As one of our first Product Designers, you will play a critical role in bringing our product and brand vision to life across multiple channels. In this role, you will create useful, educational, and inspirational experiences that will enhance our customer’s interactions with Daily Harvest.
You should be a strategic thinker with a genuine desire to keep up with the latest visual design trends, prototyping tools, and design frameworks. You are curious and want to understand our customers on a deep level, finding solutions to complex interactions, user experience, and design problems. Working closely with the product and engineering functions, you’ll enhance the customer-driven mindset across the company to elevates our level of product design and achieve our larger company goals.
- Work with a cross-functional team throughout the entire product development cycle: from concept development to execution to launch, advocating for our users and our brand along the way
- Support our product development process with design thinking, sketching, prototyping, testing, learning, polished execution, and iteration.
- Gather research, create prototypes, and iterate towards winning solutions while collaborating with a cross-functional team
- Find innovative ways to balance utility, education, and inspiration throughout our digital experience
- Take an active and involved role in the definition of our product strategy for both new and existing functionality
- Partner with engineers to ensure a high-level of polish throughout the development cycle
- Partner with our brand and creative team to refine our design system and enable efficient, consistent, and scalable product development
- The right candidate will have a strong grasp of UX design and HCI principles with the ability to take a product from a flow diagram, through prototyping, to a polished high-fidelity live user experience
- 5+ years in a digitally-focused design role
- A track record of building exceptional and engaging user experiences, ideally for e-commerce websites
- You love product and branding and how they are intertwined.
- You obsess over details, but don't lose sight of the bigger picture.
- Informed and excited about current user-interaction and design standards
- Rapid prototyping skills. You have multiple tools in your tool belt for getting customer feedback early and often in your design process.
- An office freezer full of smoothies, soups, overnight oats, chia puddings, harvest bowls, and lattes
- A dynamic, ambitious and fun work environment
- Competitive medical, dental, and vision benefits
- Flexible time off policy
About Daily Harvest
Daily Harvest makes nourishing food built on fruits and vegetables accessible. We do this by delivering thoughtfully sourced, chef-crafted food to customers' doorsteps, all ready to enjoy in minutes. We’re on a mission to take care of food, so food can take care of you.
Since launching in 2015, Daily Harvest has been featured in national publications like Fast Company, The New York Times, and Refinery29, and garnered investments from celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, Serena Williams, and Bobby Flay.
Our team is collaborative, driven, and future-thinking. We're constantly learning, experimenting, and iterating, and celebrate failure just as much as success. We take risks, try new things, and we get things done. We love adaptogens and cruciferous vegetables but never say no to cake. Everything we do, we do in the service of our community.