UI/UX designer at Gem Shelf
Lviv, UA

Shelf.io is reimaging the digital Library for the 21​ st​ century and we’re looking for a creative, hard-working UI/UX professional who is committed to excellence and looking for an opportunity to channel their skills into a high impact, global project. The UI/UX of Shelf.io will be upgraded in 2017 for the 10,000’s of new users that will be signing up for our platform.

We are looking for a full time designer with at least 2 years of experience in product-related design to join our team and work with management to improve our product and help us prepare for Global Launch. We are an agile team looking for people who want to take responsibility, can think out of the box and work well within a fast-paced Team. Your responsibilities will be to provide a wide array of design elements that help the Team in building beautiful and intuitive web and mobile applications, a stunning website and other company materials.


  • Strong motivation to build a product that has a revolutionary impact on how people utilize
    digital content
  • Intelligent, free thinker, who is willing to become multi-disciplinary
  • Has a deep appreciation of quality
  • Work in Lviv, Ukraine. Willingness to travel abroad for trainings/conferences
  • Being aware and embracing the latest trends in UI and UX design
  • Familiarity with standard design tools such as Sketch, Photoshop, etc.
  • Ability to create from scratch vector based graphics and icons
  • Enjoy working with a diverse Team and coordinate directly with developers, testers and business analysts
  • Intermediate English, both written and oral


The following skills are of further advantage:

  • Familiarity with modern web design, HTML, CSS and related technologies
  • Best practices for SEO and website conversions
  • Having worked in Scrum-based Teams


The position will include:

  • Equity in the company as additional compensation incentive
  • Opportunity to work in internationally established Startup that has recently been Venture backed
  • Travel within Europe and to US for conventions and trainings with exposure to the the Silicon Valley and New York tech scenes


We are offering an opportunity to help us continue to grow a world class tech company and make a global impact in the way knowledge is shared. We are working with the latest technologies and have been incubated out of New York’s bustling technology scene.

If you are looking for the adventure of a lifetime and are interested in this opportunity, please send the following information:

  1. Resume or link to LinkedIn profile
  2. Links to online portfolios
  3. Links to previous projects you've worked on
  4. Describe a special achievement that you’re particularly proud of