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If you’re passionate about serving the cybersecurity community or you’re motivated by solving hard problems at the intersection of distributed computing, networking, identity, and security, we want to talk with you!

Product Designer

About The Role
We are looking for a product UI/UX designer to join our team! We need your help to build a market-defining SaaS solution in the fast-paced cybersecurity industry. We believe that design comes first, and that a design-led product and engineering organization is a must-have differentiator in a world of convoluted deep-tech security products.

Who we are
Oort is an innovative early-stage cybersecurity startup based in Boston. With over 60% of security breaches involving the abuse of valid identity credentials, identity is the new perimeter, and organizations can no longer defend it with people alone. Oort enables cybersecurity and IT professionals to easily see and secure their identity and access management (IAM) program with a SaaS platform that takes just minutes to deploy, and reduces identity vulnerabilities at scale. Oort is a fully-remote startup based in Boston, MA, and is backed by leading investors including Bain Capital Ventures, 645 Ventures, and First Star Ventures.

Responsibilities
As the first Product Designer at Oort, we expect you’ll be busy! Including but not limited to:

  • Creating user personas through user research and data
  • Defining the right interaction model and evaluate its success
  • Developing wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
  • Conducting concept and usability testing
  • Maintaining and enforcing the company visual identity
  • Assisting in designing collaterals when required
  • Implementing attractive designs
  • Communicating design ideas and prototypes to developers and product managers
  • Working closely with product managers, customers and engineers
  • Understanding product specifications and user psychology

Qualifications and skills
An ideal candidate for this position would have:

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in creating and implementing UI/UX design
  • Experience designing SaaS user experiences for data-centric products
  • Proficient at creating mockups and visual prototypes with tools like Figma
  • Continued education and research into UX trends and current design strategy and technologies
  • Clear ability to account for challenges using problem-solving skills and seeking to optimize data for the best possible outcome

Benefits
Working for Oort means that you’ll enjoy:

  • Competitive salary
  • Meaningful early-stage equity
  • Unlimited PTO + paid company holidays
  • Remote-first culture
  • Comprehensive benefits package including 401k, health, vision and dental
  • Interaction, impact, and influence with company leadership

Company Values

  • Obsess Over Customers

  • Embrace Everyone

  • Dream Big, Act Fast

  • Never Stop Learning

  • Work Hard & Execute

5,523 Miles

From our headquarters in Boston, MA to our farthest team members.

We’re remote first and plan to keep it that way to attract and retain the best talent.

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Start innovating with Oort

Apply and we’ll be in touch with you shortly to discuss next steps.

Benefits

  • Remote First!
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401K
  • Equity
  • FSA
  • HSA & Dependent Care

  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • AD&D
  • Life Insurance
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 11 Paid Holidays

Team Culture

Now boarding! Join a team that is out of this world, moving at the speed of light, and building a global security fabric designed for the future of work.



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Backed by leading investors and led by a world class team, Oort is a startup that's going places. We work hard to solve complex challenges together, and we compete for talent to join our remote-first team.