Wolfe, LLC is an e-commerce company in Pittsburgh, PA, focused on next-generation gifting business models. We are well known for being the company that started the first coupon website in 1995 which sold to a public company in 2000 when we were delivering 20 million page views per month at the peak of the dot-com era. We then built Direct Response Technologies – grew to 70 employees and sold to Digital River in 2006. We spun off Jambo Media with our tech team and sold it to Undertone in 2012. We built and focused on GiftCards.com and in 2016 sold it to Blackhawk Network after having over 100 employees. Our current focus is on Gift Card Granny (www.giftcardgranny.com); PerfectGift (www.perfectgift.com); and GiftYa (www.giftya.com). Our organization is committed to a positive work environment and we prioritize our culture to continue to facilitate our high performance as a cohesive culturally enlightened team. We use OfficeVibe, Bonusly, and other leading tech tools to ensure our initiatives are effective.
Company and Executive Team Recognitions:
2019 Carnegie Science Award Recipient, Entrepreneur Category
2017 Outstanding Entrepreneur Award Winner by the Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association
2015 Business Times Diamond Award Winner
2015 Business Ethics Award Winner
2015 Create Award Winner
2015 CEO of the Year Winner Pittsburgh Technology Council
2014 Entreprenuer.com Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
2013 Governors Impact Award Winner
2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Winner
2011 CFO of the Year Finalist
2011 CIO of the Year Finalist
Currently, Wolfe is looking to add an ambitious, compassionate, and intelligent employee to our company to help us on our path to change the gift card industry.
Here’s what our job entails:
The UX Designer/Developer understands web and graphic design and has the passion and experience for developing user-friendly, efficient, and attractive user interfaces while utilizing today’s UI/UX standards. The Designer/Developer will preferably have experience in e-commerce and mobile applications. As part of a small and dynamic team, this is an excellent opportunity to learn and grow in a fast-paced atmosphere. The successful person will work within the product group and interact with other designers, developers, business analysts, and product managers to support mobile and web-based e-commerce sites. We are mobile first so you will need to have that same mind set. You will be helping with our website, mobile version of the site and the apps.
Interact with marketing and product managers to gather project requirements, concept to finalized design. It’s a small team so we also have our owner/CEO deeply involved too.
Work with our analytics & product team to design and implement A/B testing.
On occasion, set up & conduct user testing sessions and compile the feedback and suggestions.
Stay current with web and mobile app design trends and be ready to apply them when needed.
Work on design improvements of our home page, landing pages, app flow and usage, and more.
Work on multiple projects simultaneously, as well as the discipline to work independently with deadlines.
Communicate high level design concepts and user interface requirements from UI architecture design through development of wireframes, user interaction models, and user interface and experience design specifications.
Working with content writers, business owners, and software developers to ensure a smooth transition from concept to design.
Adhere to and enforce brand style guide across all materials.
Document all material site & usability changes in our wiki (Confluence) and work with our analytics team on the impact of those changes.
Compensation includes a competitive base salary.
Wolfe, LLC is committed to providing its employees with a benefits package designed to give them the flexibility they need to ensure a healthy life/work balance. Wolfe, LLC offers its employees great benefits and perks, including, but not limited to:
Medical, Prescription, Vision and Dental
Generous Paid Time-Off policy
Incentive Compensation Plan (our employees have earned over $16m through this program since 2006)
Employee recognition program
Charitable Donation to a Charity of YOUR Choice yearly
Refer Friends, and if we hire them you get awarded
Family Picnic, Holiday Party, and other employee outings
On-site dry cleaning pick-up service
Flex-time Scheduling and a Telecommuting Policy
If that’s not enough, Wolfe, LLC has more to offer, like:
Top 75% pay range versus other local employers
Brown bag sessions to keep you informed on the company/industry
Wolfe, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Wolfe, LLC does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas.
Experience required for this position
Bachelor’s Degree OR High School Diploma/GED and 5 years of equivalent work experience.
Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in web and graphic design / UI.
Minimum of two (2) years’ experience designing user interfaces for web or mobile based e-commerce sites.
Experience in conducting A/B testing using 3rd party tools such as Google Analytics or Optimizely.
Strong web graphic design.
Experience in UI architecture design.
Proficient in Adobe Suite.
Balance accuracy with speed; multi-task and meet deadlines.
Take direction well, and then execute independently.
Previous experience designing UX on a native mobile app preferred.
Candidates should be prepared to present and discuss a portfolio of past work.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Wolfe, LLC
Wolfe, LLC is an e-commerce company in Greentree, PA. We are better known for being the company that started the first coupon website in 1995 which sold to a public company in 2000 when we were delivering 20 million page views per month at the peak of the dot-com era. We then built Direct Response Technologies – grew to 70 employees and sold to Digital River in 2006. We spun off Jambo Media with our tech team and sold it to Undertone in 2012. We built and focused on GiftCards.com and in 2016 sold it to Blackhawk Network after having over 100 employees. Our current focus is GiftCardGranny and GiftYa. GiftCardGranny is a one-stop shop for buying and selling gift cards and gift codes providing ease, convenience, and savings to consumers. GiftYa is a new way to gift, revolutionary and new, we think will replace the gift card. Our firm strives to provide positive work environment, we have hired external cultural leadership firms to continue to help us to perform high and also work together as a cohesive team. We use OfficeVibe, Bonusly and other tools.
Company and Executive Team Recognitions:
• 2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Winner
• 2011 CFO of the... Year Finalist
• 2011 CIO of the Year Finalist
• 2013 Governors Impact Award Winner
• 2014 Entreprenuer.com Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
• 2015 CEO of the Year Winner Pittsburgh Technology Council
• 2015 Create Award Winner
• 2015 Business Times Diamond Award Winner
• 2015 Business Ethics Award Winner
• 2017 Outstanding Entrepreneur Award Winner by the Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association