OpenVPN is looking for a strong middle/senior designer to strengthen our front-end team. You will work jointly with developers and product managers and be responsible for how our new products look and feel.
Most of our products are B2B and intended for a technical audience of IT professionals, so candidates with an understanding of underlying technologies and experience designing products for similar audiences will be strongly preferred. We are looking for someone who can take ownership and work independently to achieve outstanding results.
— 5+ years of experience
— A great portfolio that shows deep product design skills, both UX and UI
— Product success-oriented mindset
— B2B experience
— Demonstrated experience designing products for technical audience
— Proficient in Figma
— At least upper-intermediate level of English, both spoken and written
— Outstanding communication & teamworking skills
Will Be a Plus:
— Knowledge of networking technologies
We are the team that created OpenVPN, the industry-standard VPN protocol now used by most of the commercial VPN providers worldwide. We are currently looking for a rockstar to push further the product that millions of people around the world will be interacting with on a daily basis!
Our philosophy is that we are a small, closely-knit team and we care deeply about you:
— Competitive salary
— Modern comfortable office space
— Flexible working schedule, partially remote work possible
— Working directly with colleagues from Silicon Valley and around the world
— Team trips, certification and events compensation, medical insurance, sports etc.
— Last but not least, we are really fun to work with!
— Create design assets across platforms (both web and mobile) for a range of existing and new products
— Organize user experience research to improve the product
If you have ever used a VPN service, chances are it was based on OpenVPN, an open-source protocol that we first developed over 16 years ago and that has since become the de-facto industry standard implemented in the majority of commercial VPN software. Millions of companies and individual users worldwide have trusted us to transmit their sensitive data in a secure, encrypted fashion. But this was just the beginning...
We are now developing a whole new range of products aimed to deliver our services in a scalable fashion to tens and even hundreds of millions of customers worldwide. To support this ambitious goal, we have set up an R&D center in Ukraine that will, jointly with our headquarters in the Silicon Valley, be the cornerstone of the future generation of VPN technologies used across the globe. This is the story that we are inviting you to join!
OpenVPN Technologies is a privately held company based in the Pleasanton, California, integrating a suite of leading-edge networking and software technologies. OpenVPN Technologies has designed and deployed a virtual network software that provides secure, reliable, and scalable communication services, not only fulfilling the requirements of the traditional virtual private network (VPN) market, but also addressing the demands of next wave web-scale VPN services. OpenVPN, our award-winning open source VPN product, has established itself as a de-facto standard in the open source networking space, with over 3 million downloads since inception. OpenVPN Technologies is the provider of next-generation secure and scalable communication services, implementing its business plan through strategic partnerships with key application software providers and marketing its product to SMB market place through its OpenVPN web site that is experiencing more than 250,000 new SMB users, prospects, and customers per month.
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Job posted on
12 November 2020