UI Designer

Remote - Europe, Remote · Full Time

Portfolio

Please make sure to submit your professional portfolio in English while applying!

Why us

💸 Up to 45k EUR per year (or local currency equivalent) full time contractor contract

☁️ Edinburgh office, fully remote – work from anywhere in Europe!

📘 Exciting product, 10s of millions of users, sold to global brand

💻 Working with the latest hardware, tech stack and tools

🏋️‍♀️ Access to benefits (country dependent 🌎)

Summary

Storyteller is a platform that allows brands to integrate Stories functionality into their apps and websites. The platform is in use by multiple global brands serving millions of users. Check us out on our website or on ProductHunt!

We are looking for a talented designer to join our growing product design team and help bring Storyteller to even more great clients.

You'll be working with a friendly, talented team and have the opportunity to grow and lead both technically and in managing others. If the idea of a fast-paced, dynamic role with tonnes of opportunity for change, responsibility and innovation sounds exciting to you, then read on!

About us

Storyteller is a new B2B SaaS platform, which allows companies to integrate Stories into their owned and operated platforms. Popularized by Instagram and Snapchat, Stories are perfectly suited for boosting user engagement, audience retention, and driving advertising revenue.

For customers, building their own stories experience can take years and a lot of investment however Storyteller has solved this by allowing companies to integrate in days, not years all for one monthly cost. Our end‑to‑end platform gives companies a best‑in‑class Stories experience in days with native iOS, Android, and Web SDKs, publishing tools, analytics, and ad support.

We work with globally-recognised clients in US TV and Sports industries. Every day we produce work that is innovative, challenging, and enjoyed by millions of people!

Responsibilities

What can you expect?

  • Contributing to the visual design of the Storyteller brand across all touch points.
  • Working with various client brands to create templates, content examples and any assets required to assist with sales and onboarding.
  • Using a user focused design process to balance client, business and user needs in order to create the most effective design solutions.
  • Working on everything from new product features to email campaigns and social media assets.
  • Using Figma, Adobe and other design tools to create innovative digital design concepts and specifications.
  • Working on projects from conception to completion, being involved in everything from ideation to design QA and everything in between.
  • Collaborating with marketing, development, and project management on a regular basis.
  • Producing design specifications developers can use to ensure final products are accurate.
  • Suggesting a variety of creative solutions to design briefs and providing options for managers and clients to consider.
  • Keeping up with digital design trends and emerging patterns.
  • Self-evaluating, proofing and reviewing your own work to ensure it’s of a high standard.
  • Developing your own skills by learning from other team members and through independent research.

Qualifications

What's important to us:

  • A relevant degree, we may consider additional relevant professional experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years professional experience as a designer.
  • Ability to produce beautiful and creative visuals with a flair for typography, color and layout.
  • Digital design experience (eg. UI/UX, web and app design).
  • Mastery of chosen design tools, eg Sketch, Figma, Adobe.
  • Experience working in Figma is a bonus, but you must be willing to learn Figma.
  • Ability to work and collaborate well with other designers, and a willingness to share knowledge.
  • Quick to learn and adapt to the dynamic nature of working with the latest tools and technologies.
  • Can work independently and prioritise own workload with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to adjust well to feedback and changing priorities.

Your Working Environment

Agility & Openness for Ideas

We actively encourage the entire team to share their ideas, with that in mind we regularly adopt and implement suggestions across the company, you’re the specialist here!

Operating with the agility of a high growth start-up, alongside the support you can expect from a larger organisation means we encourage quick decision making and a responsive, adaptive culture.

Outstanding People

We believe that great teams are built by a mixture of personality, skills and a passion for what people do. We’re a small, start-up team with around 20 people onboard.

Forefront of Technology & Industry

Our culture is deeply embedded in harnessing technology and we're always at the forefront of the latest capabilities and trends. If you’re interested in the possibilities that technology can bring to both the way we work and how our clients communicate with their audiences, then we’d love to hear from you!

Top-notch Equipment

We’ll provide you with a high-end M1 Max MacBook Pro or PC equivalent as well as top of the range monitors, headphones, a keyboard, mouse and whatever you need to feel comfortable at work.

Flexibility

We’re a remote-first company and support 100% remote working for this role. We have flexible working hours so you can start your day anytime between 8am and 11am.

Joining us means becoming an integral part of the whole team no matter where we’re physically working, we have a number of initiatives to create a team environment regardless of geographic location.

Payment

Up to 45k EUR per year (or local currency equivalent), depending on experience and skills.

Contract

Full time contractor contract - fully remote working from anywhere in Europe!

Recruitment Process

First, you will be invited for a 30-minute pre-interview via Zoom. We usually ask about your previous experience, future career path and motivation for changing your job, as well as provide you with more details about our projects and working in our team.

If the interview goes well, we will invite you to a second step – the interview with Jason Gilmour, Lead Product Designer, a 60-minute interview via Zoom - it’s a mix of design and culture-fit questions. The next step is an optional design task. The last step is the final interview (60 minutes) with Jason.

And that’s it!