Android Designer

Design | San Francisco

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Airbnb is looking for a talented Android designer to help us visualize the future of travel on mobile. You must live and breathe Android and have developed an aesthetic taste that is distinctive and admired. You are ready to grow your skills within a world class team of designers and engineers.

An online portfolio and links to apps you designed in the Play Store are required.


  • Define and implement the visual language and interaction patterns across the Android app
  • Maintain visual consistency
  • Develop pixel-perfect Photoshop comps
  • Work side-by-side with the Core Android Team
  • Prototype UX experiences
  • Present at weekly product meetings
  • Drive cross functional communication and collaboration


  • A portfolio that exhibits excellent examples of Android App design
  • Expert knowledge of Android principles, patterns and guidelines
  • Has created at least 100 9-patches
  • Experience launching an application from inception to shipping
  • Strong sketching skills
  • Comfortable designing for all Android device sizes and operating systems
  • Full knowledge of Adobe CS
  • BFA/MFA or equivalent industry experience
  • You live and breathe Android

Bonus Skills

  • Iconography design
  • Ability to measure pixels by eye
  • Experience in user testing
  • Your favorite color is in Pantone


  • Stock
  • $2000 yearly employee travel coupon
  • Competitive salaries
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • Life & disability coverage
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Apple equipment
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Weekly happy hour

Does this sound like you? Click the APPLY button now and send us your CV and cover letter.



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