About the Group
Flock is founded by Bhavin Turakhia. Bhavin has also been the Founder / Co-Founder of Media.net, Directi, Radix, Ringo, Codechef and Zeta. These businesses comprise of 1500+ people, 8+ offices, 10+ million customers, revenues over $250+ million and a group enterprise value of over $1.4 billion.
Flock is an enterprise messaging and collaboration app that aims at increasing productivity and improving team-communication in organizations of all shapes and sizes. At Flock, we believe that enterprise communication should be richer and efficient. With that goal, we have developed and deployed an outstanding suite of products that enhances workplace communication and productivity.
Flock’s Suite of Products include
- Messenger – Real time Communications on Mobile and Desktop
- Processify – Real time business process and workflow automation
- Mailcast – Internal and External mailing lists
- Bridge – Real time audio conferencing
- HR Connect – Real time attendance and leave management
With teams at companies like Avendus, Gini and Jony, 1mg, Voonik, Yepme and Healthkart improving their workplace collaboration using Flock, we are already helping teams have richer and more efficient communication around the globe.
Here are some additional resources on Flock. At the very least we recommend that you watch the first video link –
- **Recommended** – Detailed Intro to Flock
- Flock Marketing video
- Flock vs Slack video
- About Flock’s Platform
- Our Youtube Channel
- Flock Website – http://flock.com
What is the job like?
Directi is looking to hire a Visual Designer to work on asset creation and graphic design for a range of platforms.
As a Visual Designer, you will work with motivated individuals (who are passionate-beyond-measure about usability) to deliver a kick-ass user experience for our suite of communication products. You must have a deep understanding of desktop and mobile design patterns and you should be fluent in the design languages across these platforms. You have a seamless relationship with developers, and you can communicate design thinking effectively with a keen awareness of unique platform boundaries and capabilities. You know the rules and know how to break them to create amazing interfaces centered around the user.
- Designing visually stunning user interfaces
- Translating wireframes into visual design
- Creating and developing design assets including but not limited to illustrations and iconography
- Evaluating multiple concepts for projects and suggesting ideas are worth pursuing
- Collaborate in a variety of contexts with developers, UX designers, and researchers
- Fulfilling several requests simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines
Who should apply for this role?
- Strong knowledge of Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite
- An online portfolio (Behance/Dribbble/Coroflot etc.)
- Demonstrated success in delivering visually pleasing designs
- At least 2+ years of experience in a similar role
- Ability to clearly and consistently communicate design intent and rationale
- Excellent attention to detail
- Formal education in design (Bachelor’s/Master’s/Diploma).
- Experience in designing/deploying mobile apps on either: Android, BlackBerry or iOS (include app listings if published).
- Experience in wireframing/prototyping using any of the following: Balsamiq, Fireworks, OmniGraffle
Benefits and Perks
We at Flock love our jobs. And it’s no surprise – we get to work on exciting, new projects with some of the best brains in the industry, and that too in a vibrant atmosphere that is designed to be comfortable and conducive for our personal and professional growth.
And Flock goes the extra mile to make you feel at home. We offer benefits ranging from affordable catered meals and even snacks on the house. Our workspaces are welcoming and fun, complete with bean bag chairs and ping pong tables. You are free to wear what makes you comfortable and choose the hours you keep, as a team. Oh, and we’ve got your family covered too, with great health insurance plans and other benefits. In short, everything you need to be your best self at work!
We are passionate about helping teams move to the next level of communication and collaboration, and believe that happy employees are key to achieving this goal.
If you like the idea of working on cutting-edge technologies and solutions that have a truly global impact, get in touch!