Lead UI/UX Designer

Full Time  ·  Remote

We’re looking for a lead designer to work on improving the Mailbird application so it stays innovative, clean and easy to navigate – focusing on delivering the best user experience with smooth usability.

Additionally, there will be tasks to work on the design of the website, general branding and the growth team’s various marketing initiatives across our communication channels.

As the lead designer at Mailbird, you will be the primary person responsible for all design work and will be able to put your mark on everything. Since we work remotely you will be required to take ownership of and ideate, prototype, and iterate on solutions – both alone and with the rest of the team.

To apply for this role you will be redirected to the career page of our Recruitment Partner – Livit.

What will you work on?

  • Bringing exciting visual experiences to a desktop application and eventually mobile.
  • Designing the website, ad campaigns and other ways of promoting our product.
  • Ideating new and improved ways for people to use Mailbird.
  • Work on a consistent branding between the application, website and our communication.

What will you bring to the team?

  • A meticulous mind and a strive for perfection.
  • Solid foundational visual design skills – e.g. typography, layout, colour and information hierarchy.
  • Knowledge of human-computer interaction and design principles.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to think creatively and deliver clever concepts with pixel-perfect accuracy.
  • A high degree of interest in usability and studying to understand user needs in-depth.
  • A strong desire to work remotely.

We offer

  • Competitive monthly contractor payments based on experience and qualifications.
  • Flexible hours and freedom within the job.
  • Teamwork retreats in a tropical paradise.
  • Regular coaching and training with a focus on personal and professional growth.
  • 4 weeks (20 days) paid time off a year.
  • A chance to work with an exceptional international team that is highly productive, creative and fun!

About Mailbird

Mailbird is a unified email client with popular communication and productivity apps integrated. Mailbird has won multiple prestigious awards and voted the best email client for Windows both by users, PCWorld, IT World and many others. Mailbird has been featured on BBC, Forbes, CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Lifehacker, TechCrunch and much more. Mailbird is partnered with other awesome companies such as Evernote, WhatsApp, Dropbox, Asana and Wunderlist. Work with an exciting and passionate international team across the globe.

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