UI/UX Prototyper

Department: Product
Location: Somerville, MA


To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring ground-breaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

The Formlabs Product Design Team is looking for a UI/UX Prototyper to work on the design and development of user interfaces across our embedded, desktop, and web products. As a member of the team, you will work across creative and engineering disciplines; develop low and high fidelity prototypes; and contribute to the development of products and user experiences that will impact millions of people.

If you’re excited to ship products that ship products and completely reinvent how we make things, join our Product team as a UI/UX Prototyper.

The Job:

  • Design user interfaces and product experiences that exist across hardware, software, and materials.
  • Rapidly prototype ideas, interactions, and user experiences that are instrumental in shaping how our products work. 
  • Work to design, develop, grow and maintain a robust and scalable design system.
  • Dive into the needs of a diverse range of users, and turn their requirements into compelling new features. 
  • Work from low-fidelity wireframes to pixel-perfect, interactive prototypes.

You:

  • Create compelling user experiences and designs.
  • Prioritizes fast prototyping of user experience above code performance or scalability.
  • Have a clear understanding of human-computer interaction principles, how to execute on them, and can communicate your design intentions to collaborators.
  • Can show a strong and diverse portfolio of interactive work.
  • Experience designing and building user interfaces for desktop, web, mobile or embedded.
  • Experience with Figma and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Experience with creative coding frameworks, game engines, and/or web technologies. 
  • Can take and give constructive criticism, and work in an environment where the best ideas win.
  • Have a background in human-computer interaction, design and/or computer science; but we care much more about your experience and enthusiasm than about the particularities of your background.

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with web technologies (e.g. JavaScript, p5.js, HTML, CSS, React, and/or Electron)
  • An interest in 3D printing, CAD, computational geometry, and/or related technologies.
  • Experience with creative coding frameworks or game engines (e.g. p5.js, Open Frameworks, Processing, or Unity). 
  • Experience with Qt, QML, or OpenGL.

Our Perks & Benefits:

  • Robust equity program to build future wealth through RSUs
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Low cost fund options in our 401K and access to advisors 
  • Generous paid Parental Leave (up to 16 weeks)
  • Tenure-based paid Sabbatical Leave (up to 6 weeks)
  • Flexible Out of Office Plan – Take time when you need it
  • Ample on-site parking & pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Healthy on-site lunches, snacks, beverages, & treats
  • Regular sponsored professional development opportunities
  • Many opt-in culture events across our diverse community
  • And of course… unlimited 3D prints

*A portfolio is required for this role*

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  

Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply.  Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.

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