You will work closely with the founder to help bring the vision to life. As one of the first people in the business you will be central to our success.
You’ll know the market, our users and the competition
You’ll create innovative design solutions that address real user needs
You’ll be at ease running discovery workshops and planning and conducting user research
You’ll make the right judgements, knowing how best to tell the story about what we’re building, how we’ll get there and why we’ll be the best out there
You’ll use your knowledge of UX & UI design to drive and quickly develop the design process, with regular testing and iteration to validate ideas
You’ll be able to build wireframes and working prototypes to prove design concepts and test user flows
You’ll be constantly planning and conducting research to identify users’ needs, defining progress and impact to maximise results
Experience running discovery workshops & conducting user research
A strong background in UX/UI design
Solid understanding of user-centred design principles
Ability to create wireframes, prototypes & screen flows, with experience doing user testing of design options
Experience working with applications such as Marvel, Invision, Sketch & Zepplin
Experience with GA tracking
An incredibly methodical, logical person who can help the founder move from strategic vision to tactical execution
An advocate of user-centric design
At home working with lean & agile methodology
A quick learner
Full of positive energy and be up for the challenge
Comfortable with the unknown
Passionate about solving problems and have a process driven mind
Happy go-lucky and possessor of great Spotify playlists
We’re a small but lively team based in Old Street who are passionate, driven and totally committed to solving the problem of moving home and how painful it currently is. We’ve got a pretty impressive team on board already, so you’ll be working with some of the best in a collaborative environment to ensure plenty of learning as we go. We’re not afraid to ask questions, to bring ideas to the table and to try new things. We work really hard but we make sure we’re having fun whilst we do it. Most of all, we love our jobs and we really do believe we’re going to change the world of property search forever!
What’s in it for you?
In return for your commitment, dedication and time we are looking to offer a competitive salary, equity (1-3%) and benefits including flexitime and unlimited holiday.
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