This is a remote only position available to candidates living in Germany or the UK.

Who We Are

Cobalt provides the world's largest pentesting platform, delivering thousands of pentests per year. Cobalt's Pentest as a Service (PtaaS) platform is modernizing traditional pentesting. By combining a SaaS platform with an exclusive community of testers, we deliver the real-time insights you need to remediate risk quickly and innovate securely. We see the Pentest as a Service model as the first step in our vision to create a new interface for the security workforce. We have seen tremendous traction over the years and today we have 1000+ customers on Cobalt's platform, ranging in size from Fortune 50 companies to emerging tech start-ups.

We are remote-first with local hubs in Austin, Boston, Berlin, and San Francisco. We have Scandinavian roots, an American base, and a global outlook. Our team is characterized by a fun, fast-paced, and collaborative culture based on individual responsibility and ownership.

We have secured more than $50M in funding from a variety of top-flight investors, led by Highland Europe. We are using our funding to expand global usage and continue the development of the Cobalt platform, which pioneered the Penetration test as a Service (PtaaS) model.

Description

All organizations need security testing for their software and we are building the world’s largest and smartest pentest management platform to help solve this challenge at scale. 


We are looking for a Senior Product Designer who is excited to join our growth team focused on accelerating customer acquisition and helping us to increase retention. This team is heavily focused on experimentation and iteration. As the lead designer for this team, you will lead all aspects of design from inception to implementation and beyond, owning design throughout the end-to-end product development cycle and partnering closely with product and engineering every step of the way.

What You'll Do

  • Responsible for product design across the Growth: Expand team
  • Strongly advocate for our customers within your domain.
  • Own the end-to-end user journey and all aspects of design execution including vision, ideation, prototyping, and user testing, through to production. And you won’t stop there! You'll continue to measure and refine.
  • Use your strong communication and negotiation skills to advocate for design with partners in marketing, product management, and engineering through the whole product lifecycle. 
  • Partner closely with our Design Systems team to create scalable design frameworks and solutions. 
  • Let users lead the way and let their needs guide you to the best solutions that also support our business objectives.
  • Balance switch between strategy-level and pixel-level critique.

You Have

  • Have high attention to detail, and the ability to independently balance tasks, while prioritizing projects in a fast-paced work environment. 
  • Be a self-starter with excellent time management, and who can thrive in ambiguity.
  • Have a team-first mentality.
  • Prior experience formulating hypotheses and validating them through the experimentation cycle.
  • Solid understanding of business and product metrics, as well as data to inform decision-making.
  • Strategic and critical thinking skills.
  • Experience aligning stakeholders while producing solutions that solve users' needs advised by business objectives and technical capabilities.
  • A deep understanding of the end-to-end product design process. Including how to develop and use IA, journey mapping, prototyping, user stories, user research, wireframing, and visual design. 
  • The ability to solve ambiguous and complex problems with simple, elegant, user-focused solutions.
  • Experience applying both quantitative and qualitative research techniques to inform design decisions.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills - you can present your design decisions and process succinctly.
  • Provide mentorship and design feedback to other design team members.
  • Experience designing for consumer-facing UX. 
  • Experience working in an agile environment as well as familiarity with Lean UX and utilizing design research.
  • Expertise in design tools, i.e., Figma, Miro
  • An online portfolio that shows examples of your design process.

Bonus If You Have

  • Experience working at companies in the developer tool space.
  • Experience working at other SaaS companies.
  • Experience working collaboratively in global, multi-disciplinary design teams.

About the Design Team at Cobalt

You'll be joining a tight-knit design team that spans product design, brand design, and content strategy. We work in tight collaboration with many teams across Cobalt to bring memorable experiences and customer obsession to every facet of our work. 

Please apply even if you don't think you meet all of the criteria above but are still interested in the job. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

Diversity at Cobalt

With over 45 nationalities already at Cobalt (and counting) we respect and celebrate diversity! We’re proudly committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, disability, or place of origin. We support each other and are grateful for each Cobalter's contribution to our mission — let's make security dance! 

Please apply even if you don't think you meet all of the criteria above but are still interested in the job. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

Why You Should Join Us

  • Grow in a passionate, rapidly expanding industry operating at the forefront of the Pentesting industry 
  • Work directly with experienced senior leaders with ongoing mentorship opportunities
  • Earn competitive compensation and an attractive equity plan
  • Save for the future with a 401(k) program (US) or pension (EU) 
  • Benefit from medical, dental, vision and life insurance (US) or statutory healthcare (EU)
  • Leverage stipends for:
    • Wellness
    • Work-from-home equipment & wifi
    • Learning & development
    • Unlimited books 
  • Treat yourself to paid remote lunches
  • Make the most of our flexible, generous paid time off, and 16-weeks of paid parental leave 
  • Work remotely from anywhere in the US, the UK, or Germany
  • Explore the world with our travel bonus payouts at your 2, 3, and 5 year anniversary 

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