Product Designer
San Francisco, CA
Mid-level +1 · Full time
Posted a year ago
Why is this role awesome?
Help deliver great writing for everyone by shaping the user experience of what will be the best writing assistant in the world. You’ll work on a rapidly growing product with a small, agile product development team.

Product Designer

Help deliver great writing for everyone. We are looking for a thoughtful, talented designer who focuses on users, to shape the user experience of what will be the best writing assistant in the world. You’ll work on a rapidly growing product with a small, agile product development team.


🦸‍♀️ Who you are

  • You are passionate about building great user experiences and keeping a team centered on the user throughout research, design and implementation —all while keeping business and technical angles in mind.

  • You are ready to take ownership of a complex, growing product and are comfortable with ambiguity; you learn quickly.

  • You love collaborating with passionate and talented cross-functional partners.

  • You’re intentional about your design decisions and communicate them simply and clearly.


🚀 What you’ll do

  • Design the user experience of Writer products, including:

    • Researching user and business objectives in collaboration with Product

    • Translating user needs and business objectives into designs that help our customers get the job done (delightfully)

    • Prototyping and testing the efficacy of designed solutions 

  • Gather feedback and figure out how to iterate and improve things you launch.

  • Work on the product roadmap with cross-functional partners.

  • Keep upgrading the design process, quality, and community at Writer.


⭐️ You have

  • 4+ years of experience working as a UX and Product Designer.

  • Experience working on a technical or B2B product is a plus, but not required.


✍🏽 Who we are

  • We're filling a big need for a writing assistant that serves professional users and teams. Our product becomes indispensable to those customers who have to produce a ton of content and do it all to exacting standards. Our team is small, but hand-picked, passionate and experienced.

  • We have strong Product-Market Fit, paying customers and strong usage. We have thousands of new users sign up every week, so you’ll have near-instant feedback on the things you design and experiments the team runs. And our enterprise customers include inVision, Pinterest, Twitter, Intuit and UiPath. 

  • We're backed by the best funds in the game and a world-class group of founders, operators, and angels. You can read more about our $21M Series A here.  


🎯 Why it’s a great time to join

  • We're just 25 people. There's a lot of room to contribute and grow an enduring SaaS company. You will have unquestionably made it happen.

  • Build it, nail it, scale it. We're at 'nail it.' If you like helping turn dirt paths into smooth roads, now is the perfect time to join. We've grown 5x and are running fast towards aggressive — and achievable — milestones.

  • It’s still day one. Although we’ve proud of what we’ve accomplished so far, we’re just getting started. We see tremendous potential for improving our product and launching new, first-ever features.


🍩 Benefits

We don’t spend frivolously, but we do take care of our own. Besides smart, sincere colleagues and a vibrant work environment, we are proud to offer:

  • Employer-covered medical plans, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • FSA

  • Competitive parental leave policy (parents actually work here!)

  • Generous PTO

  • Company stock options with long exercise windows

  • 401k plan with employer matching

  • Flexible schedules

Writer is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity.  We don't make hiring or employment decisions based on race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. Under the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Writer is the AI writing assistant for teams.
Size:  11-50 employees
Funding Level:  Early-stage Startup
Total Amount Raised:  5.0 M
Year Founded:  2020
Upfront Ventures
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