Senior Product Designer (Full stack)
NOTICE: ONLINE RECRUITMENT PROCESS
LOCATION: REMOTELY FROM POLAND
SALARY: 15 000 - 21 000 PLN gross/monthly
There are more than 300 million reasons to join Brainly — one for every student you’ll help go from questioning to understanding. Team up with us as we build and continue improving one of the most popular ed-tech products on the planet. In a world of questions and uncertainty, you can be part of the answer as we shape the future of learning and change lives, one student at a time. If this excites you, you know what to do next.
Let’s get to know each other. And get ready to make a difference!
As a Senior Product Designer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the user experience of our digital products. Your expertise in UX and UI design, combined with strong skills in design thinking, interaction design, stakeholder management, and collaboration, will be instrumental in creating exceptional digital experiences that meet our users' needs and drive business success.
The ideal candidate balances design skills and knowledge with a need to gain a deeper understanding of Product’s users. In addition, they need to be entrepreneurial, thrive in ambiguity, and understand the big picture while also attending to the details.
Are you a goal-driven team player? Do you like tackling new challenges using leading-edge industry tools? Can you adapt to rapidly changing conditions while learning and bettering yourself? Are you a detail-oriented expert who loves focusing on quality? If you answered yes to these questions, you might just be the perfect candidate for this role!
WHY DESIGN AT BRAINLY?
- Check out our Dribbble and Medium resources to discover what we've been up to lately.
- Take a look at our design system called Pencil, of which we are especially proud. Also, you can visit our Instagram to meet your future team!
- Watch this video about Scale and Synergy at Brainly Design Center of Excellence.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
- User-Centered Approach: Prioritize the user's perspective in all design decisions, conducting user research and usability testing to validate design choices.
- Customer Experience: Lead the creation of intuitive, user-centric designs for our digital products, ensuring a seamless and engaging user experience. You excel in simplifying complex user requirements and conducting user research to inform design decisions. This involves understanding user needs, the problems space, users flow, crafting micro-interactions, designing wireframes and prototypes, ensuring responsiveness and accessibility, and collaborating with developers for accurate implementation.
- Interaction Design: Create aesthetically pleasing user interfaces that align with the brand identity and design guidelines, while maintaining consistency in design elements across the user interface, ensuring a cohesive and harmonious visual representation of the product. Generate both low-fidelity sketches and wireframes for concept exploration, and high-fidelity designs for detailed visual representations, covering various design stages. Additionally, you manage the handoff to developers with high-fidelity design assets, providing them with the resources needed for accurate implementation.
- Agility and Versatility: the ability to quickly adapt to changes and pivot designs as the company priorities and strategies evolve, familiarity with lean methodologies for efficient design delivery with limited resources, the willingness and ability to take on various roles beyond traditional design, and the capacity to handle high-pressure, dynamic startup environments while maintaining a positive attitude in the face of challenges. Be ready to lend a helping hand when needed, especially during critical project phases, fostering a collaborative and supportive design environment.
- Time and Stakeholder Management: Efficiently manage project timelines and deliver high-quality design solutions within set deadlines while building and maintaining strong relationships with cross-functional teams, product managers, and external stakeholders. This involves gathering insights, aligning on design goals, and ensuring project success through effective coordination and timely delivery.
- Collaboration: Foster a collaborative and creative design environment, working closely with multidisciplinary teams, including developers, content creators, and other designers. This includes staying conscious of development feasibility and complexity while proposing design solutions, based on the input from the developers, as well as ensuring efficient hand-off of high-fidelity design assets and resources needed for accurate implementation.
- Innovation: Stay current with design trends, emerging technologies, and best practices, integrating innovative ideas into our design processes.
- Design System Integration: Integrate interaction design components into the overall design system, fostering consistency and scalability across products and features.
WHAT MAKES YOU THE PERFECT CANDIDATE
- 6 years of of professional experience as a UX/UI Designer or Product Designer
- A portfolio demonstrating proven experience designing, iterating and shipping products solution
- Experience designing products with a high-level of complexity, helping to guide them from inception (or redesign) to release to continued enhancement or sunset
- Expert knowledge in product design frameworks and methodologies
- Proficiency in Figma
- Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methodologies for user research, and A/B testing frameworks
- Strong experience in sketching and prototyping as a means to explore and convey design solutions
- Proven expertise turning complex consumer problems into simple and engaging products for the web (including mobile web) and native mobile application
- Excellent visual design skills with proficiency in typography, UI, information architecture, and aesthetic sense
- Ability to take ownership of developed solutions and on complex cross-area (cross-team) design tasks
- Great communication skills and ability to solve problems together with the team
- Fluency in English (verbal and written)
- A growth mindset, eager for collaboration and experimentation
- Strong attention to detail and highly developed organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
WHAT WILL BLOW OUR MINDS
- Experience in working with EdTech products
- Experience in startup environment
- Keen on user experience design (user-tests, customer journey, personas)
- Willingness to participate in user research as support for Product Designer
- Ability to share knowledge through workshops and presentations
- Experience in Rive
WHAT YOU GET BY JOINING BRAINLY
- We want to see you grow along with us – you will have 800$ per year for personal development, extra time for attending conferences and workshops, and unlimited access to an online learning platform (courses from Coursera, Udacity, Udemy, Harvard ManageMentor, Busuu, and many others!)
- Health is important, which is why at Brainly, we fully cover private health & dental care packages for you and your family and provide you with a sport card (Multisport Plus)
- You will also get an access to online individual psychological consultations with professionals in English, Polish & Ukrainian via the Mental Health Helpline
- Your personal concierge AskHenry will support you in your daily duties, eg. planning your dream vacation
- You can join internal communities and contribute to charity, diversity and inclusion initiatives, take part in great internal events or represent Brainly at conferences or meet-ups
- We also provide stock options
WHAT IS BRAINLY
Brainly is a leading global learning platform with the most extensive Knowledge Base for all school subjects and grades. Hundreds of millions of students, parents and educators rely on Brainly as the proven platform to accelerate understanding and learning. Based in Kraków, Poland, with U.S. headquarters in New York City, Brainly apps and websites are visited by users from over 35 countries. We are backed by Prosus, Point Nine Capital, General Catalyst, Runa Capital, Learn Capital and Kulczyk Investments.
Learn more about Brainly at www.brainly.com
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