Senior Design Lead

LimeBike, San Mateo, CA

Your ride anytime

As a Senior Design Lead at LimeBike, you will lead our product design process through research, creating interactive prototypes, user testing, designing high-fidelity interfaces, and defining components with the engineering team. You must also have strong mentoring and communication skills, as the role combines hands-on design and guidance of our growing team of designers. In this role, you will work closely with a very fast-moving team of engineers, product managers, analysts, and other cross-functional team members in marketing and operations. You'll be involved in every aspect of the product development process and deliver the best app experience for our users. You will own the overall user experience and use your start-up mindset and your full range of product design, interaction design, visual design, and prototyping skills to produce elegantly simple designs.


  • Mentor and develop a team of designers. This requires setting clear goals, managing project loads, ensuring deadlines are met and setting up team members for overall success 
  • Guide the team to develop best practices for ensuring a high bar of quality 
  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into something useful and valuable
  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the rest of the product and executive teams
  • Partner with product managers and engineers to oversee the user experience of new features from conception until launch with an iterative approach
  • Recruit new designers and actively participate in the hiring process 


  • 5+ years of experience in designing, building and shipping quality mobile apps across a variety of platforms and form factors
  • Success record of independently owning the user experience of an entire product or app
  • Experience working in a very dynamic and fast moving environment
  • Solid skills prototyping with tools (e.g., Sketch, InVision) and iterating quickly as the ideas evolve
  • Must have a strong visual and UX design skills
  • CS or Software Engineering background with front-end coding skills strongly preferred
  • A portfolio showcasing your work

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to revolutionize transportation in your hometown with the leader in urban mobility solutions
  • A position that offers a variety of career and resume building experiences with the fastest growing startup of 2018
  • Scale with a rapidly growing organization, with tons of opportunity for growth
  • Play a role in the transformation of urban mobility and sustainability
  • Work with a team of fun and motivated coworkers
  • Competitive salary and benefits

About LimeBike

About Us LimeBike is not just a tech mobility company. We are a people and relationships company first and foremost. And we’re committed to building with our LimeBike community. Our Story LimeBike was founded on a simple premise: How do we ensure future generations will not only be able to live on a healthy planet, but actually thrive? LimeBike aims to provide a sustainable solution to the first and last mile transportation problem by helping people move around their cities in an affordable and convenient way while eliminating their carbon footprint. We are here to empower future generations to change their behavior so we can save this planet together. With that vision, we launched LimeBike in June 2017. LimeBike is not just a tech mobility company. We are a people and relationships company first and foremost. And we’re committed to building with you.

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