This position is located at our new HQ in SoMa.
Design functional, efficient, and innovative web interfaces to manage commercial drone systems and operations.
Airware’s next-generation commercial drone platform extends beyond flight-related hardware and software. Giving drone operators online access to data, video, and images is a critical element of transforming drones from flying robots into viable business tools. Our UI/UX Designer will work with engineers to create functional, beautiful, and tightly-integrated web, desktop and mobile interfaces from concept to storyboard through deployment.
- Work with our product and engineering teams to design and implement an interface for laying out and executing a flight plan
- Design a web interface for operators to interact with data, video, and images from flights
- Improve user experience by focus-testing customers
Necessary Skills and Experience
- Strong UI/UX design portfolio highlighting Responsive Design, design-in-the-browser and Mobile-First principles
- Web Appl UI development
- Data Visualization/Charting
- Solid Photoshop skills
Beneficial skills and experience
- Desktop UI design
- Mobile app design
How to apply and what to expect
- Apply online. In addition to a portfolio, please include a resume and a short explanation of your background, accomplishments and what excites you about Airware. This will help us to get a multi-dimensional view of who you are and connect you to the right person at Airware quickly.
- Be prepared to have a detailed discussion with our team over Skype or in person to walk through your portfolio, highlighting previous projects.
- Be prepared to spend a half-day at our office to meet the Airware team, geek out with our engineers, write some code, and check out all of our toys.
Airware is building the next-generation autopilot platform for commercial drones, comprising hardware, firmware, software, and user interfaces. We are a rapidly growing startup, well-funded by two of the world’s pre-eminent technology venture capital firms, Andreessen Horowitz and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
We’re a passionate team who believe in ownership, excellence, building community, and continuous improvement. Here you will find the computer hacker, private pilot, laid-back surfer, RC hobbyist, homebrewer, and video game designer. If you thrive on solving challenging problems with a fun group of really bright people, we want to hear from you!
Check out our other opportunities at www.airware.com/careers.