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User Experience Designer Gelato Network

About Gelato

Gelato is the world’s largest platform for producing personalized items and distributing them across the planet. We strive to give everyone the opportunity to build a global business and share their creativity in a smarter, faster, and greener way.

Our network of more than 100 production, logistics, and payment partners in 30 countries allows online stores - from startups to enterprises - to produce and deliver customized products anywhere in the world within an average of 72 hours. We also ensure a sustainable, local production. Shipping distances and carbon emissions are reduced, and because ordering happens is on demand, overproduction is eliminated.To accomplish this we are building:

  • A global network of production partners, who fulfills orders through our interfaces
  • Workflows optimized for partner experience and efficiency in print production
  • Reusable and extensible modules and components for understanding the production flows
  • Accessible, localized mobile and desktop interfaces

What you will be doing:

  • Work cross-functionally with the Gelato Network team (product managers, operations and production leaders, product development leads) and global print partners, to design and implement best-in-class frictionless experiences in Gelato Network across platforms (web, native) and devices (mobile, desktop)
  • Be the advocate within the organization for maintaining consistent customer experiences, design patterns, and standards across products and digital touch points.
  • Create consistent, functional, and beautiful interfaces for users in 30 different countries, 12 languages and 13 time zones
  • Be accountable for a consistent best-in-class usability experience
  • Brainstorm, prototype, test, and iterate on new ideas
  • See the positive impact of your work for our partners

Who you are:

  • 3+ years experience designing sophisticated interactive applications on web, mobile, and desktop, most likely as a User Experience or Interaction Designer in a cross-functional product driven organization or design agency
  • Masters or bachelors degree in human-computer interaction, cognitive psychology, interaction design, or related field.
  • A curious, creative problem solver
  • Open minded, and enjoy collaboration with both customers, designers and developers
  • Strategic perspective and operational attention to detail
  • Passionate about UX, UI and responsive designs
  • Care about accessibility and information architecture
  • Deep experience in implementing user interfaces from prototypes / design sketches
  • A skilled design manager with the ability to motivate and drive a high performance team and ability to prioritize and manage multiple milestones and projects efficiently
  • Consider the web as a powerful platform with a pool of opportunities
  • A plus if you have experience in print production

These are the early days. Come join us, and help us re-imagine the distribution of creativity. Be part of redefining the way people and companies share their creativity.

What it’s like to work at Gelato

We are a customer-obsessed team with the ambition to change the world by connecting technology to the printing industry and making it much more sustainable. Everyone who joins our team must feel genuinely intrigued and motivated by our mission. We expect a lot. We are a driven team with big goals, so we seek individuals who are genuinely passionate about their work and possess an entrepreneurial spirit. Our culture is unique and we live by our values, so it's worth learning more about our culture and how we work before presenting your application.

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User Experience Designer Gelato Network

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Who we are

We’re a team of 100+ people, 25 nationalities, spread across 6 timezones. We are on a mission to change the way physically printed collaterals are produced. We’ve come a long way building a network of partners across the world, however, there are still loads of challenges and opportunities ahead. Want to join us on this journey?

About Gelato

Communication is a fundamental human need and print is a powerful tool to help people communicate their creativity and passion. Perhaps this is why commercial printing has become one of the largest industries on the planet. Gelato's state of the art global print cloud facilitates local printing at a scale greater than the world has ever seen before. Learn more

What we offer

The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you can use the services you’ve been part of building. We’re not just another web application; we’re changing one of the world’s largest industries. Join a motivated, hard-working and passionate team in a dynamic and energetic startup environment.

Our culture

We are a global company with a global team. We hire for attitude and train for skills. We battle over ideas - which is why we don't believe in hierarchies - we all have equal value. We believe innovation happens when the quality of an idea matters, not the person who had it. We collaborate and build relationships. We speak about things as they are and how they feel.