We are a technology company on a mission to make education accessible. Study.com helps millions of students improve their grades, gain career skills and earn college credit. We offer self-paced, online video courses that cover every subject taught in middle school through junior college as well as a growing suite of corporate learning and professional education products. We’ve built our platform from the ground up, leveraging data and technology to make the entire learning process simple and engaging for students.
We are a profitable, fast growing company looking to expand our team.
We began our journey in 2002 as a self-funded start-up and have grown every year since our inception. As a small, independent company, our employees have a direct impact on company direction and results.
We are located in the heart of downtown Mountain View, just a few steps from the Caltrain station. We only hire top talent, so those who pass our rigorous interview process will find themselves as part of one of the brightest and most innovative teams in Silicon Valley.
Study.com was also top ranked in Inc. Best Place to Work!
We have a culture of social responsibility. As we continue to generate profits, we give back by funding scholarship programs and helping charitable organizations provide open access to information and education throughout the poorest regions of the world.
Come join us on our mission and make a difference.
About the Lead / Senior UX Designer Position
Study.com is looking for an experienced Lead UX Designer that can provide mentorship for a team of designers and front-end web designers, as well as be a hands-on contributor in an extremely fast-paced agile environment. You should be comfortable creating beautiful work that balances the needs of the user while optimizing for key business metrics like conversion and retention. The ideal candidate will thrive on seeing the product continually iterate into something our users can’t wait to get their hands on and refuse to let “perfect” be the enemy of the shippable. You must be comfortable using data to validate design decisions and have experience with qualitative and A/B testing. You should have a clean sense of design and enjoy creating elegantly simple user experiences from otherwise complex workflows.
Study.com is looking for a Lead UX Designer with an outstanding portfolio and at least 8 years designing for web and mobile. You should have experience with all aspects of UX design from interaction design user research and persona creation, to information architecture, visual hierarchy, user research and process flow for mobile and desktop interactions.
YOU MUST BE COMFORTABLE DOING UX, VISUAL DESIGN, AND HTML /CSS and provide a portfolio featuring examples of UX and visual design work as well as a link to github or other site showing examples of your coding skills to be considered for this position.
This is a great opportunity for problem solvers, who are comfortable working with ambiguity and enjoy the process of creative exploration and building functional prototypes. As a creative, tech-savvy web designer, you will have the opportunity to make a real impact on the business and increase your knowledge of conversion and usability testing and end-to-end user experience design.
Why work for Study.com?
Study.com provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran or disability status. In addition to federal law requirements, Study.com complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. Additionally, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with applicable state and local laws.