UI/UX Designer

Location: London, UK
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + equity

About the role

If you’re excited about empowering individuals, helping organisations to work better together, and creating a platform to power the future of work, this is the place to do it. Kalido exists to help create a world where people and organizations can maximize potential through a global community of valued connections and opportunities. We passionately problem solve new ways to do this, no matter how difficult the challenge. Everyone on our team is a true product owner, responsible for ensuring excellence. We move fast (but thoughtfully), and are looking for a talented and impact-oriented UI Designer with a strong UX focus to join us. In this role, you will not only help to shape Kalido’s UI but also shape the company, and our collective ability to impact the world.

As part of a startup, your responsibilities will vary, but on a day to day basis, you will:

  • Turn ideas into visuals while encouraging and ensuring universal, user-centric, world-class UI design
  • Create and develop comprehensive wireframes, mockups, and prototypes for mobile and web user interfaces
  • Collaborate with product team and other designers to create the best possible features, layout and design
  • Identify opportunities for new flows, and ways to improve existing flows
  • Contribute to UX flows with a goal of inclusive, user-centric, world-class design
  • Define design rules and ensure they are applied
  • Create and develop style guides for developers
  • Review jobs done by other members of the design team, and give proper feedback to make sure they are ready to be handed over to development teams
  • Educate and coach teams on industry best practices and emerging lessons related to enterprise products
  • Mentor other designers to help them grow, and to ensure our design and development efforts and ethos remain aligned
  • Conduct testing, interpret feedback and incorporate into future iterations of the solution

What we are looking for

We value inclusion, impact, transparency, generosity, and teamwork. You can read more about our values and what they mean to us. We are looking for someone who: shares our philosophy; is capable and excited about the role; strives for personal and professional excellence; and wants to make a meaningful difference through their work.

This opportunity is for you if you are:

  • Experienced (preferably 3+ years) UI/UX designer dedicated to the complete UI design and development lifecycle of several successfully launched desktop or mobile applications
  • An expert in Adobe Creative Cloud and Sketch
  • Familiar with front end markup (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Good listener, that takes constructive feedback and executes updates quickly focusing on the goal
  • Good communicator and collaborator with a track record of establishing great relationships and working with other disciplines, such as user research, content design, product and engineering
  • Creative thinker, able to investigate and solve complex product challenges while being mindful about impact on other teams
  • Detail-oriented designer who is updated with the latest principles and trends in UI design, and is supported by a strong portfolio

How to apply

If being a UI/UX Designer at Kalido sounds like something that leverages your skills and ignites your passion, we want to get to know you. Drop us an email with your CV (including a link to your portfolio and relevant repositories) and a cover letter, addressed to Martyna at careers@kalido.me, or apply online today: