Senior Product Designer

 

As a Senior Product Designer, you will be working closely with clients, developers, and project managers to create beautiful and valuable digital experiences. You will be leading projects from kickoff to launch, defining the problem, conducting research, exploring design solutions, and validating those decisions with users and stakeholders. You'll provide value by producing thoughtful work, soliciting frequent feedback, and collaborating well with others. This is a senior-level position where you are expected to lead the design effort by being a proactive participant, defining the direction and workflow of tasks in a team-augmented setting in many cases. All that said, we like to keep a pretty fun, laid-back atmosphere here at the 'Belly. We are looking for someone who is not only an excellent designer but a good fit for our close-knit team.

The design team at Underbelly is central to the fantastic work we produce with our clients. We're a multidisciplinary team specializing in user experience, interface design, branding, motion, content, and illustration. Our projects range from solving complex end-to-end problems for some of the most high-profile companies worldwide to helping small businesses get new products or brands off the ground. We're passionate, cooperative, thoughtful, respectful, and constantly pushing ourselves and our craft. In addition, at Underbelly, we care about people and making their lives better through design.

What you'll do

  • Design engaging experiences for apps and websites.
  • Prototype and validate your ideas through research.
  • Work within cross-functional teams to define the strategy for new and existing digital products.
  • Work directly with some of the most high-profile companies globally, frequently in team-augmented settings.
  • Communicate design solutions and iterate based on feedback.
  • Lead kickoffs, design sprints, and other project critical meetings. 

You have

  • Contributed to multiple end-to-end shipped products.
  • 5+ years of experience and a strong portfolio showcasing human-centered interaction design.
  • Background within the entire product design cycle, from concept and ideation to research and validation through wire-framing and iterative client review cycles. 
  • A solid understanding of visual design fundamentals; typography, color, grid, space, and composition.
  • Proficiency with relevant design tools and applications.
  • Ability to prototype experiences using motion.
  • Deep experience presenting your work to key stakeholders.
  • An earnest desire to solve complex problems.
  • Clear and concise communication skills.
  • A self-motivated willingness to constantly learn and improve your craft.
  • A collaborative and humble nature.
  • The ability to change your working style between multiple types of contracts and clients (team-augmented, fixed deliverable, etc.).

Perks

  • Location: work in downtown Salt Lake City, minutes from the beautiful outdoors. Remote work locations will also be considered. 
  • People: a passionate and talented team of collaborators who don't take themselves too seriously.
  • Workstation gear: a standing desk, ergonomic chair, new Mac & 27-inch display.
  • Growth: we pay up to $1,500 a year for whatever conference you would like to attend. In addition, budget for continuing education for ongoing learning.
  • Culture: Enjoy yourself and bring your full self to work. Our team works hard together and plays hard together. We indulge in movie nights, book club, foosball, and plenty of free food, snacks, and really good coffee.

You'll Get

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Hospital Confinement Insurance
  • 401K & Roth 401K
  • FSA & Dependent Care FSA
  • 20+ Days of PTO
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement
  • Maternity/Paternity/Adoption Leave
  • Quarterly Profit Sharing
  • Headspace Membership & Tava Health Therapy

At Underbelly, we look for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You are encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Underbelly, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions.

Underbelly is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employees with a work environment that is free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Underbelly are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, disability, national origin, family or parental status, veteran, or disability status—or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Underbelly will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. We believe that diverse backgrounds and perspectives strengthen our teams and we encourage all to apply.