Product Designer

San Francisco, CA /
Design /
Full-time
About Betterleap
At Betterleap, our mission is to help the most innovative companies find talent, in any specialization and location, while empowering recruiters all over the world to grow their businesses. We believe there are too many barriers to starting a recruiting business, and we’re designing tools and infrastructure to help our recruiters start, run, and scale an online recruiting business from anywhere in the world.

How we work together
We're a team of builders that are passionate about empowering the next generation of recruiters, and we all work closely and collaboratively to align on product vision and ship product. We live and breathe user-centered process to create the best possible, end-to-end, experience for our recruiters and companies daily. We are scrappy when we need to be, though we are always focused on quality.

About the product designer opportunity
This is an incredible opportunity for someone to come in as an early member of the core team and change the industry standard of recruiting. As the first product designer at Betterleap, you will be involved at every step of product development, from brainstorming ideas to launching new products. You will translate insights uncovered by product and sales teams into concretized, standalone, design-system-friendly MVP prototypes and partner closely with product managers and engineers to scope and ship new versions of our core product.

You might work on

    • Recruiter portal - tools, features, and settings to run a recruiting business on Betterleap
    • Companies portal - modern tools to help companies hire
    • Betterleap admin tools - tools for the customer support team at Betterleap

You will

    • Own the end-to-end product design process, from white-boarding to pixel-perfect production-ready assets.
    • Problem solve, think big, and explore ideas while understanding how to converge and build iteratively towards our vision.
    • Plan strategically and think tactically as a partner with product and engineering to define the future of the product.
    • Influence the shape of the product with research and data while executing design work using high quality wireframes, mockups, user journeys, interactive prototypes, etc.
    • Develop and expand our product design system.

What you’ve accomplished

    • 3+ years of relevant work experience including demonstrated experience in designing visually compelling consumer mobile/web-based interfaces.
    • Attention to detail and a solid understanding of visual communication
    • Familiarity with proven and emerging tools for interface design and prototyping, including Figma, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and good ol’ fashioned pen & paper.
    • An understanding of modular, grid-based, systems design.
    • Basic understanding of how designs are implemented by engineers.
    • Familiarity with the design sprint process and rapid prototyping.
    • Excellent communication, leadership, and teamwork skills.


Benefits
100% covered medical, dental, vision benefits for employees
Take as much vacation as you'd like
Flexible work-from-home
Top of the line Apple equipment

Betterleap is an equal opportunity employer: we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.