Senior UI Designer (Blockchain Marketplace Project) - Contractor

Vancouver, BC
We are looking for an exceptional UI Designer to develop first-of-a-kind blockchain-based consumer web experiences that bring together leading edge strategies and technologies.

In this role, you will help us define and create delightful responsive web interfaces for desktop and mobile. You will help shape the way new solutions are introduced to, and adopted by audiences throughout the world. 

At Axiom Zen, every one of us shares a common vision: to create the future we want to live in. We need the right people to help us realize that vision. 

The ideal candidate is passionate about UI and is constantly testing and trying new products, deconstructing them to understand areas of opportunity (e.g. online, e-comm, apps, and games). They are progressive in their design sensibilities, pulling ideas cross-industry in an effort to shape outstanding user experiences. They have a strong understanding of visual design & UX and are able to unify them to create beautiful and cohesive design systems.
What we'll accomplish together:
  • Balance design with usability and functionality to build stunning products with best-in-class user experiences
  • Own the visual language and design system
  • Create production-ready UI, with keen attention to development constraints (Unity/React) and best practices.
  • Partner with UX lead to shape and drive working sessions with key stakeholders in design, product and engineering
  • Gather feedback and quickly iterate on designs and prototypes
A little about you:
  • A portfolio that demonstrates a range and depth of skill designing beautiful and effective experiences
  • Strong attention to detail, design accuracy, and emphasis on visual consistency
  • Ability to work autonomously, and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience designing visual systems for desktop and mobile web
  • Ability to work on problems of complex and diverse scope, and to identify creative alternatives
  • Effective in communicating conceptual ideas, detailed designs, and design rationale both verbally and visually
  • Proven ability to be responsible for visual design direction
  • Experience with Agile a strong plus
About us:

Axiom Zen is an award-winning venture studio that combines the best parts of a startup, venture capital firm, and incubator to create a flexible platform to serve as the long-term home for brilliant people. 

Our portfolio companies, including Dapper Labs and ZenHub, combine creativity and experience to deliver leading solutions in emerging technology. Our mission is to inspire delight through thoughtful user experiences.

In order to support our evolving product suite, first-of-a-kind new projects, and partners including the NBA, Warner Music Group and Ubisoft to name a few, we are on the hunt for talented individuals to join our team.

More about Axiom Zen:

At Axiom Zen we recruit the best and foster an environment that empowers our team. That means a workplace that is diverse, inclusive, and open-minded. We welcome applicants of all backgrounds, regardless of race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.   

Because we care about our team, we work hard to provide perks that make their lives better by offering:
- Flexible vacation & remote work policy - most team members take between 15-20 days off per year, but we have no hard limit
- Diverse opportunities for learning and development
- On-site gym and fitness reimbursements
- Dog friendly office!

Check out our careers page to learn more about what other benefits we offer!