UX/UI Designer

Remote (US) /
Product /
Contractor
Akido is a Series A funded, Y combinator backed company helping major healthcare, government and other non-profit institutions maximize social impact and effectively manage their most vulnerable populations. We are building our vision to create a more equitable and just world by enabling the free flow of information through connecting data networks to solve some of the most difficult problems our society faces. The initiatives that we have supported include building a nation-wide public health disaster preparedness network, improving health outcomes through patient behavior change at one of the nation’s largest health systems and combating homelessness and racial injustice in Los Angeles. Akido has assembled a diverse team of bright, passionate and motivated people who care deeply about solving these problems and making a lasting impact within the communities we serve.

Akido is looking for a UX/UI designer to join our team on a part-time basis (typically 10-20 hours per week) to work with our Product Team on designing our portfolio web and native applications. As the UX/UI Designer, you will work hand in hand with our Product Managers through the design and development lifecycle to turn requirements and user knowledge into high fidelity designs. These designs will be used to develop new features and also support sales efforts.

Based in Los Angeles; work from anywhere in North or South America (must be in similar timezone).

Requirements

    • Proficient with Sketch
    • 2+ years of digital UX and/or UI design experience
    • An available online portfolio
    • Experience with web, android and iOS design patterns and constraints
    • Strong ability to advocate for design decisions with best practices and data
    • Thinks holistically and two steps ahead when making design decisions
We look forward to hearing from you!