Staff Product Designer, Consumer Core

  • Coinbase
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Oct 17, 2020

Job Description

Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy, and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we assess whether a candidate demonstrates our values: Clear Communication, Positive Energy, Efficient Execution, and Continuous Learning. Second, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

Read more about our values and culture here.

About Coinbase Consumer

The Coinbase Consumer team plays a critical role in executing on the company vision, and is the origin of the company. We're building the most secure, trusted and easiest to use cryptocurrency investment product for people. We are the go-to starting point for millions of people getting started with crypto, as well as long-standing loyal customers with advanced knowledge of the space.

We take on hard user experience problems to deliver delightful and easy to use products from very complex technical challenges. You'll help design our flagship products for the largest customer base in crypto, and define user experiences for entirely new features that the ecosystem has not seen before.

What you'll be doing
  • Work in a small team to iteratively improve user experience
  • Take new features from ideation, to prototyping, to user testing, to production
  • Design web and mobile experiences that are simple and intuitive
  • Participate in regular design reviews where you'll seek out specific feedback on your designs and incorporate relevant feedback
  • Execute on the product roadmap and help define product strategy
  • Daily collaboration with Engineering, User Research, and Product

What we look for in you
  • 5+ years of professional Product Design experience
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Experience designing consumer-facing experiences for web and mobile
  • Excellence in UX thinking, visual design, and written communication
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment with engineers, user researchers, and product teams
  • Fluency in Figma and prototyping tools
  • Low ego, collaborative, and open minded

Nice to haves
  • Interest in crypto or financial products
  • User of Coinbase products