Lead Product Designer

| Chicago
At Kalderos, we are building unifying technologies that bring transparency, trust, and equity to the entire healthcare community. We are on a mission to solve systemic problems of the healthcare system, redefining how the business of healthcare performs. We measure our success when we can empower all of healthcare to focus more on improving the health of people.

We’re looking for a Lead Product Designer UX/UI to join our growing design team of human-centered researchers and designers at Kalderos. The Kalderos design team is charged with disrupting some of the most complicated systems within healthcare while providing solutions and experiences that are simple, elegant, and delightful. In addition, we are building a heavily integrated design culture where the design team plays a vital role in all aspects of our organization. 

As a Lead Product Designer UX/UI, you will work with interdisciplinary teams of researchers, designers, developers, and commercialization specialists to bring new solutions to market. 

What you’ll bring:
  • Knowledge of and experience with applying user-centered design tools and processes
  • Experience with all UX/UI related activities on projects
  • Experience bringing products to market and evolving those digital solutions 
  • Experience participating in internal discussions to define and/or critique design decisions
  • Strong communication skills in telling the story of design solutions
  • Experience working collaboratively with users and cross-functional team members
  • Ability to thrive and deliver results in an ambiguous environment and distill complex processes into simple, clear user interactions.
  • A strong portfolio that demonstrates your process and UX/UI deliverables

Set yourself apart:
  • Strong visual design skills
  • A desire to build and evolve internal design processes
  • Experience leading other designers
  • Experience designing for the healthcare industry
  • Experience with usability testing
  • Bring the highest level of craft to everything you do
  • Ability effectively communicate the value of design
  • Experience in developing and working with design systems
  • Experience collaborating with developers

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in user experience and/or interaction design of digital experiences
  • Degree in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Graphic Design, Communications Design or related fields, Masters Degree is preferred
  • Excellent presentation, communication, and organization skills
  • Skills in areas of user research and analysis, user journeys, ideation, sketching, prototyping, and concept validation
  • Ability to understand & create user-flows, annotated wireframes, and content structure
  • High level of skill and experience using a variety of design applications (e.g., Figma, Framer, Invision, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc. ); experience with motion graphics (e.g., AfterEffects, Lottie, etc.) is a plus.

Kalderos is an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or veteran status. 
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
    • C#Languages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • react.semantic-uiLibraries
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • DockerFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • SparkDatabases
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • PrincipleDesign
    • StorybookDesign
    • AvocodeDesign
    • FigmaDesign
    • JIRAManagement

Location

Looking over the Chicago River, we’re located in a WeWork in the heart of Chicago’s downtown.

An Insider's view of Kalderos

What's something quirky about your company?

Our culture encourages individuality and strong opinions. There is never a shortage of thoughtful recommendations or particular preferences. All of these differences make our conversations lively - but always progressing towards our goal of bringing transparency and trust to the healthcare space.

Allison

Client Relationship Manager

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

As a front end developer, I'm building technology to help improve our customer's experience with our product. Some of the challenges I face involve ensuring what I build integrates effectively with the applications of my cross functional peers. When a problems arise, I know we have an amazing & knowledgeable group of people I can count on.

Sean

Lead Developer

How does the company support your career growth?

We’re a team of smart, passionate and self-directed professionals who thrive on creativity and innovation. Our approach is to foster an environment where people can be constantly expanding their technical skill set and pitch in to solve problems as they discover them -- which results in greater, broader responsibility and professional advancement.

Dave

CTO

What is your vision for the company?

Kalderos is a purpose-driven group of multidisciplinary collaborators -- our purpose is to bring transparency to one of the most opaque parts of the healthcare system. Our solutions will empower all stakeholders in the healthcare ecosystem to focus on improving the well-being of people, rather than financial engineering.

Micah

COO

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Our vibe is a combination of trust, collaboration, and stimulation. We’re a young company with big ideas, super smart people, and an eagerness to make some real change. The general attitude is -- be yourself, dress how you want, and get ready to solve some big problems.

Matt

Product Designer

What are Kalderos Perks + Benefits

Kalderos Benefits Overview

We are looking for people that are committed to fulfilling the Kalderos mission and vision. We understand that our employees are the most important asset we have in accomplishing our goals and we believe in providing our employees a robust set of benefits to balance their health, finances, and work/life.

Health: We believe that all of our Kalderos team members deserve access to quality health plans and the options to find one that fits you and your family’s needs.

Finance: We know that there is a lot to worry about when trying to balance your current and future personal
finances and have provided a number of benefits to help alleviate some of the concerns.

Work/Life: We value the time and effort that our employees put into making Kalderos a success and want to make sure that we provide employees benefits to most effectively manage your lives outside of work.

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Kalderos offers two plans through Aetna and MetLife.
Vision Benefits
Kalderos offers two plans through Aetna Vision and Metlife Vision.
Health Insurance Benefits
Kalderos offers four comprehensive plans through Aetna. Additional coverage includes free membership to One Medical, Health Advocate and Teledoc.
Life Insurance
Kalderos offers supplemental life insurance through MetLife.
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Kalderos offers a fully-vested matching contribution of 100% on the first 3% of employee deferrals, plus 50% on the next 2% deferred
Company Equity
Kalderos offers stock options as part of our standard compensation package.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
At Kalderos, we are focused on getting things done, not on the hours you spend on getting things done.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Kalderos offers a self directed, fair PTO policy. We have a minimum number of PTO days (10) for employees but no maximum.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Kalderos offers pre-tax dollars to pay for your commute on the L or Metra.
Company Outings
Game Room
Happy Hours
At Kalderos, we like to celebrate all of our successes whether big or small. We don’t think the small ones ever get enough recognition, that is why we make sure to celebrate them every Thursday.
Fitness Subsidies
We have an on-site gym with a one-time initiation fee.
Professional Development Benefits
Diversity Program
Continuing Education stipend
Kalderos wants to foster a culture of continuous personal exploration and improvement - we offer money to develop new skills, refine existing skills, and explore areas of growth for your development.

Additional Perks + Benefits

Beyond our fair PTO policy, flexible working schedule, collaborative work environment, continuous education stipend and weekly happy hours we also are proud to offer a celebration stipend because we believe in celebrating successes whenever they are a part of life or work.

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