Senior Product Designer (Fixed Term Contract for c. 12 months)
Communications Team, London
Come and join our team and shape the future of the dining industry to help drive experiences that will be used by millions globally.
OpenTable is a beloved consumer brand, and one of the world’s most successful hyperlocal marketplaces. We connect with tens of thousands of restaurants and with hundreds of millions of diners every year, facilitating billions of dollars in sales. From helping restaurants of all sizes thrive, to enabling diners to find and book the perfect table, or order takeout, for every occasion.
We’re looking for a Senior Product Designer to join our Communications team based in London, UK, on a Fixed Term Contract for circa 12 months, and report into our Principal Product Designer. In this role you will work closely with Product Managers, Product Designers , Engineers to take charge of how restaurants and diners communicate with each other. Your day-to-day activities might include: thinking about how communication between restaurants and diners works, and how that works when they speak different languages to redesigning our emails and A/B testing them to see what performs best for our users . The design choices you make will help millions of diners find the perfect table for their dining experience and make all communications a delight for restaurants and diners alike.
Learn more about how we work in our OpenTable design blog.
Your skills and experience
As a Senior Product Designer you enjoy influencing product strategy as much as translating complex workflows into beautiful user experiences. You enjoy concepting and validating ideas with research and building prototypes through to visual design. You are experienced in designing for mobile and web experiences and have an exceptional portfolio that showcases a breadth of product design work. You also have:
A strong portfolio that demonstrates a breadth of product design work
Exceptional visual design skills
Experience designing and solving for complex workflows
Ability to negotiate, prioritize, and break down design work into measurable outcomes
Experience working closely with Product Managers and Engineers in an agile environment
Strong product and business thinking
Experience in helping define a vision for a product area
Working in a 2-sided marketplace is a plus
If you think you are qualified for this role but don’t necessarily tick every box, please apply for the role. The ‘perfect candidate’ doesn’t exist
We strongly believe that our design team should be as diverse as the restaurant industry and the diners we design for. We would therefore particularly welcome applications from people who are underrepresented in tech. OpenTable is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
OpenTable, part of Booking Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG), powers reservations for the hospitality industry. OpenTable’s software seats more than 1 billion people per year and helps more than 60,000 restaurants, bars, wineries and other venues attract guests, manage capacity, improve operations and maximize revenue.