UI & UX Engineer
Type of Job
About the job
Futuristic Labs is exactly what it sounds like - a place to 'dream' & 'build' futuristic products. We are an enthusiastic team working towards building innovative consumer products to make sure we have a healthier and superior lifestyle in the future.
We are looking for a talented designer with the mindset of an engineer and a hacker who has experience with both aspects of modern interface design: UI & UX: to design and shape unique, user-centric experiences.
All our products have an on-device screen, a companion mobile app and a web app. We are looking are for someone who can create seamless intuitive visual experience across all the endpoints where user’s interact.
Qualities we are looking for:
* Fine-tuned attention to detail and pixel-perfect execution.
* Strong visualization skills aka you should be able to get what the team is trying to say.
* To be able to keep up with the stress and demanding nature of a startup(we are talking about weekly prototyping cycles).
* High context switching ability, you will be working on multiple projects as time goes on.
* We are just starting, everyone wears several hats. You should be comfortable working outside the boundaries of traditional engineering disciplines.
* The most important quality we seek is a strong inclination for ‘User Centric Design’.
Skills we are looking for:
- Experience with User Interface design softwares like Sketch or Illustrator. It’s not about which tool you use but how well you can use it.
- Experience in UX research: creating wireframes, storyboards, user-flows, etc.
- Experience with Interaction & Animation tools/libraries.
- Experience with frontend frameworks like React.
- Experience with handing off assets to developers in different formats suitable to device/mobile or web development.
- Previous experience in designing experiences for consumer devices.
We prefer portfolio's over degrees. So please include a link to your portfolio in the notes section.( Behance, Yanko design, personal page etc... somewhere we can take a look).
Do you love good home-cooked food?
We at Futuristic Labs are working at the intersection of the software, hardware, and food. We are building a consumer product that makes it easy for anyone to cook at home with just 5min of hands-on time. We would love you to be a part of it.
You’ll be one of the early employees on an awesome hardware engineering team, you will have the opportunity to freely define and expand your role as you see fit.
Our company’s culture is unique in that we truly live by our values of friends first, integrity and doing the right thing.
Hyderabad, Telangana, India