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Build the Internet of Finance

Head of Product Design

$100k – $150k • 0.01% – 0.1%
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Location: New York is preferred, but will consider remote work option.

ABOUT AVALANCHE

Avalanche is an open-source platform for launching decentralized finance applications and enterprise blockchain deployments in one interoperable, highly scalable ecosystem. Developers who build on Avalanche can easily create powerful, reliable, and secure applications and custom blockchain networks with complex rulesets or build on existing private or public subnets.

ABOUT AVA LABS

Ava Labs makes it simple to launch finance applications using blockchain technology–with highly scalable and efficient networks, customizable public and private blockchains, the capability to create any digital asset, and more. We are empowering people to build an open, simple, and democratic internet of finance that enables the world to have a more prosperous future.

Ava Labs was founded by Cornell computer scientists who brought on talent from Wall Street to execute their vision. The company has received funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Initialized Capital, and Polychain Capital, with angel investments from Balaji Srinivasan and Naval Ravikant.

THE POSITION
Ava Labs' Head of Product & Marketing Design will be responsible for leading design across all teams and creating amazing user experiences and visuals for all product and marketing design strategies.

Ava Labs makes it simple to launch finance applications using blockchain technology – with highly scalable and efficient networks, customizable public and private blockchains, the capability to create any digital asset, and more. We are empowering people to build an open, simple, and democratic internet of finance.

We are looking for an individual who lives and breathes creativity and is passionate about taking product design to the front stage of the finance and blockchain industry. You will be responsible for working closely with our outstanding product, engineering, and marketing teams to produce a unique and industry-renowned experience.

WHAT WILL YOU DO

  • Lead Ava Labs product, marketing, and UI/UX design initiatives and related teams
  • Drive creative concepts that align with our branding and marketing campaigns
  • Develop in-house design processes, build design teams and play a critical role in maintaining brand consistency
  • Analyze understand users’ needs to create and execute top-flight visuals and a peerless user experience
  • Respond quickly to design challenges and feedback, and proactively anticipate needs for different teams and projects
  • Take risks and clearly articulate new concepts, while balancing feedback

WHAT WILL YOU BRING

  • 10+ years of experience in product and marketing design
  • 3+ years of experience managing and mentoring designers
  • Experience with growing tech start up companies
  • Passion for understanding users and how to develop a strong user base with effective designs and user experiences
  • Excitement to be the driving voice of design with visibility and leadership across Ava Labs
  • Deep understanding and insight for making individuals' lives better through great product experiences and campaigns.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to articulate design decisions
  • Ability to take technical/complex concepts and make them easily digestible for a wide range of audiences
  • Passion and excitement for blockchain is a plus
Location
New York • Usa
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Hiring contact

Phillip Liu

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Health insurance

Dental and vision coverage

Remote friendly

Snacks

Commuter benefits

Dog-friendly office

Monthly team activities

Happy hour fridays

Team outings

Relocation assistance

Competitive compensation and equity

Hardware setup of your choice

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Ava Labs at a glance

Build the Internet of Finance

Ava Labs focuses on Software, Finance Technology, Cryptocurrency, and Blockchains. Their company has offices in New York. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Ava Labs has raised $6M of funding; their latest round was closed on April 2019.

You can view their website at https://avalabs.org or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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