About Us -
Hate2wait is building an accurate prediction engine for waiting time that people can use to save their valuable time. Globally, People waste 350 billion hours annually waiting in queues due to uncertainty in waiting times. We strongly believe that we can use technology to build tools to solve this problem and help people save time and frustration and make this world a better place to live in.
We are a mission-driven company with a solid founding team and big ambitions. Hate2wait is growing profitably and exponentially (20X year-on-year revenue growth) over the last 2 years. In the last 2 years, we have helped more than 5 million people save ~230 million mins of waiting time. But our mission is to help 100 million people daily and for that, we want people who want to make this mark with us.
Our customers love us. Check out few of the reviews -
Manu Kumar Jain (MD - Xiaomi) - https://www.facebook.com/manukumarjain/posts/10159411445985511
One of our Super Happy Customer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rIX_jKPkqY4
What’s the Opportunity?
We’re looking for a talented Product Designer to help turn our mission from vision to reality, working from the beginning to the end of product building, from new disruptive ideas to detailed iterations on micro-interactions. We believe in a high Designer to Engineer ratio and need to grow our Product Design team to work with our growing Engineering team. hate2wait is a design-led company and an empowering place for designers to work.
What will you be doing?
Work through design problems from beginning to end: translating research insights into ideas that form disruptive new products and features, then designing the workflows and detailed interactions to realize them.
Sketch and prototype ideas to quickly access viability, and design the fine-grained details of interactions.
Iterate based on feedback from the team.
Work closely with engineers as they build and ship ideas.
Own the success or failure of design work and initiate design and engineering sprints to improve shipped work.
Care about agility as much you care for scalability and availability.
Grow team’s capacity by mentoring and interviewing candidates. This is a chance to be an integral part of building and growing a team.
What skills do you need?
Experience designing digital products and systems, not just websites. You have helped ship products.
Experience designing experiences that people can access any type of device: desktop, tablet, phone.
An appreciation of the entire product development process, from problem-solving through to detailed UI and visual design.
The ability to create beautiful high-fidelity mockups of your designs using Sketch, etc
The ability to create prototypes using Framer, Keynote, HTML/CSS/JS, etc.
Excellent communicator of design work and your rationale behind proposals.
An excellent self-starter who can deeply collaborate with engineers.
What happens when you apply?
First, apply so we can review your CV :) As for the next step, we will send you our take-home test to work on in your own time. The following step will be a phone interview which will focus on technical and culture contribution questions (this step is sometimes broken down into 2 interviews). The final step is an onsite interview in our Gurgaon office (we can help with travel arrangements, etc.).
Competitive salary and meaningful equity in a fast-growing start-up.
Regular compensation reviews - we reward great work!
Open vacation policy and flexible holidays so you can take time off when you need to.
MacBooks are our standard, but we’re happy to get you whatever equipment helps you get your job done.