Design Job: Interactive Designer at Redbeacon

Looking for a web design job in the Bay Area? Redbeacon, a well-funded tech startup that’s a subsidiary of The Home Depot, is hiring an interactive designer for its team in San Mateo, CA. Click through to learn more and apply:

Redbeacon is a hot online local-services company. We’re figuring out how to use technology to create a better way of finding and hiring local services.

About the Job:

  • We are looking for highly motivated and skilled interaction designers who care deeply about design, elegant interfaces and delightful user experiences.
  • Help us deliver a user experience that is unparalleled among service applications.
  • If you share our passion for simplicity and conviction that a software as a service application should be strikingly better than what has been the convention, this may be the place for you.


  • 3+ Years of experience designing user interactions for complex, interactive web/mobile applications.
  • Fluency in best practices for web/mobile information architecture and design.
  • Experience using analytics and data to inform design decisions and improve products iteratively.
  • Experience working closely with product managers, designers, and engineering teams.
  • Experience managing multiple projects, and thriving in fast-paced, startup environments.
  • Ability to rapidly visualize/prototype concepts.
  • Exceptional creativity and willingness to push the boundaries of interaction design.
  • Capable of juggling a number of priorities and delivering results on time in a high pressure, dynamic environment.
  • Solid understanding of interactive web technologies (HTML/CSS, DHTML, JavaScript, JQuery, and/or Mobile IDEs) and industry trends and experience designing applications leveraging these trends.
  • Important! Must possess an online portfolio with a range of highly interactive samples (sites, mobile apps, etc).

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