ConsenSys Solutions Studios
ConsenSys Solutions Studios are focused on building and scaling tools and enterprise software products powered by Ethereum. Our mission is to use these solutions to power the emerging economic, social, and political operating systems of the planet.
Our teams are busy at work building the future of identity, financial markets, commerce, security and infrastructure, and more. If you are someone that thrives in a dynamic environment where being well-adapted, determined, and resilient are a requirement, we would love for you to join us.
As a Design Principal, you will:
- Collaborate with the Resourcing lead and other Principals to structure project work, plan and execute client proposals and pitches, and push high quality/inclusive product design and successful delivery of service design work
- Co-drive the early stages of approach and proposal creation, such as leading brainstorms or user-focused offerings
- Seek to grow the studios toolkit of alternative collaborative approaches and user based research methods
- Be accountable for the healthiness/success of the designers in the studio you reside in and on the projects you’re co-driving
- Provide and readily receive ‘critical’ feedback
- Convert feedback and push teams to balance multiple, sometimes conflicting, inputs when arriving at a final design
- Digital brand definition / expression
- Information architecture, interface/interaction design
- Visual Design Language
- Asset production
- Production Guides
- Be self-motivated, organized, and seek accountability in your responsibilities
- Co-drive the creation of new ventures while pushing for decisions that grow the adoption of Ethereum
- Setup/Equip designers for success in the creation of new products and ventures
- Design/run/facilitate/delegate and synthesize & derive info from workshops
What we ask for:
- Minimum of 15 years’ relevant industry experience
- Clear communication, transparency, open-mindedness, empathy and patience are just a few of Solutions Studios cultural values. We are looking for a person who understands this culture and will thrive within a team of people passionate about self-improvement, honesty and openness.
- Lead a collaborative design process from conception to launch: partner with small, global teams of engineers, product managers, and researchers to identify user needs, define product strategy, and craft roadmaps
- Co-create storyboards, prototypes, and high-fidelity visual design guides to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
- Actively give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise the bar for quality
- Mentor designers, growing and iterating on our design culture by participating in design-team-wide initiatives such as recruiting, developing design principles, and improving design tools and process
- Evangelize design and product thinking methodology
- Prior experience designing applications, experiences, websites, products and services that balance user needs
- Able to function, adapt and succeed in a constantly changing environment.
- Proactive, self-sufficient and professional, with strong organizational, time management and communication skills.
- Passionate and enthusiastic about healthy/thriving studio culture
- Willingness to travel
Even better if:
- You’re interested in or have experience with decentralized applications and blockchain
- You have experience at both large digital agencies and start-ups
- You enjoy some amount of ambiguity and freedom to experiment
- Have experience leading senior teams of designers
Here are some of the perks of being part of a unique organization like ConsenSys:
- The forefront of a revolution. At ConsenSys we fundamentally believe that a next generation of technologies presents the opportunity to create a more just and equitable society.
- A dynamic startup environment. ConsenSys is a thought leader in the blockchain space and we are absorbing a significant portion of the mindshare. This is both exciting and challenging, as we learn to scale our organization while adhering to the principles of decentralization.
- Flexibility and balance. ConsenSys is an organization that empowers individuals by enabling extensive remote working, flexible hours and an unlimited holiday policy.
We are proud to vigilantly foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of exploring the possibilities of blockchain technology.