Product Designer (Europe)

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

We are looking for an ambitious and driven Product Designer who is passionate about creating simple and elegant solutions to complex problems which will help design the future of Hotjar – a solution used by thousands of users worldwide. Product designers serve a vital role here by creating simple, engaging experiences, iteratively improving the user journey, and crafting every product detail. We appreciate designers who think in systems, are eager to validate their work, can communicate effectively, and love collaboration and feedback.

Hotjar is a rapidly growing startup which gives thousands of website owners, teams and professionals the tools needed to discover how their visitors are really using their sites. This is an excellent remote career opportunity in a key position where you can make a difference in the UX community and industry.

As a Product Designer, you will:

  • Create thoughtful and appropriate solutions to design challenges of all sizes by translating research insights into simple and engaging user interfaces which satisfy user needs, business requirements and technical constraints.
  • Be a part of one of our multi­disciplinary product teams to lead the design process, facilitate design discussions and validate product/experience changes and improvements.
  • Produce engaging experiences using design flows, sketches, prototypes to collect feedback, and iteratively improve and support the design process.
  • Translate wireframes and experiences into high-fidelity visual composites with attention to interaction design which follow style and brand guidelines.
  • Collaborate with design leadership, stakeholders, and engineers in an iterative, transparent and feedback driven process.

Skill Requirements

  • A minimum of 4 years experience designing digital products and systems, not just websites. You have helped ship products.
  • Experience designing experiences for desktops, tablets and phones.
  • Experience leading user testing sessions and validating design efforts.
  • Demonstrated ability in the entire product development process, from research and problem solving through to detailed UI and visual design.
  • Ability to prototype ideas quickly and iterate as many times as needed using tools such as InVision, Framer, Principle, HTML/CSS/JS, etc.
  • Excellent self-starter who always thinks MVP first, collaborates effectively with engineers, and has the ability to work in an agile and fast-paced team.
  • Strong communicator and fluent in English with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must submit to a background check confidentially processed by our third party.
  • Assets: Experience using Sketch, HTML / CSS / JS development, experience working embedded in a team of developers, experience working remotely.

Although this is a remote position, we are currently only seeking candidates in Europe-aligned timezones between UTC-2 and UTC+4.

About the Company

Hotjar is a new and easy way to truly understand your web and mobile site visitors.

How to apply

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