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UI/UX Designer

Hamilton Porter LLC - West Mclean, VA

Chance to join an early stage startup as the Head of UI/UX Design! Rare opportunity to be a founding team member, as your design skills will be critical in supporting both a Web and Mobile Product offering, targeting a large user audience.

Location: McLean, VA

Hamilton Porter is a leading nationwide technical recruiting firm, that has the privilege of being able to offer an amazing full-time salary paid job opportunity, to a Principal to Senior level UI/UX Product Designer. Would you be interested in working for a company that is working on changing the game in the mobile rideshare marketplace? Our client is an early-stage start-up with a SaaS business model that has the potential to unlock some legal and driver side issues, currently plaguing reputable industry market leaders such as Uber and Lyft. We have devised a business model, that will empower both the drivers and the passengers, while all together bypassing the legal ramifications that are currently getting Uber and Lyft vetoed from many regions. The mission is to provide hard-working drivers with the information, freedom and tools they need to control their own destiny and earn a sustainable living, while giving riders greater choice so that they can find affordable travel while feeling safe and secure.

Huge opportunity to own the Design efforts supporting both the Android and iOS Mobile Product offering, as well as being able to design Web and ongoing digital, and print marketing. End goal would be to help scale all design efforts for a product offering with a large user audience, establish best practices as design expert, and eventually grow the design team within the company.

Skills Required:

A portfolio of UI/UX case studies must be provided. This should include a UX flow of at least 3 screens that shows how an application would handle different inputs with detailed specs for at least 1 screen. Candidates should be able to demonstrate:

  •  5 years of relevant experience
  •  A purposeful aesthetic sense, with an eye for detail and a demonstrated understanding of typography, color, layout
  • Competency in existing and emerging digital design models and standards
  •  Strong understanding of modern UX design tools (Sketch, XD, Photoshop, Sympli, Adobe OmniGraffle, InVision)
  • Strong work ethic can’t shy away from 9:00 - 6:00 pm office hours with occasional hours served remote for critical deployments, making sure key deadlines or met, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or equivalent ideally from a reputable university

Nice to Have:

  • Experience designing applications that utilize geolocation services
  • Previous startup experience
  • Understanding of and basic experience with front-end languages, including HTML5, CSS3, Javascript

Perks of the job:

  • Early-stage company Equity (ranging upwards to 2.5%!)
  • Competitive Salary between $90K - $140K give or take background of experience
  • Provided Medical Benefits, Dental and Vision
  • Chance to be a founding engineer joining the company of extremely talented and impressive fellow Engineers, inspiring and smart-servant leaders, and seasoned founders.
  • Support a meaningful product offering trying to improve the Rideshare Space


Posted On: Monday, May 18, 2020
Compensation: 100,000-140,000



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