We’re Hiring

Senior UI/UX Designer
R25,000 - R55,000

Who is Leadhome
Leadhome is a next generation property sales business – taking the best aspects of the traditional estate agency model and combining these with cutting edge technology and design to deliver a superior product and experience at the lowest price to our happy clients.
About the position

Passionate about designing modern elegant-yet-functional interfaces?

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious, mid-senior UI/UX product designer to join our team and be part of a revolutionary business that offers a competitive salary as well as equity participation.

We’re a mid-stage startup disrupting real estate. Seriously. This is not buzzword abuse. You’ll be part of a small team designing a digital-first platform for people selling their homes, just to begin with.

Working at leadhome and our team portfolio: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1uR2UGUqHZL_6ut9e0hG-BgHPZmwLLA9c0C4tnaXjPuU/edit?usp=sharing

Location
Johannesburg
Salary
R25,000 - R55,000 per month. Equity participation in Leadhome.
Start
As soon as possible

Requirements

5+ years of experience in designing face-meltingly gorgeous modern interfaces. It’s okay if browsing Dribbble or Behance makes you feel inadequate.

  • A good portfolio!
  • 5+ years of UI design experience
  • Good understanding of UX design
  • Ability to solve complex UI challenges
  • Designing with Sketch
  • Designing responsive websites
  • Designing transactional emails
  • Soft shadows excite you a little bit
  • Basic Knowledge of HTML & CSS

Nice to haves

  • Familiar with UX research, user testing and design thinking.
  • Interactive prototyping experience. (Invision or Framer etc)
  • Wireframing & iA experience.
  • Experience with component/pattern libraries and atomic design.
  • Able to design vector Illustrations.
  • Experience in Interaction design / animation.
  • You’re more unicorn than human.

About you

  • Able to send us your portfolio of work!
  • You want to design digital products, not just pages.
  • You want access to the latest design and tech resources.
  • You want to work in a company where design and UX is highly valued.
  • You’re able to think collaboratively but work independently.
  • You’re an excellent communicator & problem solver.
  • You’re tired of corporate bureaucracy, you want to make stuff happen.
  • You’re effective in a small team and able to work without being micromanaged.
  • You’re able to think beyond the product boundary to suggest solution alternatives.
  • You think real estate is broken and you want to drag it into the 21st century.

What we offer

  • Salary of R25k – R55k per month, depending on skills and experience.
  • Equity participation in the company.
  • An open, friendly and collaborative environment.
  • Small autonomous product team with real influence over decision making.
  • An environment that welcomes trying out new products, services or tools.
  • Everyone at Leadhome is really good at what they do and get’s to continually grow.
  • Exposure to how a business is built from the ground up.
  • Working hours are flexible, with allowance for occasional remote working.
  • Future benefits we envision include medical aid, pension contribution and paid lunch. These will be in addition to salary.

Location

284 Oak Avenue, Randburg, Johannesburg

We have some great perks
Culture
The working atmosphere is open, collaborative and flexible. We’re light on bureaucracy and big on communication and innovation.
Equity
Everyone who joins Leadhome gets equity in the business, you own a part of it, the potential for upside is huge.
Flexible hours
Working hours are flexible, you can work from home on occasion and we’re open to remote work.
Hardware
We do our best to provide you with the latest hardware, software and office furniture you prefer, as well as learning resources.
Top Team
You’ll be working with a world class friendly team with real influence on the product. We set the bar high, so everyone here is really good at what they do.
What’s coming
We aim to add benefits in the future such as medical aid, pension contribution and paid lunch.
Apply Now
To apply, email your portfolio and CV, along with anything else you think is relevant (Dribbble, Behance, screenshots on Dropbox, website, etc) to patrick @ leadhome.co.za, with the title as the position you're applying for.
patrick@leadhome.co.zaemail