UI/UX Designer

San Francisco, California | Freelance | Job ID #61845 |
Posted Last Month

Onward Search is on the hunt for a UI/UX Designer to join the team of our mission-driven green tech start-up. The ideal candidate will have a passion for making an impact on climate change as well as creating simple user-friendly designs. You will report to the COO and will work to provide a fresh perspective and deep design expertise to the team.


  • Design high-quality, innovative, and thoughtful deliverables that are simple and intuitive, with customer experience always at the forefront - focus on dashboards and data visualization
  • Improve the efficiency and technical offering of their products & development process
  • Create and produce a variety of materials such as wireframes, prototypes, mockups, marketing materials, graphics, and presentations
  • Contribute to their overall design system’s documentation and evolution, while strategically advancing the overall UX/UI of their product offering
  • Work with the Developers and Engineers to ensure a viable product as well as during the QA phase
  • Present design options and recommendations in a way that builds consensus, gets buy-in, and moves the project forward


  • 4+ years of UI/UX and visual design experience with a portfolio of at least 6 major projects
  • Heavy experience with dashboards and data visualization (desktop and mobile)
  • Advanced in design tools like Sketch, Adobe XD, InVision, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
  • Expertise in using HTML to template communications and newsletters preferred
  • Working proficiency with HTML/CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, CSS grids, WordPress, and HubSpot
  • Approaches complex problems with a data-driven design approach
  • Prior experience applying user-centric approach, demonstrating a passion for user-experience, effectively evaluating and elevating user voice within internal decision-making processes
  • Experience working at an early-stage technology company environment, preferably within the Enterprise SaaS and/or IoT Hardware space
  • Experience in tech, as their products are very technical with features & functionality, must be able to translate this jargon to the consumer

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.