Lead Product Designer

Bristol, England, United Kingdom · Product & Design

Description

Cookpad is the largest recipe sharing community in the world and we believe we can build a better world through encouraging even more people to cook.

Everyday, home cooking has a profound impact on ourselves and the world around us: it makes us healthier, connects us with our friends and family, and makes our environment more sustainable. Through solving the problems related to everyday cooking, we help people live happier and healthier lives.

Today we are helping more than 100 million people a month - as far as we’re concerned, we’ve barely got started. If you dream of making a global impact, we want to hear from you.

The role

Design and User experience is at the heart of everything we do. Your role as a Lead Product Designer is to use your deep and rich insights and strategic thinking to help shape and deliver experiences that will see us meet the needs of the next 100-million users.

As a start-up team in the global market we are looking for people with passion, a focus on quality and the ability to boldly innovate.

Ways in which you’ll contribute will include:

Your experience in leading, growing and inspiring great UX Design-led teams will allow you to identify and attract the top talent that you will in-turn help to develop further and ensure that as a team you produce incredible experiences for your users.

Requirements

What we are looking for:

Skills to be successful:

Benefits

Why join Cookpad?

Our mission and the scale of what we do

Cookpad was one of the most downloaded apps in 2017:

https://www.forbes.com/sites/johnkoetsier/2018/01/23/facebooks-whatsapp-was-downloaded-924m-times-in-2017-says-apptopia/#cf9368d7cb60

Valuing our team means we offer competitive salaries and benefits you’d expect from a company wanting great people, including a generous 7% employer pension contribution and an exceptional employee referral scheme, plus cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes.

We also do a few things you might not expect. We keep you going with fresh fruit and delicious edible gifts from visiting team members, days off for charity work and peace of mind with group income protection, life assurance and private medical insurance.

We are central to transport hubs and bike routes which helps with flexible working and all-important downtime with family and friends.

Finally the physical space we are creating for the Bristol team is an amazing, innovative work environment that reflects what we value, who we are and what we do.

Why Bristol?

Bristol was named the best place to live in the UK in 2017: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-39320118

And made this list too:

http://www.natgeotraveller.co.uk/smart-travel/features/the-cool-list-2018/In addition to having the opportunity to a career-defining role you will also work with respected peers and a talented technical team.

Simply put - we like working here and think you will too.

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