99.co
Country : Singapore
  • Full-time

Product Designer

99.co is a powerful map-based property search engine that utilizes smart algorithms to provide housing renters, buyers, and property agents alike a fast, transparent, and efficient property search experience. Our mission is to make the entire experience of finding, moving into and living in a new place seamless and hassle free, while keeping living in a new city what it should be - fun and enriching.

We are the fastest growing property portal in SE Asia and our goal is to empower people to search for a home they will love. Founded by one of the best engineering teams in Singapore, it is currently headquartered and operational in the Lion City. Our investors include Sequoia Capital and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.

Please read about our team, culture, and values here.

Responsibilities

  • Proactively and continuously review our product design, across app, mobile web and desktop, and feed UX/UI improvement ideas into the product team
  • Work with product team to develop ongoing product strategy
  • Help product managers visualise their ideas and validate design decisions with mockups and lightweight prototypes
  • Design user testing and turn observations into product design improvements
  • Become a brand guardian by reviewing brand guidelines and ensuring all product design is on brand

Requirements

We value design. We believe that there are few levers as powerful as design, which can impact a product, a company and the world. You may be a good fit with us if you:

Are passionate about creating user experiences that are beautifully intuitive and motivating. You think about the big picture, the brand, and end-to-end user experiences.

Love working in a team and enjoy collaborating with a diverse group of people. You enjoy engaging with other people on your team to generate and evaluate ideas, to produced executed work. You know that design is about launching and working constructively with people across all phases of development.

Interested in expanding your skills as a designer, learning from your peers and from your own practice. Our company places heavy emphasis on the growth of our employees and we appreciate someone who is hungry to grow.
 

A few more things we are looking for

  • You have plenty of experience designing for the web and mobile
  • You have an understanding of what makes an experience – you can think through various scenarios, find reasonable solutions, mock them up in detail and work with engineers build them
  • You have a real interest in, and understanding of, the power of design to influence behaviour. You don't just come up with pretty designs but think carefully about the objective and desired behaviour as a result of the design
  • You can distill complicated problems into simple and elegant solutions and have a strong understanding of composition, balance, symmetry, and white-space
  • You have a collaborative mindset and interest in working with a diverse group of passionate, curious people - which includes UI/UX designers, product managers, engineers and marketers
  • You value bold ideas and pay a great deal of attention to detail. You would never want to present something with errors or that doesn't answer the brief
  • You want to work on the hard problems and to set a new standard for the web/mobile experience
  • You can turn scrappy ideas and briefs into usable interactions, prototype and iterate on them with users and engineers until they are launched, understanding the priorities and concerns of the person briefing you
  • You can work on multiple projects at one time and manage your own deadlines
  • You have a refined aesthetic sense and believe in your designs because you have thought them through and communicate your ideas easily, passionately and with confidence, but importantly, you listen intently to feedback and maintain flexibility
  • You understand the technical limitations and liberties behind your decisions, and have enough chops to communicate your ideas to engineers
  • You thrive in an startup environment
  • You read everything and will paste an html peace character somewhere in your application.

You must have

A current online portfolio. Please provide a link in your application

Good to have

Photography, videography and video editing skills will be great to have.
Excellent CSS and HTML skills will make us cry

A few other things

We do not have a pre-requisite “minimum” number of years of experience for this role. Instead, we value tenacity, passion for what you do, a strong code of ethics and a healthy respect for diversity and inclusivity in order for you to fit in with our existing culture.

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