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[JOB] Lead Designer, San Francisco Music and Video App Startup

Lead Designer for San Francisco Music and Video App Startup

Eyegroove ( is seeking a hands-on Lead Designer within a startup product team. You should have a strong sense of the logic and flow of interaction design for mobile and web apps combined with a visual sense of humor, inventiveness, playfulness, and flexibility of style. You will join a small team creating what we believe will become a huge product. Our app is yet to be released, however, you can see some of our CEO Scott Snibbe and the team’s previous music app work at


You are:
  • Skilled in empathetic understanding of how logic connects with design for deceptively simple, yet highly powerful interaction designs
  • Skilled in the entire interaction design process for app and web, from rough sketches to pixel-perfect designs
  • Able to decimate designs into organized, well-named assets
  • Voracious in absorbing new standards for web and app design
  • Excellent at giving and receiving constructive design feedback, and defending decisions based on user-centered scenarios
  • Understanding of the power of animation and humor in interfaces


These skills are rather useful:
  • iOS App design, and a familiarity with current iOS 7 and Android idioms, guidelines and best practices
  • Interaction design
  • Web design
  • Graphic design
  • Information Architecture
  • Illustration
  • Animation and dynamic/motion design
  • Ability to translate designs into web code
  • Experience with DJ, VJ, game, DEMO, and other visualization systems
  • Experience and passion for music apps and music


  • Iteratively design and re-design app user experience
  • Revise designs based on data analytics, and understand the connection between analytics and design
  • Give clear, iterative feedback to engineers implementing designs
  • Work closely with a small startup team to integrate engineering, experience, and visual goals into designs
  • Create designs for public website and web apps
  • Refine design of our custom content management and administrative interfaces
  • Work with illustrators, animators, and videographers
  • Communicate to, and learn from our engineering team
  • Design for multiple platforms


Eyegroove is a small, close-knit, deeply experienced team looking for someone to fit in with our culture of equality, mutual respect, and rabid confidence in the face of gigantic obstacles. If you want to push the limits of what is possible with music, video, and interactivity in apps and on the web; if you are in this for the long haul; and if you want to have fun doing it, email your resume and a coverletter to