Senior UX Designer

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Voted one of Austin’s best places to work three years in a row, ScaleFactor is on a mission to empower business owners. We believe (and are not alone) that SMBs are the backbone of the economy. Further, we believe that SMBs shouldn’t need to fend for themselves when it comes to their accounting and finance solutions. We work hard to simplify a very complex and intimidating aspect of their business to provide accurate, timely, and helpful insights to power their financial decision making.

The Product & Design team is looking for a Senior UX Designer to join them in transforming our customers’ digital experience. We are on a mission to build a world-class SaaS product while driving exceptional results for our users who we segment into two key stakeholders:

  • The Business Owner: the heroes of SMBs who work countless hours to build their dreams
  • The Internal User: the supporting teams that work to deliver an experience worthy of our customers
What Would It Be Like?

You are a passionate designer who loves creating rich, dynamic user experiences that scale across multiple products, platforms, and scenarios. Your tight-knit team can depend on you to stay up-to-date on the latest developments in design. The idea of working on complex problems to make them simple and intuitive for your users gets you out of bed in the morning. You are guided by data and business needs to bring your ideas to reality.

Your Responsibilities Will Vary But Certainly Include:
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with engineers, product managers, designers, researchers, and writers to conceptualize, prototype, test, iterate, and build end-to-end experiences
  • Translating user problems and principles into detailed solutions
  • Prioritizing and managing multiple projects in an agile environment
  • Designing native and web mobile experiences
Every Day You’ll Get To: 
  • Create wireframes and build-ready designs for new experiences for small business owners
  • Continually improve process of turning customer problems into solutions
  • Directly impact how the product functions
  • Be entrusted with enormous freedom and autonomy while being mindful of the great responsibility that comes along with it 
You Have: 
  • 4+ years experience in UX design, with experience in mobile / responsive design
  • Worked on products and features from ideation to iteration in the market
  • Education (formal or informal) in design, UX, HCI, cognitive psychology, or a related field
  • Knowledge of Sketch, Figma, Invision, Zeplin, and Jira
  • A solid web portfolio
It Would Be Extra Cool If You Have: 
  • Worked in developing a new-to-market product or service
  • Experience in mobile design
  • Working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
You’ll Get:
  • To work alongside the best and brightest in the industry
  • Health, dental, life, and vision insurance
  • 401K
  • Unlimited PTO
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Location

ScaleFactor is located in the up and coming East Austin neighborhood filled with eclectic restaurants, trendy bars and friendly neighbors.

An Insider's view of ScaleFactor

What’s the vibe like in the office?

We have a vibe unlike any office or business I have worked at. Our office is less about a location (although, we have a great space) and more about combining the variations in background and taste that everyone brings to the table. It’s so fun to watch us all grow and mesh together to create the “ScaleFactor vibe” knowing we all have a part in it.

Morgan

Earned Media Coordinator

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

ScaleFactor is fast paced with lots of moving parts, so collaboration with other teams is key to keeping everyone on the same page. From understanding feature priorities from sales, working with marketing on product launches, to training and support for other internal teams, every team works together to keep us headed in the right direction.

Peter

Lead Sr Software Developer

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Being one of the first employees, I can honestly say I’ve had a fun and unique experience. Since joining ScaleFactor, my career has skyrocketed! From working one on one with entrepreneurs to world class venture capitalists, I've developed an extensive catalog of experiences to draw from that have helped to prepare me for my career moving forward.

Zach

Controller

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

Creativity and evolution are at the core of ScaleFactor. We are constantly breaking the mold to find a better way to achieve our goals. In the accounting world of black, white and red we want to think outside of the box. Asking open-ended questions and why not. Failure is not seen as negative here. Enabling our team to try new ideas is imperative!

Kristen

Customer Experience Manager

What are some social events your company does?

We put on happy hours, catered lunches, craw-fish boils and so many others! One of my favorite events that we host is our annual Summer Celebration. We choose to do this celebration to ensure we’re getting the company together with their spouses and children. We want to spend time with our team member’s support systems too!

Tynisha

Headquarter Manager

What are ScaleFactor Perks + Benefits

ScaleFactor Benefits Overview

Technology is nothing without the people behind it. It takes a team to build something great. Together, we work hard, learn from one another and celebrate our wins. We offer competitive salary based on experience. Health, dental, and vision benefits package. Unlimited vacation, flexible hours and optional work offsite days. We offer stock options for all our full time employees. Unlimited cold brew coffee, snacks, catered Friday lunch, and meals on work late days. We also welcome dogs and cats in our pet friendly offices located in hip East Austin!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
ScaleFactor provides unlimited snacks, coffee, cold brews and drinks.
Some Meals Provided
ScaleFactor provides weekly catered meals on Fridays.
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Paid industry certifications
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