Full Stack Designer

DC / Northern Virginia

At theCut, we build technology for the culture. We’re shaping up the men's grooming experience, building tools that empower and embolden people to live their best lives. With over 9 million appointments booked, a community of tens of thousands of barbers, and over 1 million users, we are the go-to platform for all things men's hair.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who want the opportunity to create a future where everyone looks and feel their best. If you’re curious, passionate, collaborative, and want to join a culture that challenges you to be the best you, come work with us, and let’s inspire confidence and clean cuts, together.

THE ROLE

At theCut, the brand loyalty we've maintained is born from true love of our product. Users appreciate the care and craftsmanship that goes into each release. We need you to help us continue to build the premier barbershop experience for our users. In this role, you'll be the creative backbone of the company with a passion to deliver the highest quality visuals. We’re adding ten's of thousands of users every week so you’ll have to learn fast and be quick on your feet.

We’re looking for a Full Stack Designer to join our team as the first designer and take ownership of the companies brand and identity. You should be known for your fine-tuned aesthetics, your pixel-perfection, and good design judgement. You must enjoy proactive problem-solving and natural collaboration. As a Full Stack Designer, you will work with marketing, product, customer service, and management to bring our ideas to life with your creative execution and expertise. Join us in taking design a cut above the rest, one pixel at a time.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Work closely with our product teams to craft simple and effective user experiences
  • Craft visually stunning user interfaces for new and existing products and features
  • Manage the execution of typography, icons, logos, assets and interfaces for multiple platforms
  • Manage the quality of design through all phases of development and the live product
  • Create visual designs for email campaigns and marketing materials
  • Create brand consistency, ensuring that all materials clearly support and reinforce theCut’s brand and personality
  • Define, codify, and establish the standards for high quality visual design on the product
  • Leverage creative assets to think of innovative ways to stretch and extend our design language system
  • Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in the visual design field
  • Constantly be learning and developing your personal skills
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • 3+ years experience in a design related field
  • Strong experience designing user interfaces for iOS, Android and web
  • Strong visual product design, branding, storytelling and advertising experience
  • Mastery of composition, typography, color, imagery, etc.
  • Mastery of design tools: Sketch, Photoshop, etc.
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Passion for theCut and barbershop culture
  • You’ve booked a haircut on theCut
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Passionate about learning new technologies, skills, and best practices for design
  • Experience/interest in physical product design
  • Experience/interest in photography and photo editing
  • Experience/interest in videography and video editing
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS concepts
  • Experience with Webflow
  • Experience documenting design guidelines
BENEFITS
  • Great medical, dental, and vision insurance options
  • Student loan repayment plan
  • 401(k) plan to help save for your future
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Health and wellness stipend
  • Free lunch and snacks
  • Free company swag
  • Free haircuts through theCut

theCut is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. theCut does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or prohibited by Company policy. theCut also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind. theCut adheres to all relevant state laws and local ordinances, and its internal policy, theCut will also consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.