Visual UX Designer at OJO Labs

| Austin
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Visual/UX Designer 
 
Why OJO? 
 
We’re on a mission to empower people to make better decisions through the fusion of machine and human intelligence. We’re solving some of the biggest problems troubling the modern consumer experience. Through our unique, data-driven AI platform, we’ve introduced a fresh approach to the way people make important decisions. As part of our team, you’d be helping to build technologies that will significantly advance the world’s largest consumer industries, starting with home buyers in the real estate industry. 
 
We hope to have an opportunity to meet you, learn about your experience, and introduce you to the OJO team. 

About the OJO Marketing Team
 

The OJO Marketing team is responsible for developing scaled channels to rapidly grow OJO's user base, building a brand that consumers love and can’t live without, and helping create a powerhouse employer brand that reflects the company’s mission and values. We highly value curiosity, story-telling, innovative thinking, risk-taking, measurement, analytics, and above all, customer obsession. We work very closely with the product, CX, engineering, and operations teams - collaborating with them to connect customers to experiences that are indistinguishable from magic. If you want to work in an incredibly fast-paced and innovative environment, come join us! 
 
Visual/UX Designer
 
OJO Labs is looking for a passionate and talented Visual/UX Designer that enjoys tackling a variety of digital design challenges including performance marketing assets, web design, online and social media assets. You’ll also lead the development of engaging and beautiful brand assets -- across consumer, partner, and employee touchpoints. If you’re keen to understand emerging channels, nerd out over the latest design tools and tricks, have incredible attention to detail, and thrive on collaboration this could be the role for you. As a Visual/UX designer, you will be involved in every aspect of our multichannel marketing efforts – and have your fingerprints all over our emerging brand.
 
Responsibilities
  • Develop high performing creative assets and campaigns that elevate OJO Labs’ brand and drive action/engagement across multiple online channels. 
  • Roll up your sleeves to evolve and maintain our website presence 
  • Transform consumer and audience insights, messaging and other strategic inputs into compelling, engaging, and high performing creative 
  • Dive deep into performance data (CTR, conversion, dwell time, etc.) and use it to steer the direction of future creative strategy/execution 
  • Understand current marketing channels and explore emerging channels/touchpoints to and build channel optimized and contextually relevant creative that informs, engages, and delights our customers 
  • Present, explain, and defend visual design solutions to key stakeholders
 
 
Required Skills and Experience 

  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating B2C graphic design, online brand marketing, website design, and performance marketing. 
  • Experience using Sketch and Invision, Photoshop, Illustrator and other image-optimizing applications to create digital assets, physical artifacts, and online experiences 
  • Naturally curious and excited to learn 
  • A track record of presenting and defending design decisions, and moving quickly from design into production 
  • Understand user experience best practices for web design and mobile design 
  • Seeks feedback, happy to iterate, and enjoys collaborating with others 
  • 3+ years professional visual design experience in online marketing, digital advertising, and retail or e-commerce design 
  • Experience with design principles, typography, layout, and grid structures. 
  • Experience managing multiple projects with varying deadlines 
Preferred qualifications 
  • Expert photo retouching skills 
  • Motion graphics and / or relevant animation experience 
  • Ability to work independently to troubleshoot technical and process-related issues. 
 
Who is OJO? 
 
We are an Austin-based, technology startup focused on fundamentally improving the way people make their most important decisions through the fusion of machine and human intelligence. With offices in Austin, TX, Minneapolis, MN and Vieux Fort, St. Lucia, we have over 350 employees globally. We are continuously named a Top Place to Work and have recently been awarded Austin Inno’s “50 on Fire” award which recognizes the hottest startups in Austin. Backed by top-tier VCs and industry veterans, we have managed to hire the best technical, product and operational minds to pursue this incredible opportunity. We know we’re onto something big and everyone on our team has a significant impact on our evolving product, team and culture. 
What do we have to offer?
  • You get to work with the best of the best 
  • A collaborative, respectful environment where your voice will always be heard 
  • Competitive Salaries 
  • Equity 
  • Unlimited/Open PTO Policy 
  • Hip SoCo Austin Office 
  • Dog-Friendly Workplace 
  • Commuter Stipend or Free Parking 
  • 70% Coverage of Employee and Dependent Health Premiums 
  • Promote from Within Philosophy 
  • Volunteer Program 
  • Optimum Workspace Subsidy 
  • Many More – We have a whole team dedicated to making OJO an awesome place to work! 
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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Location

We recently moved (Aug 2019) into our hip new SoCo office - with an unobstructed view of beautiful downtown Austin. Come check us out!

What are OJO Labs Perks + Benefits

OJO Labs Benefits Overview

* You get to work with the best of the best
* A collaborative, respectful environment where your voice will always be heard
• Competitive Salaries
• Equity
• Unlimited/Open PTO Policy
• Hip SoCo Austin Office
• Dog-Friendly Workplace
• Commuter Stipend or Free Parking
• Optimum Workspace Subsidy
• 70% Coverage of Employee and Dependent Health Premiums
• Promote from Within Philosophy
• Volunteer Program (OJO Cares)
• Many More – We have a whole team dedicated to making OJO an awesome place to work!

Culture
Volunteer in Local Community
Monthly volunteer program called OJO Cares. Each month we go out into the community as a group and give our time to a variety of causes. Our people drive which causes we choose and how we participate!
Partners with Nonprofits
We've worked with some really amazing charities! A few examples are: Mobile Loaves & Fishes Community First Village, Austin Animal Center, We are Blood, Safe Austin, Capital Area Foodbank, and more!
Friends Outside of Work
Eat Lunch Together
Intracompany Committees
We have a Culture Committee compromised of folks across all departments and job levels. This group helps shape the activities we do together as a team!
Daily Stand Up
Open Door Policy
Team Owned Deliverables
Team Based Strategic Planning
Group Brainstorming Sessions
Pair programming
Open Office Floor Plan
Diversity
Highly Diverse Management Team
Our Executive and Senior leadership teams are diverse and well-rounded.
Mean Gender pay Gap Below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
We offer a pet insurance policy as part of our dedicated dog-friendly workplace (though our plans cover more than just dogs - even exotic pets)! We have multiple coverage options to choose from.
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team Workouts
We've recently partnered with Equinox gym (located in our building) to have OJO specific rates and special classes just for us!
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Competitive compensation plans.
Match Charitable Contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
We believe life is what happens outside of the office, and we support our team's individual needs to manage their schedules.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 3 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Return-to-Work Program Post Parental Leave
Company Sponsored Family Events
OJO holds semi-annual organized family events (such as Family Field Day in the summer) as well as various other options such as family-friendly volunteer opportunities through OJO Cares.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Our open PTO policy includes vacation and sick time, as well as anything else needed for our employees to manage their personal leave.
Paid Volunteer Time
We have a monthly volunteer program that provides opportunities to our team to give back to the community.
Sabbatical
Eligible employees get 42 days of paid sabbatical after their first 6 years of working at the company.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Special rates at Equinox gym, a company offered subsidy and OJO only classes.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
OJO has lots of growth and learning opportunities!
Lunch and Learns
Our Data Science and Engineering teams hold regular lunch and learns ranging from beginner to advanced topics.
Cross Functional Training Encouraged
Promote from Within
Customized development tracks
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