The Mom Project is a pioneering, remote-first venture-backed startup with roots in Chicago & Cincinnati. We are backed by some of the best investors in the world and are lucky to be surrounded by an incredible team of advisors, including Serena Williams. The Mom Project is a platform and community leading a movement that matches companies with diverse talent. This critical match drives businesses forward while expanding professional opportunities for women.
We are looking for a Senior Product Designer to join our growing team. You’ll be responsible for supporting and collaborating with the team on a variety of product design projects from kick-off to final delivery.
You have a deep knowledge of user experience, UX/UI design trends, typography, accessibility, and best-practices. You’re passionate about design and excited to work on improving the experience for our users. You will be owning product design projects from start to finish by participating in user interviews, creating user experience flows, wireframes, and final designs. Being a contributing member of our design organization, you’ll apply design best practices across our entire platform in a fast paced start-up environment.
Collaborate with the product team, engineers, and other designers to create intuitive and highly creative experiences for our users
Participate in user interviews and research, analyze the results, identify pain points, and use those results to develop design strategies for solving user problems
Interpret business needs, objectives, and direction from multiple stakeholders and integrate feedback into the user experience
Create a range of UX/UI deliverables, including user flowcharts, diagrams, wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity interface mockups
Think big picture about the product experience for both B2B and B2C users, build upon the UI style guide and component system, and establish UX patterns that will be utilized across the product
Work closely with engineers as you are designing to understand how it will be built
Maintain UX and UI consistency across projects
Creative thinking to come up with new ideas and concepts
Act as a guide and mentor for other Product Designers and help shape the Design team culture
The skills and qualities you’ll need to succeed:
5+ years of UX/UI experience
Proficiency using Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Adobe XD, or other UX/UI design tools
Proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Illustrator and Photoshop)
Bachelor’s degree in design or a related field, or extensive real world experience
Deep understanding of UX/UI trends, and ability to always put the user’s needs first
Experience in wireframing and prototyping
Extensive knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with product managers, key stakeholders, and engineers
Strong portfolio with UX and UI design with an emphasis on high-fidelity final visual designs
Experience creating UI Style Guides
Ability to create iconography
Great at presenting your work and communicating your design decisions to the team
Great at giving and receiving feedback to support and improve your work as well as the work of your colleagues
Illustration skills are a plus!