Senior UI/UX Designer

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May 9, 2022
Full Time
United States

GOLF+ is looking for an experienced UI/UX designer to help craft our experience for our active player community. You'll be writing the next chapter for GOLF+, pushing new features forward across the entire title: from the in-game menus to our online player dashboard. You'll be a champion of our design language across our online presence and set a high bar for the quality of our experience.

What you will achieve

  • You will work on new features from initial ideation to launch. You will have a big say in the design direction of the game.
  • You will work with our product leads to provide mockups and then iterate to create final designs.
  • You will review existing designs and propose improvements.
  • You will work closely with our engineers to ensure the features are built as designed.

Skills you'll need to bring

  • Design Experience
    You’re comfortable working in figma and have design projects that you're proud to present as examples of your skills. You also have experience working across multiple projects at once.
  • Quality of work
    You have an eye for design, visuals, and polish. A high level of quality in all your work is a must.
  • Thoughtful problem solving
    You begin with a clear understanding of the context before diving into solving the problem. You can break down complex problems and effectively define a concise plan to solve them.
  • Ship at scale
    You understand that the work we do is shipped to hundreds of thousands of players and each of them expects a high level of quality from our game. You are comfortable with taking quick action in case of an issue in the live game and working with the rest of the team to implement a solution.
  • Pragmatic and business-oriented
    You care about our mission and the impact of what you build in support of it. You’re not just running after solving the shiny cool next thing but rather can see the big picture and are able to prioritize the tasks that matter most to the mission.
  • Care for our players
    You think through how new features can impact real people playing our game. You want to help our players who run into problems and sometimes work directly with them to solve those problems. You are passionate about a player's experience in the game and desire to improve it wherever possible.
  • Empathetic in communication
    You communicate nuanced ideas clearly, whether you’re explaining technical decisions in writing or brainstorming in real-time. In disagreements, you engage thoughtfully with other perspectives and compromise when needed. When deadlines get close and tensions are high, you don’t allow the situation to affect your teamwork.

Perks & Benefits

We strive to provide our employees and their families a highly competitive, innovative, and inclusive benefits experience that attracts the best talent from diverse backgrounds. Thoughtfully designed, these benefits aim to help you enjoy your time at GOLF+ while giving you the peace of mind you need for your current and future well being. Additionally, we practice what we preach by growing the game of golf with the offering of various golf focused perks.

  • Time off
    GOLF+ offers flexible paid time off in addition to 7 government holidays. Our goal it to make sure you have the time off that you need for your health and wellbeing.
  • Parental Leave
    We know how important the first few weeks are after welcoming a new addition to your family. We offer biological, adoptive, and foster parent paid time off to ensure you can spend quality time with your family during such times.
  • Healthcare
    We offer competitive medical and dental insurance for employees and their dependents.
  • Retirement planning
    GOLF+ makes it easy to save money for retirement by providing our employees with a 401k plan.
  • Remote Work
    Although we are headquartered in Austin, TX, GOLF+ has embraced remote work wholeheartedly. The only commute you will need to worry about in the morning is the one to your desk at home.
  • Golf stipend
    We take our mission seriously. The best place to start growing the game of golf is among ourselves therefore we offer a yearly stipend for golf lessons and equipment. If you are joining us without ever having played golf, have no fear because you’ll have all the help you need to get started!

GOLF+ is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or any employment decision based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other applicable legally protected characteristic. GOLF+ considers qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. GOLF+ is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation made due to a disability, please let your recruiter know.

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About Us

At GOLF+ we’re obsessed with bringing the joy of golf to as many people as possible. Whether you’ve been playing since you were a kid, like our cofounders, or are just getting started, we’re committed to enhancing your experience through the use of immersive technology, while staying true to the sport. We consider ourselves pioneers in the space and strongly encourage new ideas and experimentation. We’re constantly trying to push the limits and many of our ideas fail, which is totally fine. Moving fast and trying new things is par for the course. If you love tech and golf then this is the perfect place for you!

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