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Sr. Product Designer (Orange County, CA) [Remote]

Braintrust is hiring a Product Designer


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Job description

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: United States only - Orange County, CA (TimeZone: PST/CIST | Full day overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $100 – $135/hr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 40h/week - Short term

THE OPPORTUNITY

Requirements

Skills and experience our client's team needs:

  • You’ve shipped several real-life products—and seen their growth. This usually means you’ve had at least 6 years of experience.
  • You’re in the pursuit of mastering your design craft and consider yourself well on your way towards the top of your game.
  • You’re comfortable jumping into an unfamiliar space with their clients and navigating uncertainty (and a little chaos).
  • You’re committed to goals, sometimes determined by yourself and often determined by others, and flexible on tactics.
  • You enjoy being the voice of the people who use what their client build.
  • You have experience working directly with product managers, engineers, and stakeholders to ship working software.
  • You can rapidly build user flows and wireframes in your design tool of choice.
  • You’re comfortable with lean, agile environments.
  • You have an aptitude for training and mentoring other designers.
  • You’re an artist at heart. 

What you’ll be working on

 

This specific project requires the IC to visit a client's office in Orange County, CA.  Please only submit if you are willing to travel (by car) to their office.

 

Our client was born out of a desire to help innovators and disruptors harness the full power of custom software development. They’re always searching for people who care passionately about their craft, embrace the humility of consulting, and consider themselves evangelists for software best practices.

 

They’re dedicated to growth through discipline, collaboration, and mentorship. Their goal is to find progressive ways to build software as small teams of passionate craftspeople. They help their clients—from brand new start-ups to enterprise-level organizations—implement their own diverse cultures and software development mastery.

 

Here’s who our client is looking for:
They’re searching for a Product Designer with at least 6 years of experience. In this role, you will partner with their clients to help them with design best practices by leading by example and being hands-on with their product. 

 

If you were part of our client's team, here are some things you would have done last week:

  • Facilitated working sessions, and user interviews, and recommended next steps based on what you learned.
  • Worked closely with Product Management, Engineering, and other stakeholders to meld customer desires with business needs.
  • Designed user journeys, personas, experiments, and any other things necessary to best serve their clients’ goals.
  • Used collaborative technologies like Figma and Miro to visualize ideas and create beautiful, functional interfaces.
  • Created designs, and prototypes to communicate your ideas.
  • Had candid conversations with their clients about how decisions impact the people using what they build and the business itself.
  • Crafted beautiful and thoughtful interfaces for their clients.
  • Utilized both data and your intuition to help us be better informed in their decisions.
  • Be agile and struck a balance between evolving product requirements and consistent delivery. They learn from their clients and want to adapt as quickly as possible.
  • Modeled their values of pursuing mastery, humanity, and courage.
  • This list isn’t exhaustive. They want you to feel empowered to contribute to efforts outside of your discipline, including driving your own pursuit of learning new skills and techniques. They believe they make the best decisions when different perspectives enter the mix. That includes yours. 

Apply Now!

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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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Braintrust is the new model for how work gets done. We connect organizations with top technical talent to complete strategic projects and drive innovation.
Braintrust has been started in 2018 and employ about 51-250 people.
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