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Senior Product Designer (US or Canada) [Remote]

Braintrust is hiring a Product Designer


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ABOUT US:

Braintrust is the only network that gives in-demand talent all the freedom of freelance with all the benefits, community and stability of a full-time role. As the first decentralized talent network, our revolutionary Web3 model ensures the community that relies on Braintrust to find work are the same people who own and build it through the blockchain token, BTRST. So unlike other marketplaces that take 20% to 50% of talent earnings, Braintrust allows talent to keep 100% of earnings and to vote on key changes to improve the network. Braintrust is working to change the way freelance works – for good.

  • JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position (no agencies/C2C - see notes below)
  • LOCATION: Remote - United States and Canada only (TimeZone: PST/CIST | Partial overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $70 – $100/hr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 40h/week - Long term

THE OPPORTUNITY

Who are you? 

You are a Senior Product Designer and you've spent a lot of time designing software experiences, often for a B2B market. You are confidently able to work with clients that need guidance on how to turn their idea into a tangible product. You're comfortable working in complex domains and are able to digest and understand business goals and objectives. You have a versatile skill-set and understand the needs of a client and project. You understand your role as a user advocate and make sure that in everything you and your team do the user needs and wishes are heard and kept top of mind. As a systems thinker, your designs are logical, consistent and based on higher level thinking such as principles, guidelines, etc. Finally, you're a confident presenter and inclusive communicator. 

 

What will you do? 

Our client works with international clients who are industry leaders in their respective fields. Their role is to help them build solutions and platforms; help them to launch new product ventures and fundamentally change how they operate. 

Design plays a key role in how they approach these projects, and how they work overall. As a Senior Product Designer, you would be joining the ranks of an established team of experienced design professionals that you are able to call on for support and feedback.

You will work on a range of industries and software delivery projects. Often joining product teams consisting of five to six developers, a delivery architect, and a client-side product owner. 

Your remit is often much broader than just "designing the thing", examples of what you could be doing include: 

  • Helping clients clarify and enhance their business objectives through the lens of design. 
  • Planning and executing UX research on a small scale project basis. 
  • Collaborating with client design groups on a variety of things, ranging from contributing to their design systems, working with brand teams to mature their approach on brand adherence and product design to exploring and working on their accessibility standards. 
  • Facilitating workshops and smaller scale creative problem-solving sessions. 

In short, you will find that your work is varied and differs from client to client, and project to project. Regardless of what you do as a Senior Product Designer, you are an expert when it comes to designing software and user experiences that knows how to select the right tool for the job, and is able to find the sweet spot where business, user, and technology overlap to create an excellent customer experience. 

 

What do you need? 

  • 8+ years of experience and knowledge of user interface design, having worked on projects like rich web apps/websites, mobile applications and enterprise/B2B software. 
  • A versatile skillset: you are as comfortable doing UI design as much as you are making user journeys, personas, and prototypes. 
  • The know-how and experience to help their customers, development teams and other colleagues to apply and drive a user-centred design process. 
  • Practical experience in evaluating products with customers. You've done user testing before and are able to apply that on a small scale to a project. 
  • Extensive working knowledge of a variety of design tools, such as Miro, Figma or equivalent.
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  • A good understanding of the constraints and possibilities of modern web technologies. 
  • Experience collaborating successfully with developers and product managers. Experience designing and delivering products in agile environments Ability to travel, the frequency and duration differ. 
  • Fluent English.

Why do you want to join the team? 

They adopt a person-first approach to hiring. That means they hire the best people – it’s as simple as that. Their team gets to pick the cream of the crop from around the world and has brought together a collection of dynamic and talented individuals.

Our client is committed to shaping a better world in all that they do. Their team is built on a foundation of respect, diversity, inclusivity, and equality. 

 

What will you get? 

  • Work/Life balance: they have a genuine dedication to work/life balance. 
  • Family friendly: they understand how important family is, so their flexible environment allows you to work around what matters - school run, no problem! 
  • The Wellness Hub: they offer resources and support and have a genuine commitment to fostering/improving the team’s wellbeing. 
  • Knowledge perks: explore new hobbies, brush up on life skills or simply learn something new, there is something there for everyone.

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ABOUT THE HIRING PROCESS:

Qualified candidates will be invited to do a screening interview with the Braintrust staff. We will answer your questions about the project, and our platform.  If we determine it is the right fit for both parties, we'll invite you to join the platform and create a profile to apply directly for this project.  

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. If you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around their consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.  

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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