Lead Designer – Street Academy


Job Description

Lead our total design effort for all services and applications with regards to Street Academy, leader in c-to-c real-event lesson marketplace in Japan.

The service has been running for almost 7 years, with over 250k users, and we are looking to growth hack continuously all aspects of the user base, including the user retention, acquisition and activation.


Design tasks include UI/UX design for our web and iOS/Android platforms, as well as CI-branding related designs, as well as setting design systems and standards in place to engage other designers.

Bulk of the UI designs will be growth hacks as well as adding new features and service enhancements.

You will be required to work with engineers and PM/web directors.


Experience: 4+ years
Skills: Javascript, HTML, CSS, Creative Direction, UI/UX Design, Frontend Development, Github, Japanese Language, Figma

Japanese language proficiency is a must
All internal communications are in Japanese. Business-level reading writing and oral communication proficiencies are required to partake in the team development effort.
**Please do not apply if you are not confident in your Japanese.

About Street Academy

Japan’s no. 1 CtoC skillshare marketplace for adult education, served via website/iOS app/Android app. Street Academy allows anybody to teach and learn anything in any subject, by matching online and meeting off-line, via real face-to-face workshops and seminars. With 250k user base, we are the market leader in Japan, looking to expand to the rest of Asia soon.