Lead UX Product Designer

Job description

Tinybeans is a publicly-traded tech company that is in active growth mode, continuing to invest in fulfilling our mission- to connect parents and their families with the most trusted tools on the planet to help them thrive. We feel fortunate to be welcoming more users to our platforms than ever before and playing an even more important role in parents’ lives.

With a platform connecting over 4 million families, a deep content partnership with Apple and a 5-star App Store rating, Tinybeans is on a mission to help families create real connections with each other and with tailored resources to help them thrive.

Who You Are?
As the Lead UX Product Designer for our Consumer Business Unit, you will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from brainstorming the next great product innovation to tweaking pixels right before launch. You will be expected to utilize your full range of product design, interaction design, and visual design skills, and you will own the experience for a wide area of the Tinybeans product.

What you’ll do…

  • Lead the user experience and design of our Consumer App product

  • Lead the user experience and design of our Consumer web and email products

  • Work alongside product managers and engineers to take conceptual, strategic ideas and evolve them into functionality that will increase conversion, retention, and usage of the product

  • Work through all phases of design and development – from conceptualization to engineering execution and post-launch success tracking and iteration

  • Design flows and experiences that simplify and distill down complex actions into usable interfaces

  • Create sketches, concepts, and prototypes to communicate with team members

  • Manage user research and usability testing for the Consumer team, listening to our customers, and reacting to their feedback

  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions in collaboration with the product and executive teams

  • Give and solicit feedback from designers and a broader product team in order to continually improve impact

  • Ensure our engineers interpret your designs to a tee. All work going out the door has your design approval stamp on it

  • Get love every day from a passionate user base that’s head over heels for Tinybeans

Who we’re looking for…

  • A team player who loves collaborating with engineers and product managers, operating without ego - and having fun along the way

  • Comfortable in three key areas: research, flows/wireframing, and designing. This role does include the UI design step, but UX research and conceptualization are paramount

  • Able and happy to communicate effectively across the company, advocating for the user in all situations

Every year, professionals at the top of their field choose to join Tinybeans. Here’s why…

  • Enable you to make a difference and work in an inclusive culture

  • Offer you a hybrid office and/or remote work schedule

  • Expose you to all aspects of a start-up experiencing incredible growth

  • Welcome you to be part of a publicly traded company with a global reach

  • Offer you competitive compensation + yearly stock options 

  • Health, dental, vision, FSA, Commuter Benefits and 401K

  • Encourage you to recharge your batteries; generous time off policy, mental health days, additional sick & personal time and 11 paid holidays.

  • Support you like family as part of our playful team

  • We have expanded our benefits to Canada!!

Requirements

You must have…

  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Product Designer/ UX/ UI Designer preferably on a consumer-facing product

  • An online portfolio that demonstrates creativity and expertise in UX, interaction design, typography, layout, and visual design

  • Extraordinary ability to advocate for UI consistency and accessibility

  • Experience designing on multiple platforms (iOS, Android, Web, and Email) is preferred

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Highly proficient in design and prototyping tools such as Figma, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.

  • Excited about working in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment

  • Bonus points for experience in user testing

  • Bonus points for experience in animation and interaction design

Salary Range for this position…
  • Minimum of $80,000 to 100,000 maximum annual per year

  • Salary does not include other forms of compensation or benefits offered in connection with position; however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.

  • Ranges vary depending on location and local/state/federal compliance requirements in the United States and Canada.

At Tinybeans, we work hard and are committed to building a diverse team, fostering an inclusive culture, and investing in equity across our organization. Together, with our different perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds, our people are successful in jobs and are better able to address the needs of our customers.