Come be weird and keto with us in Austin, TX.

UI/UX Web Designer

Keto Krate is a small company empowering keto dieter’s to stick to their keto diet through knowledge, variety, inspiration and fun. We do this through a monthly delivery of keto snacks, fostering a community and attempting to be helpful and entertaining to keto’ers in any way we can.

Our mission is to to help liberate individuals and marketplaces from their dependence on refined carbohydrates.

The keto diet works, it’s spreading like wildfire and it’s changing lives. We’re pumped to be keto’ers and are looking for more keto’ers to join our team!

Mission for this role

Everyone at Keto Krate recognizes that beautiful, intuitive design is a cornerstone of successful modern businesses.  This role is about designing and owning all of the digital interfaces that our customers experience. It starts with our homepage but it doesn’t end there.  Our goal is to create a self-serving membership platform for our subscribers–but in a way that still manages to create a real human connection with our customers.  Community is key.

The successful designer needs to develop an excellent understanding of both the users’ needs and motivations, as well as our business objectives and technologies. The designer’s main task will be to drive business objectives through excellent user-centric design.

Mockups and prototypes will be your key deliverable.  If you have HTML/CSS experience we may ask you to markup the prototype, but anything of larger scale or requiring programming work will be handed off internally or externally.

Outcomes

  • To have an intimate understanding of our brand and customer within a few weeks of joining the team.
  • Helping the team take creative ideas from concept to reality.
  • To be a trusted voice in the room on all UI/UX design related decisions.
  • Producing key design deliverables on a defined schedule.

Questions you may hear on the job

  • “Can you mock up a new signup form here?”
  • “{your.name}, are you free tomorrow to sit down and rethink our customer dashboard?”
  • “Can you rethink our cancellation flow, in the interest of increasing retention (while not sacrificing customer satisfaction)?”
  • “{your.name}, did you eat all of the Chocoperfection bars?”

Qualifications

  • A strong portfolio and a passion to be part of our team!

Competencies

  • A desire to be part of a modest, entrepreneurial team who wants to move fast! If you’re a person who’d prefer to get lost in the shuffle of a big company, this isn’t the right job for you. We want you to be an indispensable part of the team and someone we look to for advice regarding any and all UI design related elements of Keto Krate.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A keen eye for intuitive/easy to understand design.
  • Wireframe design skills.
  • Mobile first mindset, with competency to modify for larger displays.
  • HTML/CSS skills a bonus.
  • A passion for Keto is a HUGE bonus!

What the selection process looks like

  • 20-30 minute introductory phone call
  • 90-120 minute in person off site interview to get to know more about each other
  • On site meeting at Keto Krate HQ’s to learn more about our team and culture to see how well we fit together
  • Reference check
  • Final decision

How to apply

  • Click on the big blue button below!

This position is a full-time, salaried position. It is located on-site at our office in Austin, TX. We offer health insurance, fun team building events, and a kitchen stocked full of keto friendly snacks. Relocation expenses can be offered to the right candidate.

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