Product Designer

New York /
Founders Factory New York – Operations /
Full-time
As our Product Designer, you will be responsible for the success of our portfolio of businesses. You will lead the design of our products and provide structure and process as the business grows. You will focus on usability and experience, build out the MVP and refine brand.

👌Responsibilities

    • Taking ownership and leading the UI and UX design, bringing to life the customer experience and the business vision/mission
    • Ensuring there is a clear vision and purpose and we are embodying and communicating the values of the startup with effective solutions to solve business and customer pain points
    • Create the best version of the product with the time/resources and iterate on designs to help ensure we’re solving problems, using the best solutions
    • Working closely with the founding team, communicating your ideas and progress to relevant stakeholders. Always prioritise learnings.
    • Ask the right questions and seek feedback, you might need to treat requirements as assumptions and validate them. You have an ability to deliver value to the customer and business
    • Working closely with engineers to build out MVP and maintain consistencies across brand and product
    • Work closely with growth leads on marketing solutions to help scale audience and generate interest and customers where needed
    • Help create a culture of design entrepreneurs, valuing a human centred approach that integrates the needs of the customers and the business
    • Articulate how the product meets the user's needs by communicating their imagination in words. A true designer has a narrative, and tells the story with authority

👍Requirements

    • A passion for creating products people love, caring about product performance is key
    • At least five years of design experience in roles demonstrating leadership and ingenuity
    • Having a human focused approach to building technology businesses, balancing the customer needs and business requirements
    • Research and testing will be embedded into your process. You will use tools and methods that help move forward quicker, faster and with confidence
    • Prior experience in juggling multiple projects and delegating work effectively, iteratively implementing operational improvements to the way you and your team works
    • Demonstrated ability operating in an ambiguous environment - adaptability is key
    • Be solution-focused - make sense of a problem space by proposing and trying solutions
    • You can think creatively and are resourceful. Experience of all the normal design tools
    • Quick thinking and intuition, someone who can balance creativity with objective data
    • Managing your time and and driving momentum within the business by subscribing to lean methodologies
    • Quick thinking and intuition, someone who can balance creativity with objective data

👏Benefits

    • Share options in the Founders Factory New York portfolio
    • Private medical insurance and pension
    • Flexible working
    • Shared maternity and paternity policies