Senior UX Designer


ux user research Kings Cross, London | Full-Time

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Senior UX Designer

Kalo is looking for a talented and enthusiastic Senior UX Designer to join our fast growing Product Team. As a Senior UX Designer at Kalo you’ll work in a collaborative team of Engineers, Product Designers, Product Managers and UI Engineers to help build the world's first freelancer management platform. Kalo is design led (after all our CEO was a designer at Google) and you would be joining the team at an exciting time in our growth so get prepared to hit the ground running. The design team is at the epicentre of Kalo and you’ll get the chance to make a big impact on the product and team, contributing to the design vision. Role:
  • Identify UX requirements; develop user models, design and prototype new features and product for user testing.
  • Conduct and own quantitative and qualitative research and user testing.
  • Use your solid understanding of usability heuristics to evaluate new and existing features, offering viable suggestions for improvements.
  • Produce scenarios, flowcharts, wireframes, and interactive prototypes needed to communicate design visions and detailed requirements.
  • Present to customers, business owners, and upper management.Assist the engineering team throughout feature implementation.
  • Communicate results from testing and research to help drive product decisions at a team level and at a business level.
  • You enjoy working closely with Product Designers to come up with ideas and solutions.
  • You’re a UX Designer that enjoys research and getting stuck into data.
  • You’re collaborative and see the value of working in a multifaceted team made up of design, engineering and product management.
  • You are great at translating data into something understandable and compelling for engineers, stakeholders and to the wider business.
  • You have a passion for design and are a self-starter with a can-do attitudeYou love working closely with our customers on research and testing
  • You can evaluate user needs against business needs5-8 years experience
  • Hands-on experience with prototyping tools (to include axure/sketch/invision)
  • Previous experience working with a cross functional team to take an idea through to delivery
About us About Kalo We believe that the future of work is independent and decentralized, and we aim to help companies realize that future today. Kalo is headquartered in San Francisco and manages more 70,000 freelancers and over 200 creative companies around the world, including Google, Airbnb, Time Inc and many others. We are backed by PayPal co-founders Peter Thiel through Valar Ventures and Max Levchin through SciFi VC, as well as Goldcrest Capital, Glynn Capital and Kindred Capital.

Salary range £65,000 — 80,000

Equity available and we have some great benefits