Sr. Product Designer, Growth

San Francisco /
Product – Product Design /
/ Hybrid
Rapid is a team of creators delivering the next-generation API platform built for the modern developer. Our users range from independent developers to the largest companies in the world. We work hard to make it easy for developers to build, use, and share APIs faster while providing enterprise-wide visibility and governance. As a result, entrepreneurs and enterprises can concentrate on creating value and business outcomes.

How do we make this happen?  Rapid is the creator of RapidAPI Hub, the world’s largest API hub, where more than 4 million developers discover, evaluate and integrate more than 40,000 APIs from leading companies like Twilio, Microsoft and Google and more. Rapid also offers RapidAPI Studio, which provides developers with a single, connected experience to design, develop, test, monitor and publish their APIs. For enterprise organizations, Rapid offers RapidAPI Enterprise Hub, a private, customizable version of the public hub that enables the company’s developers, customers, and partners to find, manage, and connect to hundreds of internal APIs, as well as external API subscriptions.

We operate at scale when the opportunity is even greater. We offer you the opportunity to make a difference and empower developers to build modern software through API innovation while doing the most critical work of your career. 

Your Role
We are seeking a Product Designer who understands developer workflows, to partner with our Growth team and design high value self-service developer and business experiences, ensuring value grows through the customer lifecycle.

The primary focus of this role will be growing the entire ecosystem of API developers from signup and onboarding to discovering and publishing APIs. You will design experiences that incentivize developers to discover, use, build, publish, and manage APIs using a full range of tools including API catalogs, code playgrounds, tutorials & docs, community engagement, partner listing, and provider engagement. You’ll be on a mission to understand our customers, surface & execute against our biggest growth opportunities, and uncover how to build and grow activations and ultimately revenue.

You Will

    • Design experiences for onboarding and growing API developers, and support those experiences from initial problem evaluation to definition and design through development to iterating on learnings.
    • Identify user needs in any of: scenarios, user journeys, personas, task flows, user stories, jobs to be done, and apply them in discussions and design decisions with stakeholders.
    • Discover problems and opportunities with research and analysis, and validate solutions with interactive prototyping and usability testing.
    • Define, design, review, test and specify interfaces for developer experiences using participatory and iterative design techniques.
    • Work closely with Product and Engineering teams, in an agile environment, to build efficient developer experiences within technical & time constraints.

You Have

    • Proficiency with a full range of design methods and techniques including user research, data analysis, journey mapping, task flows, scenarios, agile design iteration, rapid prototyping, and usability testing. 
    • Experience in designing engaging SaaS interfaces for developer solutions.
    • Solid understanding of user-centered design methodologies and usability principles.
    • Experience working in a fast-paced organization with multiple designers as a part of a cross-functional agile delivery team
    • Capability to work within technical constraints, business requirements and tight deadlines.
    • Solid ability to present work, explain your point of view, and incorporate feedback gracefully.
    • Good communication and organization skills, and advocacy for design methodologies and processes
When applying, please provide a resume and portfolio or document that showcases your work that is relevant to the position.

This is an opportunity to play a key role in a fast-growing and high-scale startup company distributed across the US, Europe, and Israel. You'll be taking our product to the next level within a high-talent-density team and out-of-the-box thinking. Having raised $150 million in a Series D investment round in 2022; you’ll be working with a team that is scaling globally, fast.

If this sounds like you, click apply below! We’d love to hear from you.