: UI/UX Design Lead
36 Bromfield Street
Boston, MA 02108

Employee Testimonials

Jackie Murillo, Account Executive
Ryan Haag, Director of Inside Sales
Knoq is a technology company that encourages people to talk to their neighbors. Our technology recruits, trains and guides neighborhood representatives (Knoqers) to go out into their own neighborhoods and talk to people about products and services that can make their lives better. Our platform has been used by Google Fiber, NRG, Inspire Energy, Fluent Home Security and many other direct-to-home brands. We are growing 500% YoY and are hiring 200+ people this year. We are backed by Haystack VC, Initialized, Liquid2, Fathom Capital and Background Capital.
We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to join our fast growing team and turn our software into easy-to-use products for our clients. In this role you will be among the first members of the design team and you will help shape how the team operates and grows.

UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, wed like to meet you.
Come be part of our success story!
Responsibilities
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images
Requirements
  • Proven 2-5 years work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. Balsamiq, Wireframe.cc and InVision)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Sketch, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills
  • BSc in Design, Computer Science or relevant field
  • This position is not currently open to remote work
What's in it for you
  • Be the first in house designer at a fast growing startup and help grow the team!
  • Generous equity offering
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Access to professional networking resources
  • All of the Skittles you could possibly eat
  • Learn new technologies, and contribute to open source projects
  • Significantly impact the design of an early-stage product

Knoq, an equal opportunity employer, does not consider any protected traits (e.g. race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, non-job-related disability, age, or any other protected trait) when hiring under federal, state and local laws

Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Jackie Murillo, Account Executive
Jackie Murillo
Account Executive

I love working for an org that always takes the work seriously but doesn’t take themselves too seriously. This is Knoq in a nutshell. Our office banter and giphy game are on point.

Ryan Haag, Director of Inside Sales
Ryan Haag
Director of Inside Sales

At Knoq, my contributions and opinions matter. Each team member is valued and given the chance to let their talents and abilities shine.

Aditya Sathyanarayan, Software Engineer
Aditya Sathyanarayan
Software Engineer

Knoq is a company that inspires you to bring your A+ game into work everyday, because the positive energy is contagious.

Sissi Zhou, Customer Success
Sissi Zhou
Customer Success

Only at Knoq you learn about how rugby works one day and then the history of flutes the next, because we’re all encouraged to share what we’re passionate about (aside from Knoq!) and everyone is eager to learn from each other.