Fun Mobile Video Startup needs Mobile UI Designer

Location: Telecommute

Hi! We’re BIGSHO and we’re building the next YouTube, except it’s a game.
Founder is a TechStars alumn & founder of Brightkite (acquired 2009)

We are an EvoNexus vetted/incubated company located in Downtown’s sweetest loft-style office space
– Lots of light, custom furniture, cool people.
– Free beer flows next to the pool table, ping-pong table and patio
– Highly collaborative environment filled with San Diego’s brightest software
and business minds
– Fun, young and intense work environment

We’re aiming BIG
– Social video is the next big disruptor
– We are re-inventing entertainment from the ground up
– No one else is building this (yet)
– We have access to tech’s big influencers
– If we get traction, then get ready for a wild ride

7 Seconds is our “social experiment” app and is live in the App Store
– 600 users and hundreds of videos created

Option to work remotely 80% of the time
-Get together once/week in-person (sometimes more)

About YOU:

Located in/near San Diego
-Close enough that you can drive in once/week

Interested in an INTERNSHIP where you can expand your portfolio by working on cutting-edge UI and Video
– Mobile Social Interface
– Entertainment / Media Consumption Interface
– Game Mechanics and UX
– Creating “Best Of” Videos by using pre-existing user-submitted clips + original sequences
– If it works out we’ll transition you to salaried employment, post-funding

Have a minimum of 10hrs per week to give

– Are in school or recently graduated
– Looking to add mobile, video, and games experience to your portfolio
– Good communicator (Collaboration is good)
– Interested in eventually becoming a Senior UI Designer ($70k+ Salary)
– Entrepreneur at heart (You accept that only you control your own destiny)
– Like using social media (You think you know why women love Pinterest)
– Creative mind (lots of ideas whether good or bad)
– Work-hard / play-hard ethic (Otherwise, what’s the point)
– Perform well under pressure (Game On!)

Your skills (or subset of these)
– Photoshop Expert
– Understand wireframing
– Interested in UI / UX
– Interested in Final Cut Pro or After Effects

A plus if you
– Have experience building games
– Experience building UI Design for Mobile Apps
– Experience building UI Design for Web (Browser) based Applications
– Experience making & editing videos

Send your resume and any examples of your work you have online
– We look forward to hearing from you!!

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