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We are hiring senior user interface designer/developer

Posted by Chika on 7/07/2009 08:58:00 PM

naan studio, the developer of popular Twitter clients TwitterFon and TwitterFox, is looking for a UI designer/developer. TwitterFon is the most widely-used Twitter client for iPhone and TwitterFox is the top Firefox add-on as a Twitter client. Together they have been downloaded over 5 million times. The UI designer/developer will be in charge of the look and feel of our new features and products that are under development. It's a part-time position but may lead to a full-time offer. You can work from anywhere you like but have to be able to come to our office in Palo Alto at least once a week for a face-to-face meeting. We want you to be a talented UI designer first, but you also have to be willing to take up any challenges (and unchallenging chores!) to get things done in a start-up environment [Qualifications]
  • Experience in user interface design
  • Familiarity with: * HTML, CSS, JavaScript * MovableType or similar web publishing system * SVN, CVS or other source-control system
  • BS/BA or MS/MFA degree in Engineering, Web Design, or Arts, or equivalent work experience
  • Passion for simplicity
[Why us?] * Unusual mixture of relaxed, at-home work environment and exciting growth potential [How to apply] Send e-mail to jobs (at) naanstudio {dot} com with: * Your twitter screen name * Your resume * Your recent portfolio (If you have excess energy to go the extra mile, you can also send in 2 screen shots of TwitterFon and/or TwitterFox with your improved design, and/or rough sketch of user interface/interaction for either of the applications.)