Japanese - Conversational
English - Business
UI/UX Designer

Job Description

What You’ll Do at Moon 

Implement the craft
You will work on projects that identify and solve problems across a variety of industries. These types of projects may include something such as the following: 

* Designing the overall UI/UX for a new sleep training product/service for parents
* Working with founders to create a new interactive platform around celebrity/artist fan-dom
* Collaborating with the engineering team to launch a new podcast service aimed at the everyday Japanese commuter
...just to name a few!  

You will collaborate with designers and engineers from different backgrounds and disciplines — from design researchers and communication designers, to front-end and back-end engineers — all in service to help develop a holistic new business.

You will create prototypes and applications that communicate a design to your idea owners and potential users. You will design across a wide variety of mediums: mobile, websites, digital/physical -- whatever is appropriate for the varied context of our projects. 

Brand Ambassador
You will represent Moon’s brand, mission, and culture both inside and outside of the organization. You will evangelize Moon with internally or when working with outside agencies, vendors, or with any community partners.


The Must-Haves

* 3+ years of UI/UX design experience across a variety of digital media
* 2+ experience with end-to-end product design
* Cross-platform design experiences (iOS, Android, Web, etc.)
* Excellent UX/UI design skills, with lo-fi & hi-fi prototyping skills
* Experience with a variety of design tools such as Sketch, Figma, InVision, Framer, Principle, Adobe CC suite, HTML/CSS/JS, Processing/P5, Arduino, etc.
* Systems thinking: Able to tackle complex, interconnected challenges and use design to both communicate that complexity and prototype interventions that provide clarity and simplicity
* Passion for design: Able to distinguish between ‘good’ and ‘great’ and are able to not only identify best practices, but push boundaries and explore new territory
* A hands-on “no job is too small” mentality
* Strong verbal and visual presentation skills, as well as an articulate point of view about design. An ability to understand the value of design within a business context.
* Prototyping: Able to learn from failure, embrace an iterative process and understand that success comes sooner with trial and error. Experience in delivering high and low fidelity prototypes.
* Business level fluency in English
* Strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
* Experience in working in multicultural teams

The Nice-to-Haves
* Experience working in a fast-paced startup environment with changing priorities.
* Ability to travel between the Palo Alto, California studio and the Tokyo studio on occasion
* Excellent illustration & motion skills are a plus

■Years of Experience : 3 years


Job Position Designer
Type of Job Full Time
Annual Income 6,000,000JPY ~ 7,500,000JPY
Location Shibuya, Tokyo
Working Time -
Trial Period Yes

Saturdays and Sundays
National holidays
Paid holidays

What's on Offer

Commute fee allowances
Social insurances

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Company Information

Moon Creative Lab Inc.

Moon Creative Lab is a design-led innovation hub that powers the creation of new businesses for Mitsui & Co.

Company Website

Company Features

No Dress Code
Many Foreign Employees
Projects in English
In-house Development
Visa Supporting
Have Foreign Employees