Product Designer

SF Bay Area /
Product Design /
The Company
We are an early stage company building the next generation digital shopping platform from the ground up. Our vision is to create a highly differentiated and personalized experience for consumers that revolutionizes the way people shop. We have an incredible team and venture investors. Come join the fun!

Goal of Job
We’re looking for an experienced Product Designer to design for the entire digital experience of THE YES (mobile app and web). You will be hands on across all design work streams from user research to UX to visual design and will partner with the brand team to create a unified consumer experience. You are passionate for your craft, love the journey of discovery through iteration, and have relentlessly high standards. You translate ambiguous requirements into simple, intuitive, and beautiful user experiences. You use all kinds of qualitative and quantitative data to understand user needs and solve complex problems. You are a strong communicator with the ability to defend your designs to a broad audience while internalizing and responding to feedback. You are collaborative, have fun, and value a strong team setting.

Responsibilities

    • Develop wireframes and product design for next gen ecommerce platform
    • Design beautiful app experiences that are user centric
    • Partner with product and engineering to identify requirements, use cases, and user journeys for THE YES’ customer experience
    • Illustrate and communicate complex design solutions across uses cases by creating process flows, wireframes, prototypes, and high fidelity mock-ups
    • Collaborate with product and engineering throughout the product development life-cycle to iterate on and deliver a user experience that meets the highest quality bar
    • Develop and maintain design documentation including specifications, redlines, and style guides
    • Create truly user-centric designs through intuition, experience and data to continuously improve the user experience

Experience Required

    • Love being a hands on designer
    • Great visual design skills, married with understanding of UX principles
    • Excited to build prototypes 
    • System design thinker
    • Ability to empathize with the user (ideally an understanding of fashion and shopping)
    • 5+ years with cross-platform design experience, specifically mobile 
    • User-centered design approach
    • Can iterate on existing designs and also concept from scratch as new features are built
    • Experience designing a product that has been shipped to market
    • Comfortable taking risks and and with ambiguity as you explore multiple design concepts to identify and build the most effective and delightful solutions
    • Cross-functional experience and have previously worked closely with engineers, product and creative teams
    • A portfolio demonstrating proficiency in interaction design with details on your role and contribution

Our Values

    • Critical thinking - we use judgement in making key decisions, we are innovative and deep thinkers, we are deliberate and produce high quality work
    • Helpfulness and transparency - we support each other by providing context and feedback, we operates with respect towards our customers, partners and team, we are open to giving and receiving feedback with the intention of improving how we function
    • Operate as an owner - we are deeply invested in the success of the company and its customers, we do what’s right not what’s easy, we spend carefully and knows that any success is tied to what’s best for our customers
    • Pronto - we operate with a sense of urgency, have a GSD mentality, we are open to change for as business needs evolve, and we embody grit and tenacity