Senior Product Designer Flipboard
Our mission is to fundamentally improve how people discover, view and share content across their social networks. Flipboard was named Apple?s iPad App of the year and is one of TIME?s Top 50 Innovations.
What you could work on
Build a product that millions use and love every day, transforming how people discover, browse and share media. You will learn and grow while shaping the product, the company, resulting in the most impactful work of your career. Team-up with cutting-edge thought leaders from Apple, Google, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Sony, Ning, Tellme and Microsoft to help grow the world?s first social magazine across multiple platforms.
As a start up, we feel like we are just beginning our journey. We have big ideas and we want to hear yours. We are looking for a Senior Product Designer to join our team who is excited about building the future together.
Be a magazine maker
From the famous to just the fabulously obsessed, Flipboard users have made their own unique magazines. We are constantly shipping new features focused on the future of storytelling.
Shape a new print aesthetic
We are obsessed with typography, layouts and visual narrative. We love combining all of that with new ways to discover and distribute content. You will immerse yourself in a world where algorithm meets art.
Explore new ideas around the way people share and consume content
Take conceptual ideas and turn them into beautiful product for our users
Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
Partner effectively in a cross-functional product team with engineers while presenting ideas and designs effectively
Bring original ideas and fresh approaches to each project
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Clearly articulate your design decisions to cross functional teams
Willingness to learn and take on new challenges
Must have a portfolio featuring examples of product design work
Ideally fluent in CSS and HTML
BA/BS in Design or related field
Why Join Flipboard
Build a product that millions use and love every day, transforming how people discover, browse and share media. By joining Flipboard now, our startup culture will enable you to learn and grow while shaping the product, the company, resulting in the most impactful work of your career.
Team-up with cutting-edge thought leaders from Apple, Google, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Sony, Ning, Tellme, and Microsoft, Time Inc. & Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to help grow the world's first social magazine across multiple platforms.
Collaborative teams work together with strong purpose and vision.
Pick your equipment: we provide your choice of computers, screens, tablets, and peripherals.
Flipboard?s HQ is an open, beautifully converted art studio centrally located in the heart of downtown Palo Alto.
Compensation including base, equity, plus generous, comprehensive benefits
Benefits & Perks:
401(k) with company contribution
Vision, dental, life, and health insurance
Unlimited ?out of office time? for holidays, vacation, sick leave, and personal or family needs
Subsidized commuter programs
Beer Fridays: casual team & friend meet-ups at Flipboard HQ
Team celebrations: company anniversaries, birthdays, Thanksgiving, weddings/babies- you name it, we celebrate it.
Flipboard Sports- Basketball team, certified rock climbers, biking, or anything you?d like to organize.
Lots of snacks- healthy and otherwise.
It?s an amazing time for media?and Flipboard is growing at a record pace. Help us explore new ideas around the way people share and consume content.
If you?re as excited as we are about transforming the social media experience, drop us a line.
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