Lead Web Designer

Location: Geneva, Switzerland / Cambridge, MA
Type: Full Time.
Experience: Expert

About ProtonMail:

ProtonMail is a fast growing startup that is building the secure and private online communications platforms of the future. We believe that privacy matters and protecting this right is crucial for protecting freedom. The impact of ensuring privacy and freedom of speech for all will be significant and far reaching, and will change the world forever.

ProtonMail has 10 employees located at offices in Geneva, Switzerland and Cambridge, MA. You will be joining our engineering team to develop the core design style / brand for the ProtonMail service, which now has over 250,000 signed up users and is growing rapidly.

What You Need for this Position:

Online Portfolio of work
3+ years of Experience designing websites
Mastery of Photoshop or similar design tools
Mastery of Color Theory and UX principles
Experience with vector graphics a plus but required.
Experience with developing branding and marketing materials a plus but not required
Knowledge of PSD slicing and front-end development a plus but not required.

What You Will Be Doing:

You will be responsible for all elements of ProtonMail's site design
Create logos, icons, graphics, for ProtonMail's website and any promotional materials
You will lead the design of our website, inbox, and mobile apps with input from our team
Work with developers to implement the design vision

Top Reasons to Work with Us:

Competitive salary and benefits, along with stock options
Many career advancement opportunities. As an early employee, you will be able assume leadership roles as the company grows.
Casual and exciting work environment. We are a fast growing startup with a rapidly increasing user base, extensive media coverage, and a fast paced development cycle. Things are constantly changing as we expand so there is never a dull moment.

Do something meaningful. We are restoring privacy rights online, and have global support for our mission. The internet of tomorrow will be one where all communications are encrypted end-to-end and we are leading this revolution, starting with email.

Where We're Heading:

ProtonMail has grown from 3 employees to 10 in the last 2 months. We have also gone from 1000 to 250,000 users in the last 2 months. We are quickly taking off and constantly expanding the team to improve our product. In addition to developing our webmail interface, we are also building out mobile applications. We are also expanding beyond email into secure chat, and secure file storage. Join one of the most dynamic and fast growing startups in Boston.

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Job Type:
A full-time permanent position
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