UX DESIGNER - Web at Zwift
Long Beach, CA, US

WHO WE ARE:

Zwift is the fitness company born from gaming. We use the fun of gaming and the power of communities to inspire and encourage everybody to turn their fitness goals into achievements, from start to finish, wherever your finish line is.

We took the boring indoor cycling and running routine and game-ified it, creating a rewarding social experience shared by a global community.

We’re a fast growing, solidly backed startup defined by a passionate group of creative people. Zwift HQ is located in sunny Long Beach, CA with offices in NYC, London, and Rio de Janeiro.

WHO WE ARE SEEKING:

Zwift is looking for an experienced and creative UX Designer with app and web design experience to join our Game Design team.  In this role, you’ll be defining and designing the Zwift website experience that will compliment the game; helping Zwifters make sense of their data, and growing the Zwift community. You will collaborate with fellow UX Designers, Game Designers, and Web Developers to tackle challenges unique to data visualization and cross platform experiences. You’ll have an organized approach to bringing polished designs to life, efficiently and thoughtfully. If you’ve got a penchant for running, cycling, triathlons, or other forms of fitness, that’s a huge plus!

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Design and create wireframes, workflows, prototypes, sketches and high-fidelity mockups
  • Define what the complimentary web experience will solve for our Zwifters
  • Collaborate with UX and Game Designers to strategize and define key product or feature specifications
  • Help define and refine the Zwift design system while keeping our goals and our users’ goals in mind
  • Act as a Zwifter advocate to ensure the highest level of usability in everything you create

WHAT YOU’LL BRING

  • Outstanding portfolio of app and/or website design examples you’ve loved creating, demonstrating your strong design skills
  • 4-6 years of UX Design experience working on apps and responsive websites
  • Solid understanding of user-centered design, responsive web design, and data visualization
  • A thorough grasp of typography, layout, and visual hierarchy, especially when it comes to navigation and data visualization
  • Expert knowledge of design tools such as Sketch, Photoshop, and Illustrator, and experience with prototyping tools such as Invision
  • Understand of modern HTML and CSS capabilities and limitations
  • Comfortable both providing and receiving objective feedback, and eager to problem solve collaboratively
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects, prioritize tasks and raise questions when ambiguity arises
  • Enthusiasm in joining a fun, energetic team with a variety of personalities

BONUS LEVEL

  • Interested in cycling, running, triathlons, or other fitness activities (regular use of Zwift is a must to ensure you’re creating the best experience possible for our Zwifters)

TOP 5 REASONS WE THINK YOU'LL LOVE IT HERE

  • Fast growing, dynamic environment. Your job will never get boring!
  • Awesome team of diverse individuals who love what they do
  • Full benefits package including employee bike program
  • Amazing office on the 18th floor with a killer view
  • Did we mention that we ride bikes and run at work?

*PLEASE INCLUDE A LINK TO YOUR ONLINE PORTFOLIO OR SAMPLES OF YOUR WORK*

 

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