Product Designer (Teaching and Learning)

Budapest, Hungary /
Product /
Full-time
At Instructure, we believe in the power of people to grow and succeed throughout their lives. Our goal is to amplify that power by creating intuitive products that simplify learning and personal development, facilitate meaningful relationships, and inspire people to go further in their education and careers. We do this by giving smart, creative, passionate people opportunities to create something awesome. And that's where you come in:

Instructure is the undisputed, global leader in online education. With the advent of Covid-19, it has never been more important to serve the pressing needs of teachers and students alike while pushing the boundaries to continue discovering and realizing the true opportunities that online learning can present. We are a mission-driven company founded on principles such as collaboration, empathy, openness, diversity, inclusion and honesty, just to name a few. We are looking for those who are not only passionate about their craft, but who are eager to join a company that stands firmly on such principles. 

Our design team is a highly collaborative group of talented product designers for both mobile and web.  They play a key role in defining and shaping the experience of every product across Instructure’s portfolio. They go through great lengths to engage with our customers, as gaining empathy proves to be one of the greatest design tools in the kit.  Working closely with product managers and developers, our designers craft purposeful, usable and accessible products and features that don’t just meet the immediate needs of today, but those to come as the world’s education system continues to move online.   

We are looking to find a talented, mission-driven and highly collaborative UX craftsperson with a passion for combining seamless interaction with beautiful design. Your work needs to be easy to navigate and comprehend, logically organized, and accessible. Your focus will be delivering the highest standard of usability and simplicity to the millions we serve. In other words, we want to delight our users with an exceptional experience.

What you'll be doing:

    • Work with your product and design teams to craft elegant solutions for complex interaction and visual design problems
    • Play an influential role in designing workflows for educators, students, and people that support teaching and learning
    • Produce high-quality designs in a quick, iterative fashion
    • Engage in user research activities with our customers
    • Build prototypes for user testing
    • Use and contribute to a design system to create products with consistent interactions and a shared visual language
    • Collaborate with Product and Engineering to ensure the highest quality designs and functionality
    • Having fun while helping to shape the future of online education for millions across the globe

Here's what you need to know/have:

    • 4+ years of UX and UI design experience/User research experience
    • A strong portfolio of the work that you are most proud of
    • Self-motivation with a passion for visual/interaction design, usability and delighting users
    • Natural inclination to be a great team player who is comfortable working in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment
    • A good understanding of design processes specific to software products
    • Experience making data driven decisions
    • The ability to iterate rapidly
    • The ability to both give and receive constructive feedback
    • A deep understanding of the principles of universal design and accessible design
    • Ability to design for experiences that look and feel native to each platform while also being consistent across all supported platforms
    • Familiarity of user expectations and usage for web and mobile
    • Prototyping experience (such as inVision, Figma)
    • Experience with design systems
    • Experience with responsive web
    • A great attitude, kind and supportive demeanor, desire to make the world a better place and a sense of humor :)

Get in on all the awesome of Instructure:

    • A fun, friendly, and helpful company culture
    • Competitive compensation
    • Private Medicover healthcare + cafeteria plan/SZEP card
    • Employee stock purchase program
    • Wellness motivation through PandaFit
    • Employee referral bonus program
    • An extra week off for the whole company every year
    • Employee recognition program
    • Goal-setting, proactive reviews, and internal training
    • Employee assistance program
We’ve always believed in hiring the most awesome people and treating them right. We know that the more diverse we are, the more diverse our ideas will be and when we openly welcome those ideas, our environment is better and our business is stronger.

All Instructure employees are required to successfully pass a background check upon being hired.