UI/UX Lead – Blockchain

Full Time @Animoca Brands in Product Design

Job Description

Animoca Brands, a Deloitte Tech Fast winner and ranked in the Financial Times list of High Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 2021, is a leader in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification that is working to advance digital property rights. It develops and publishes a broad portfolio of products including the REVV token and SAND token; original games including The Sandbox, Crazy Kings, and Crazy Defense Heroes; and products utilizing popular intellectual properties including Disney, WWE, Snoop Dogg, The Walking Dead, Power Rangers, MotoGP™, and Formula E. The company has multiple subsidiaries, including The Sandbox, Blowfish Studios, Quidd, GAMEE, nWay, Pixowl, Forj, Lympo, Grease Monkey Games, and Eden Games. Animoca Brands has a growing portfolio of more than 200 investments in NFT-related companies and decentralized projects that are contributing to building the open metaverse, including Axie Infinity, OpenSea, Dapper Labs (NBA Top Shot), Yield Guild Games, Harmony, Alien Worlds, Star Atlas, and others. For more information visit www.animocabrands.com or follow on Twitter or Facebook.
Responsibilities:
– Collaborate with leadership and team members across design, engineering, product management, and marketing;
– Define, craft, and evolve designs that fit within visual systems and/or standards;
– Proactively solicit feedback from stakeholders and provide feedback to the broader product team to strive for better quality;
– Review existing products and do product testings and improvement reports;
– Work with outsourcing companies to review their UI/UX, research deliveries;
– Lead and mentor the design team to streamline work flows and improve UX strategy across multiple projects;
– Become familiar with crypto-user thinking and stay on top of upcoming trends and figure out the user behavior and user journey for our target user. 
Requirements:
– Only candidates with an online (or PDF) portfolio will be considered;
– Minimum 5-8 years of UI/UX design experience;
– Proficiency in design software including Figma and Photoshop;
– Experience with websites;
– Strong sense of responsive design, UX and technology trends;
– Ability to conduct user research, A/B testing and iteration usability testing;
– Comfort with an iterative design process that includes accepting and acting on feedback;
– Strong understanding of blockchain, cryptocurrency or e-commerce is preferable;
– Self-driven, a growth mindset;
– A player/coach mentality.
 Related Skills:Organized and detailed with excellent written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail;Good command of written and spoken English;Understanding of the “freemium” business model, including customer acquisition, retention, and monetization.
Working visa sponsorship and relocation allowance will be provided for non-Hong Kong candidates.
 
If you feel you might be who we are looking for, please send your cover letter and CV, stating the position applied for, and your current and expected salaries to careers@animocabrands.com. We regret that due to the large volumes of applications we receive, we can only respond to candidates who fit the brief.
 
Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and will only be used for recruitment-related purposes. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Information of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed after six months.
THE PERKS
 
– Dynamic and Multi-cultural work environment (15 nationalities and counting!)
– Token and NFT incentive schemes provided by Animoca Brands
– Flat company structure: your ideas get heard by the right people very quickly
– Casual work attire
– Opportunity to get involved in working with various subsidiary brands
– Benefits (Medical / Life / Transportation Allowances)