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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