SOFTWARE ENGINEER (JAVASCRIPT, NODE.JS) AT EDUCATION STARTUP

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Who is Recruiting from Scratch:

Recruiting from Scratch is a premier talent firm that focuses on placing the best product managers, software, and hardware talent at innovative companies. Our team is 100% remote and we work with teams across the United States to help them hire.

About our Client

Join our client in transforming the way remote teams work and communicate.  Their AI-powered collaborative note-taking app works across Zoom, Google Meet, and Microsoft Teams to help teams record, transcribe, search and share meeting notes.  In addition, we are making virtual meetings accessible to all employees - allowing team members with disabilities to participate in a world that is now dominated by virtual meetings.

With over 10M users experiencing their product, they are making an impact at scale and we are growing fast.  The team is made up of top talent from companies like Google, Facebook, Yahoo!, Microsoft, Pinterest, Spotify, and Plaid.  They are backed by leading investors that include David Cheriton (Google’s first investor), Tim Draper (Draper Associates), Spectrum Equity, Horizons Ventures, GGV Capital, and Duke University.

About this role

Do you enjoy building products that people love to use everyday? Our client looking for a seasoned product designer to design and create intuitive, compelling experiences. Their core product is gaining rapid adoption, and our client believes this role can help them improve the way people and teams communicate. The right person thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative, and agile start-up environment and will enjoy the freedom to explore and develop product experiences that change the way our client communicates.

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of product design experience
  • Mastery of UX/UI principles and shipping product
  • Enjoy working with autonomy, and mentoring designers
  • Critical thinker and deep collaborator to solve complex problems  
  • Strong communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • iOS, Android, Web platforms, extensions, and integration experience
  • FE experience, for close partnership with engineering and platform team
  • Collaborate with marketing and product team to ensure consistent tone of voice / look and feel throughout the product and marketing efforts
  • Bonus point for UX writing
  • Ideas to improve our design processes, prototyping new approaches to the work
  • Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline from a top design school

Employee Benefits

  • Stock. Be a [literal] stakeholder in our company’s future.
  • Food. Enjoy catered meals and boundless snacks.
  • Fun. We host team lunches weekly and team events bi-quarterly.
  • People. Work with talented, collaborative, and friendly people who love what they do.
  • Health and Saving. Receive the benefits of comprehensive health, dental, vision and disability insurance.

Base Salary Range

  • 150K-175K+