Senior Product Designer

Product · Dublin, Leinster
Department Product
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Senior Product Designer 


About Drop 

Drop is the leading smart kitchen platform specialising in recipe and kitchen appliance technology to connect the whole cooking journey. Over 100 different appliance models from brands like Bosch, Electrolux, GE Appliances, Instant Brands, Panasonic, Kenwood, LG Electronics and Thermomix can now be controlled from the Drop Kitchen OS platform and the Drop Recipes app at the centre of it all. 

A love for great food is at our core. We believe that cooking and eating well feeds the soul and our mission is to spread the love of home cooking by making it effortless and rewarding. We do this by creating a magical user experience that yields perfect results. 

Founded in 2012, Drop currently operates from offices in San Francisco, California; Dublin, Ireland; and Zaragoza, Spain. 

Working as part of the Drop Design and Product team, you will be responsible for designing the user interface and experience for Drop Recipes app, and multiple ‘powered-by Drop’ experiences on a variety of platforms. 

As a key member of the team, you will be constantly improving our user experience, looking for consistency and high quality throughout the products, liaising with other designers to ensure designs and products feel harmonious.

You will be based in our Dublin office (we are embracing hybrid working, so you can work from home up to 3 days per week) and will report to the Dublin-based Head of Design.

Your Responsibilities

As a Senior Product Designer at Drop, you will: 

  • Be a thought leader in the company, pioneering world class design thinking.
  • Be passionate about crafting beautiful and easy to use interfaces.
  • Be confident in creating wireframes and low-fidelity prototypes.
  • Be experienced enough to understand when providing quick testable assets is preferable to creating pixel-perfect designs.
  • Take user test results and real-time data into a pixel perfect design solution.
  • Present solutions that solve both business and user problems and deliver measurable outcomes.
  • Become an advocate for our customers by knowing them and their needs inside out.

Your Skills

You have:

  • Exceptional visual design skills
  • Strong product and design thinking 
  • Passion for first class UI and UX, with a user first mindset 
  • The ability to use metrics to find solutions and solve problems 
  • Excellent communication skills, which make working in cross functional teams a joy

Your Experience

The successful candidate will: 

  • Have 7+ years of experience as Product Designer in mobile applications
  • Have 3+ years of experience in Sketch
  • Be familiar with applications such as Zeplin, InVision/Marvel (or similar prototyping tools), Abstract, JIRA and Trello
  • Be proficient with visual design tools such as Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Have experience designing multi-platform solutions for iOS, Android, and Web
  • Be familiar with working using a Design System

What is it like working at Drop?

We get a lot done by prioritising well and being effective instead of busy. We care deeply about our customers and the product experiences we provide. We treat each other with respect, speak our minds, and always listen to each other — regardless of function or seniority. We are authentic and humble and trust each other to do a great job. We move and iterate fast, without breaking things. Learn more about our values here

When we aren’t working, you’ll find us on company retreats, taking lunches in the park, doing yoga in the office, going to whiskey tastings, or cooking for each other

We offer a competitive compensation package, equity, healthcare, free coffee and snacks, and so much more! 
Most importantly, a career at Drop is one that is both rich and rewarding with many opportunities and room for growth. This is truly a unique opportunity to be part of an exceptional team.  If you’re up for the challenge, we want to hear from you!

 

Drop is proud to be an equal opportunities employer, and we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from candidates from a range of national, ethnic or cultural groups. This job description is a guide of the calibre of person we need, but that we also know some skills are transferrable. So if you are an exceptional candidate with mismatching skills, please apply and explain why you would be a great fit for Drop. 

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  • Location
    Dublin, Leinster
  • Department
    Product
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced