Axonista is operating a fully remote team at this time, this is a remote (working from home) position.

We're currently only accepting candidates from Ireland, Spain, France, or Croatia.


Founded in 2010, Axonista is a multi-award winning leading video technology company. Axonista powers interactive video shopping experiences for global media companies including QVC, HSN, WaterBear and Oxfam.


Axonista’s technology is used by hundreds of thousands of people across the world as organisations embrace the opportunities of video commerce. Using our technology platform, and our team's deep expertise, our customers can build, and deliver to market, any video-based product, from simple shoppable livestreams, to the most ambitious streaming services across all devices.


We’re a creative, collaborative team and we share an ambitious vision for the future of our company. We value delivering high quality work, no matter our role. We are passionate about helping our customers bring innovative, high quality video streaming services to market. We have a female CEO and a strong gender balance which we are always working to improve.


We are a team of 45 - and counting - located across Europe, with company operations headquartered in Ireland. Our customers are based in the US, and Europe, and we have plans to grow significantly over the next few years.


The Role

We are searching for a Senior UX/UI Designer to help translate our customer's strategic goals into exceptional design. You will primarily work on an innovative video shopping application across TV platforms like Amazon Fire, tvOS, and Roku. You will do this as part of a cross-functional team of designers, engineers, product managers, and researchers.


While the role will primarily involve designing TV applications. It's not necessary to have experience designing for TV, training will be provided for the successful candidate.


You will work closely with the product team to create solutions with a user centred design approach. This includes working with the research and business team to identify areas of value for the user groups. Mapping potential solutions via diagramming and wire-framing. Building realistic prototypes to conduct user testing and concept validation on. Iterating designs based on feedback from test sessions and internal stakeholders. Producing high fidelity designs that are both user friendly and practical to implement.


About You

You're motivated by both team and personal success, you're a fast learner and passionate about technology. You're able to work effectively as part of a fully remote team, you're generally a happy human and you enjoy collaborating with other people, helping and challenging each other to get your collective best work done. You're confident in your abilities, and able to take ownership of delivering high-quality designs.


Must Have Experience

  • 5+ years professional experience in a UX/UI role.
  • A portfolio that demonstrates strong UX/UI skills.
  • Experience using Sketch (or similar) for creating high fidelity designs
  • Experience using Miro (or similar) for creating diagrams.
  • Experience using Framer (or similar) for creating prototypes.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, and an appetite for learning.
  • Strong opinions, weakly held.


For Bonus Points

  • Front-end web development skills. (CSS, HTML, Javascript).
  • Experience in people / team management.
  • Experience designing eCommerce interfaces / video players.
  • Video editing / animation skills.
  • Illustration.
  • Experience with Abstract (version control design tool).
  • Photo editing / Illustration skills.


Perks & Benefits

  • Up to 25 days paid holidays
  • Working from home allowance
  • Health insurance contribution
  • Enhanced Maternity Leave Benefit
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Quarterly Lab Days – dedicated time to collaborate on innovative projects
  • Regular company social events
  • Flexible working arrangements including remote working
  • Bike to work scheme
  • IFI annual membership


We recognise that to do our best work, we need the best people, and the best people come from all walks of life. Diversity in ideas, background, and life experience is the key to innovation, and ultimately success. If you’d love to apply but aren’t sure about something, or feel you don't meet all the requirements, get in touch at hiring@axonista.com and we can discuss whether this role might be the right fit for you.


As a company we understand how important a healthy work life balance is, and we have supported remote working for the past 5 years.

Unfortunately at this time we don’t offer visa sponsorship.


https://www.axonista.com/


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While Axonista is a remote working organisation, employees are still required to be based in one of the following countries: Ireland, France, Spain or Croatia. Please detail the country in which you plan on being based should you be successful.