Product Designer

Bristol, England, United Kingdom · Product & Design


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 Product Designer is to bring our vision to life through creating experiences that are accessible and intuitive but feel inspiring, empowering, safe and a delight to use.

We are looking for people with passion, an incredible focus on quality and the ability to boldly innovate. You care passionately about representing the users you design for, and you have a curiosity about them. You want to design not just the best thing but the right thing.

We are currently hiring in these areas:

Content creation

Creators are at the heart of Cookpad. Our goal is to make it easier for them to capture and share their stories around cooking. Experience of working on a mobile service involving user generated content particularly with photography or video is of particular interest


We know that more personal experiences help our cooks to grow. That means providing inspiration around ideas but also finding the right connections within the global community who can help on that journey. Search and personalisation are themes we’re exploring here.


Cooking and food is an experience best shared with others, and those who share their passion with others find deep meaning in doing so. We want to look beyond comments to creating safe, easy to use ways to support real time communication. Experience in chat, messaging applications is desirable.


As a start-up team in the global market we are seeking people with drive, passion and a burning desire to help us deliver our mission:

Ways in which you’ll contribute will include:

What we are looking for:

Skills to be successful:


Why join Cookpad?

Our mission and the scale of what we do

Cookpad was one of the most downloaded food apps in 2017:

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:

And made this list too: addition to having the opportunity to a career-defining role you will also work with respected peers and a talented technical team.

Apply for this job