Civis Analytics is building a data-driven world.

We are building cloud-based products to help organizations do data science better and easier. We create technologies that empower organizations to unlock the truth hiding in their own data—transforming them into smart organizations that are ready to thrive.

We're solving the world's biggest problems with big data. Through research, experimentation, and iteration, we’re transforming how organizations do analytics.

While our history is rooted in political campaign targeting, we’re now partnering with intelligent organizations in healthcare, media, education, and a range of other domains.

We are a community of engineers, data scientists, and statisticians, and are looking to add to our growing team. We are smart, fun, and a little bit weird. Does this sound like you?

Design smart and intuitive software
Software at Civis Analytics starts with science and turns it into intelligent ways for customers to understand, reach, and engage with the people they care about most. We take data and turn it into optimized action plans for users across the spectrum of personas: from brand managers and marketing users, to business analysts, all the way to some of the world’s most innovative data scientists.
As a Lead Designer at Civis...
You’ll ensure that great design is a primary consideration in our product development. You’ll lead a team of three designers who work collaboratively with engineers, data scientists, and product managers in a new category of software.. You’ll be welcomed by coworkers who focus on function over form and who will value your ability to shape how we present ourselves through great software interfaces. Your ability to coach and motivate will be key as you and your team accomplish your goals.
Build incredible user experiences and a best-in-class user interface
Here, you will use wireframes, design specs, and other tools in your design arsenal. You'll be working on a variety of design challenges and will be involved in early stage research, ideation, implementation, and iteration. At Civis, you will get to help shape the future of big data and work with wicked smart and passionate people. You’ll drive constant innovation and great interaction from concept through production.
Join us & help build the first great data science software platform
Civis Analytics has opportunities for applicants who are seasoned professionals, brilliant newcomers, and anywhere in between. We are looking for detail-oriented individuals from diverse backgrounds with demonstrated quantitative and problem-solving skills. We value creativity, hard work and on-the-job-excellence and offer competitive compensation and benefits packages. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States.
To learn more about our culture, check out Civis Analytics on The Muse!
Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Design, HCI, a related subject, or equivalent work experience
  • Conversant in front-end technologies: CSS and HTML
  • Experience in practicing a user-centered design approach to software products
  • 10+ years of professional work experience
  • Strong understanding of responsive web design principles
  • Strong proficiency with design related software
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, collaborative environment
  • A portfolio of representative work demonstrating the above skills
Preferred Requirements
  • Graduate degree in Design, HCI, a related subject, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience designing and conducting user studies and usability testing
  • Experience leading rapid prototyping exercises
  • Experience implementing a unified design system
  • Extensive work experience and portfolio
  • Experience with user interviewing and usability testing
  • Previous experience bringing a new software product to marketInterest/experience in data visualization
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Why work with us
We are a community of engineers, data scientists, and statisticians, and are looking to add to our growing team. We value creativity, hard work, and on-the-job excellence. In return, you’ll work with highly collaborative teams in a fun and passionate work environment.
Culture
We are smart, fun, and a little bit weird. We come from a wide range of backgrounds, and have a culture of learning from each other: You can join the Journal Club for academic discussions, attend a Lightning Talk on climbing Mt. Everest, and participate in our quarterly Hack Week. We're big advocates of birthday celebrations, holiday parties, and frequent office happy hours. Join in on the fun.
Perks & Benefits
Health, Dental, & Vision Coverage
Ample Vacation Days
401(k) Plan
Parental Leave
Commuter Benefits
Short & Long Term Disability + Life Insurance
Halloween Costume Contest, Monthly Birthday Celebrations, Happy Hours, & Other Fun Events!

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