Lead Designer

Job description

Barkyn delivers health and happiness to pet families around the world. Currently specialized in dogs and growing every month, we provide plans that include dog food and a dedicated online veterinarian.

 

We’re not only changing the pet market, we’re also reshaping the way the ecommerce experience should feel - human, personalized, seamless & beautiful. We were invited to be part of Google's Startup Growth Program in 2018 and to Google’s Scaleup Program in 2019. We were also considered one of Europe’s Top 100 Startups by Wired.

 

THE LEAD DESIGNER ROLE

We're creating a loved brand in Europe and this is where your story starts!

As a Lead Designer you will be defining our design frameworks and UI direction, making our product consistent over web and mobile. You will responsible to translate our brand tone into our product and make it a great experience driven by good design and details.

Specifically, we expect you to:

 

  • Define UX and flows to be implemented in each sprint, to a micro level;
  • Design both web and mobile interfaces;
  • Coach other less experienced designers in the process;
  • Explore new ideas of features, improvements and concepts together with our Product team and the CEO.

Requirements

Mandatory:

  • Experience in a B2C company;
  • Design experience at web and mobile products of at least 6 years;
  • Sketch native;
  • Strong brand and conceptualization skills.

 

Brownie Points:

  • Past experience at a startup;
  • Experience with Design Sprints or Design Thinking methodologies;
  • Dog owner.