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If you have a love of learning, are drawn to hard problems, and want to spread opportunity within your community, we’d love to meet you.
We are looking for talented Product Designers who are comfortable working from the very beginning of the product development process to the end. We believe in collaborating closely with our engineering and product management partners, forming small product teams to take on big challenges. The right candidate will have an outsized impact on our products and the life of our users.
What you’ll be doing
Own the experience for a large part of our product and are comfortable leading the entire design process from start to finish
Talk to customers to figure out their behaviors and how our product fits into their lives
Lead whiteboard sessions with your product team, fellow designers, and stakeholders in account management, sales, etc. to gain a deep understanding of the user and business needs
Explore a vast array of possible solutions in many shapes and forms: sketching, wireframing, prototyping, etc.
Sweat the details of Typography, Iconography and overall visual design
Team up with Brand to create a cohesive visual identity
Follow up on everything we ship to validate we hit our desired outcome
What we’re looking for
You have a portfolio with case studies explaining how you solved problems and make decisions
You are always improving on your workflow, experimenting with new tools and technologies
You have established yourself as a product designer, designing complex systems and shipping product in a startup environment (3+ years)
You understand the power of simplicity and are always driving to simplify systems.
You have strong communication skills and extensive experience working with engineers and PM’s to effectively ship product
You leave your ego at the door. You know that building great product is a team effort
You don’t have to know how to write code, but you understand how it works and know it’s limitations
You’ll start out with a call with Vince, our Head of Design, and Richard Hughes, our Director of Talent, so you can share what you’re looking for and learn more about the role and the company. After that, you’ll come by the office to show us your portfolio and to meet everyone. We want to see end results, but are mostly interested in how you solved problems and made your decisions.
Exciting opportunity at an ambitious company, that is creating the first operating system for the built world
Competitive salary and flexible vacation policy
Generous Stock Options
No cost premium option for medical and dental insurance
Casual dress and pet-friendly office
Cold brew and Kombucha on tap
Team lunches, happy hours and company outings
An insanely supportive, hardworking team, building something big