Spreetail is hiring an

UX Designer

Lincoln, United States
Full-Time
Spreetail is an ecommerce company that connects brands with customers wherever they love to shop online. We delight our customers every day by putting our technology, marketing, and supply chain to work for them behind the scenes. Born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska, Spreetail has grown into offices and fulfillment centers in 8 cities across 6 states.

Spreetail's Software team, known internally as Toolkit, consists of Engineering, Product Management, and User Experience. This team builds a completely home-grown software to compete against top players in the ecommerce industry.  The software controls our business from beginning to end: ordering, marketing, inventory, customer service, and accounting. We use the latest and greatest libraries and development methodologies to build elegant solutions to complex, real-world problems. 

The Spreetail Software team builds in-house solutions to facilitate the business needs of departments like accounting, business development, customer experience, marketing, and operations. The Experience team is responsible for the look and feel of the products built. We work closely with our users to understand needs, iterate on ideas, and implement elegant solutions that help us compete against top players in the ecommerce industry. 

As a User Experience (UX) Designer, you are a detail-driven individual who is skilled in visual and interactive design. You're a lifelong learner who loves to teach others in return. You have a passion for quality, usability, performance, and aesthetic. 


As a UX Designer, you will:

  • Be the liaison between research and implementation 
  • Design low- to high-fidelity mockups and build prototypes to assist in product development and user research 
  • Iterate quickly over product designs 
  • Work closely with your peers to define and maintain a consistent, commercial grade experience 
  • Contribute to the style and aesthetic of reusable components and tools to be shared with your team 
  • Lead and conduct comprehensive reviews of interfaces throughout the platform, finding opportunities for design and ensuring consistency 
  • Share knowledge and promote practices that reduce friction in all areas of the company 

You must have:

  • A bachelor's degree in Design, Art, HCI, or equivalent practical experience 
  • A strong ability to create mockups and prototypes (low- to high-fidelity) 
  • Experience with UI design software, such as Adobe Create Suite, Sketch, Figma, etc. 
  • A background in writing clean, structured HTML, and reusable styles using CSS (preferably through a preprocessor such as SCSS) 
  • A body of design work demonstrating strong design process in tandem with impeccable visual design skills 

Benefits
We believe in making employees’ lives easier with benefits that enhance their quality of life. To reward your hard work and dedication, Spreetail offers:
 
- Generous Vacation Time. Hourly team members enjoy 20 days of PTO each year and salaried employees are granted untracked PTO.
· Health Insurance. Spreetail pays your full monthly premium.
· Home Owner Bonus. After 2 years, Spreetail supports your purchase of a home with a $5k bonus.
· 3 Year Island Getaway. You and a guest get a 5 star beach vacation.
· 5 Year Sabbatical. Take 10 days off to reward your time in the office.
· Donation Match. We match you dollar-for-dollar up to $250/year, and up to $1,000/year after 5 years.
· Pet Friendly Office (Omaha and Austin only).
· Unit Appreciation Rights. As Spreetail grows, so does your bank account.
· Leadership Development. We invest in making you a stronger team member.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Spreetail is an equal opportunity employer that hires based on stellar qualifications, positive attitude, and exemplary work ethic rather than factors like age, gender identity, race, nationality, religion, or sexuality.

Benefits

•Unit Appreciation Rights: Up to 5% of yearly salary; based upon company and team performance
•Company Bonus: Up to 5% of yearly salary; based upon company and team performance
Health Insurance: Spreetail offers two plans:
-Aetna PPO: Spreetail covers 100% of premiums for employees and 50% for your spouse and dependents included on the plan.
-Aetna HDHP HSA Plan: Spreetail will contribute $500 to an HSA for an employee-only plan or $1000 for your spouse and dependents included on the plan.
•Dental Insurance: Spreetail will pay half of the dental coverage for you/spouse/family plans
• 401k: Spreetail partners with ForUsAll to provide the opportunity to invest in your future with pre-tax and post-tax plan options
•Paid Time Off: untracked time off
•Wedding Week: Enjoy an additional 5 paid days off before or after your wedding
•Creating a Home: After 2 years of employment, Spreetail will give you $5,000 when you buy a home
•Year 3 Vacation: After 3 years of employment, you will be eligible for an all-inclusive vacation
•Year 5 Sabbatical: After 5 years of employment, you will be eligible for a 2-week paid sabbatical
•Donation Matching: Spreetail will match your donation dollar for dollar, up to $250 a
year and up to $1,000 if you've been here for 5 years
•Community Involvement: Spreetail encourages employees to take time off for volunteer opportunities throughout the year, including a semi-annual volunteer week in every community we serve
•Product Discount: Enjoy a 20% discount on the products we sell



Equal Opportunity Employer
Spreetail is an equal opportunity employer that hires based on stellar qualifications, positive attitude, and exemplary work ethic rather than factors like age, gender identity, race, nationality, religion, or sexuality.