What's the opportunity about?
As a senior product designer, you are responsible for representing the end user / s throughout the product delivery lifecycle.
By partnering with product and engineering, you will be expected to define and own the product strategy, vision and guiding principles, and deliver on committed objectives.
You will play a key role in continuous discovery and ensuring that the investments we make are most impactful for our users and our business.
As a senior in the team, you will possess a natural inclination towards leadership and continuous improvement of the design team.
You'll help create understanding by...
Partnering with product and engineering managers to frame problems, create clarity and lead teams in the face of complexity and ambiguity
Carrying out both qualitative and quantitative discovery, and using insights to inform decision making process
Partnering with product managers to drive the practice of hypothesis-driven development
Advocating for product design excellence by taking a principled approach to design, focussing on crafted execution and an evidence-based methodology
Having the ability to create understanding within cross-functional teams and leverage the variety of expertise within your team
Participating and facilitating strategic product discussions and workshops within cross-functional teams
Fostering an environment for delivering design excellence and measurable product impact, by encouraging fellow designers to raise the bar and set new standards
Giving and seeking feedback to improve individual, team and company performance
Working with fellow designers and front end developers to bring Unbabel’s design system to life, and participate by curating and continuously improving
You'll move the needle if you have...
5+ years experience as a product designer
Strong eye for visual design and intrinsic appreciation for crafting delightful experiences
Metric-driven mindset, working towards strategic product objectives
Solid understanding of usability heuristics & design principles (balance, hierarchy, harmony, contrast, emphasis, repetition, pattern, rhythm, motion)
Deliver wireframes, flow maps, information architecture, lo-fi and hi-fi prototypes and implementation-ready designs
Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with a diligent, autonomous, can-do attitude
Expert command of design tools such as Figma, Sketch, Abstract, Invision, Adobe Creative Suite, whiteboard, pen and paper
Passionate about language, artificial intelligence and behavioural psychology
Clear verbal and written communication, including UX writing
Excellent command of English (C1 level as a minimum)
We build our tower with love, dedication and...
Competitive salary at one of Europe’s leading startups
Stimulating startup environment committed to diversity and inclusion
Individual budget to setup your own workstation (mechanical keyboard, mouse, etc.)
MacBook Pro and external monitor
English or Portuguese language courses
Yearly company retreat
All Hands on Deck every Friday
The Tower of Unbabe l
Unbabel enables modern enterprises to serve customers in their native languages, with always-on, scalable translation across digital channels.
Powered by AI and refined by a global community of translators, Unbabel combines the speed and scale of machine translation with the authenticity that can come only from a native speaker.
Unbabel has raised over $91M in funding and has over 170 employees across its Lisbon headquarters and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Pittsburgh.
Leading brands like Facebook, Microsoft, Booking.com, and easyJet use Unbabel to make their customers happier and their support operations vastly more efficient.
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