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We're building the financial OS for general contractors that helps them deliver quality work at scale. We enable them to win more jobs and grow efficiently by 1) standardizing a low down payment option, 2) providing affordable working capital access, and 3) removing any payment collections from the homeowner.
About the role
Skills: Figma, CSS, HTML
About the Role
You'll play a key role in building Brick's design systems and processes.
What You'll Achieve
- You'll help establish the foundation for an early product, supporting the financial relationships between Contractors, Homeowners, and Brick.
- You'll craft the details of new product features, from idea to UX to execution.
Skills and Toolset You'll Need to Bring
Intuitive User Experience Design — You can design intuitive user interfaces, with a user-centric perspective. You know how to empathetically jump into a user's perspective. You sweat the details but don't get caught up in seeking perfection; you can balance between craft, speed, and delivery.
Familiarity with the Backend — You understand how parts of a system fit together and can understand how to consume a Backend API on the frontend.
Mindsets & Behaviors You'll Bring
Problem Solving & Organization of Mind — You seek to work through problems with a clear understanding of the context. You can decompose tricky problems and work towards a clean solution, independently or with teammates. You're comfortable asking for help when you get stuck.
Empathetic Communication — You communicate nuanced ideas clearly, whether you're explaining technical decisions in writing or brainstorming in real time. In disagreements, you engage thoughtfully with other perspectives and orient your perspective on curiosity and inclusion.
Not Ideological about Technology — To you, technologies and programming languages are about tradeoffs. You might form opinions, but you're not ideological and can learn new technologies as you go.
Nice to Haves
- You are eager to continue growing your practice in frontend engineering.
- If you've experienced the technical challenges of building in an early stage startup, that's a plus.
Our Tech Stack: React, Typescript, PostgreSQL, AWS
Experience with modern, functional UI paradigms. We use React.
Experience building and managing distributed systems with AWS. We use services like Elastic Beanstalk, PostgreSQL, S3.
Experience working with financial and/or real estate data and transactions. (Bonus)