Full Stack Designer

Gatecoin - Hong Kong

19 days ago

Gatecoin is a fast-growing fintech startup focused on the rapidly evolving blockchain ecosystem in the heart of the dynamic Asia Pacific region. We are looking for a full stack designer with frontend development skills to help us improve the look and feel of our web and mobile based blockchain assets trading platform.

An ideal candidate will have an intricate appreciation of both web and mobile UI and UX, competency in HTML5, CSS and JavaScript and the flexibility to produce non-product design collaterals such as those required by our marketing team.

You will be exposed to the latest developments in the blockchain industry and have the chance to learn about new frontend technologies through regular training sessions. We also encourage you to spend up to 10% of your time at work to contribute to open source blockchain projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to frontend team
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and sitemaps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Design key marketing collaterals such as logos, web/mobile advertising banners, social media campaign banners, business cards, company t-shirts, pamphlets and event signs
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Qualifications

  • A degree in human-computer interaction, interaction design, a visual arts subject or a related field, or extensive equivalent experience and a proven track record.
  • 2-5 years experience as a web and or mobile designer
  • Graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS and JavaScript for rapid prototyping
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Up-to-date with the latest web and mobile trends, techniques and technologies
  • Ability to perform in a flexible development environment with continuous delivery practices, a modular organizational structure and project swap opportunities
  • Good command of both spoken and written English
  • Confident working in an international team

Great if you have:

  • Experience with JavaScript based frameworks such as Angular, React, ExtJS and or JQuery
  • Experience with frontend development best practices such as: Firebug debugging. End-to-end testing with tools such as Selenium, CDN, Caching, Familiarity with HTTP2 and IPv6
  • Knowledge of git and git collabotation tools such as github and gitlab
  • Knowledge of an object-oriented statically typed language such as Java or C#
  • Knowledge or experience of TypeScript
  • Experience with ServiceStack and ASP.NET MV
  • Experience working on the backend as well, especially with databases such as MySQL and object-relational mapping tools like EntityFramework
  • Experience in automation of operations (DevOps) in Unix/Windows
  • Experience with bitcoin, ethereum and other blockchain technologies

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