Hammerhead is a tech startup, building the software platform for the sport of cycling. At present we are focused on producing the Karoo, the world’s best bicycle computer. We are a team of athletes, creators, and doers who get to spend our time building the finest product in our category, for the sport we love. This is an exciting time to come aboard. The Hammerhead Karoo shipped in March of 2018 and is used by thousands of customers in 32 countries worldwide.
We are now seeking a senior UI/UX designer to bring excellent software and user experience to the cycling market. The successful candidate will be responsible for core UI/UX on both the Karoo cycling computer and online web “Dashboard”. They will report directly to the head of product and head of software engineering. This role requires understanding of the cycling market, and extensive experience in mobile UI/UX. Ideally they have additional knowledge in areas such as: data visualization, animation, wearable or automotive UI.
The Senior UI/UX Designer will:
Produce excellent design
Clearly communicate design to dev. team
Provide design assets to other teams
Manage and grow a team
To join us, you must:
Be on this mission to win
We are not here to take part in our category, we are here to take it over. We are working on applying some of the most interesting technology to some of the most exciting applications. We’ve built a strong team from around the world. We have extremely ambitious goals for the future as well as the team to seize them. You must bring enthusiasm, aggression, and the determination to succeed, excited by the prospect of working hard, in the full confidence that your colleagues are too.
Accept extreme ownership
We do not believe in work/life balance. It’s all life, and it is short. We believe in spending it doing something meaningful, with people you admire, enjoy, and respect. Our culture is defined by the things that we do right, when it would be easier to do them wrong. You must be willing to admit your own mistakes, develop a plan to overcome them, and blame no one else. You must set this example for the team that you directly lead and grow.
Intuit our customers needs to produce compelling design
Building features that will delight cyclists requires you to understand the use case intuit their needs. You must have a deep sense of the sport, or be willing to immerse yourself in the sport, fully confident in your ability to rapidly learn its nuances.
Specific qualifications and skills required: