Product Designer (3+ yrs)

Graduate/ Equivalent Degree

Full Time

Bangalore

Why Join Vahak?

Aside from the fact that we're building India's leading B2B transportation marketplace, have bean bags, unlimited snacks, stellar perks and pretty much the coolest team -
... We forgot the punch line.

Oh well, if you want to be a part of a dynamic workforce and build a product that's impacting the lives of over 10 Lakh+ Indian transporters - come join us!

Fascinated by our culture? Get to know more about us!

About The Role:

We at Vahak, are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Product Designer to join our young & diverse team. You will play a key role in designing solutions for our mobile & web applications. You must cover every aspect of design i.e. UX Research, Wire-framing & Prototyping, Pixel perfect final designs, handover and collaboration with PMs & Developers.

You will be working with designers, engineers and product managers to achieve these goals. Our ideal candidate will have strong problem solving skills, knowledge about HCD fundamentals, and a user-centric mindset. We love people who are humble and collaborative with hunger for excellence.

Responsibilities:

  • Interact and collaborate with Head of Product, Product Managers, Product Designers, UX Designers to understand requirements, communicate your design thinking and ideas. Create product solutions as quick sketches, mockups, hi-fidelity visual designs, prototypes to solve the problem in hand. Review, refine and iterate designs and validate it with our users.
  • Ensure intuitive and amazing experiences for our users by transforming complex product requirements/concepts into easy-to-use & accessible features.
  • Craft every detail of new product features with pixel perfect design, understand the edge cases along with the visual expressions
  • Create new patters that are intuitive, develop scalable design systems with other designers in the team. Adhere to high quality style standards on typography and graphic design.
  • Identification of UX problems in collaboration with customer support and analysts, conduct layout adjustments, iterations based on user feedback and analysis to increase product adoption.
  • Adopt highly efficient design practices to own end-to-end design process (user research, wire-framing, prototype testing, pixel perfect design solutions).
  • Clearly communicate design logics, stories and concepts to cross-functional team of designer, engineers, analyst and product managers.
  • Ability to think and visualize concepts originally. Ability to perform tasks with little or no supervision and observe

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in design or relevant field.
  • 3-6 years of experience in UI/UX design for digital products (preferably mobile).
  • Portfolio of professional UX design work for mobile (Android & IOS) platforms.
  • Experience of building and shipping mobile/web applications independently end to end.
  • Familiarity with technical constraints and limitations to design for platforms such as mobile apps(Android/iOS) desktop and responsive web.
  • Proficient with industry standard design tools (Figma, Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite, Zeplin etc.)
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple milestones and projects efficiently.
  • Team spirit, good time-management skills, strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders.
  • Detail oriented, advanced problem solving skills with customer-centric approach.
  • Continued education and research into latest UI/UX trends and current design strategies.

How to Apply:

To apply for this role, you need to have a design portfolio of your previous works. This portfolio should only include strictly the following details:

  • Links or mockups of the 2 best projects/product/features you have come across as a Product Designer in your career.

Note: We strictly want just 2 projects, don’t share ad-hoc designs uploaded on Behance or any other sites. Just 2 projects will suffice, rest all will not be considered.

  • After the shortlisting we will invite candidates for an online Group Discussion on a design problem.

Let’s take a look at what’s in store for you

(Aside from the bundles of fun)

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Competitive Salary

There is no “right” salary for the right person! Our salaries are mad-competitive.

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Stacked Pantry

Fancy a snack, or two? Our pantry’s always loaded with tasty tidbits.

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Healthy work-life Balance

Think flexible work hours and generous leave policies.

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Tech of your Choice

Mac-book or Windows? Pick any tech that you are comfortable with!

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Team Retreats

We escape work stress with frequent getaways!

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Partying Hard

Expect food escapades, team retreats and (lots of) booze!”