About the role
What we're looking for:
You will be the first full-time product designer on the team—you'll work directly with Natalia
Experienced at talking to users and willing to constantly do so without encouragement
Willing to explore product ideas through design and animation before executing on them
Willing to throw away ideas if they're not great. Optimistic enough to keep hunting for new ones.
Excited to collaborate with everyone on the team: engineers, customer facing folks, etc—you believe inspiration can come from anywhere
You have good judgement to push the most impactful ideas forward that will make users happy
You don't believe users are our guinea pigs: we ship great products when they're ready and something we might often use ourselves.
You have good judgement of when to ship: perfect is the enemy of good
You care about details and are excited to keep pushing your work
Skills & Experience
Are an expert in either UI, UX, or visual design, but skilled in more disciplines across product design
Have 2+ years relevant design experience at a tech, product-driven company
Familiar with tools like or similar to Figma, Origami, or Framer
You love collaborating and expect changes, maintaining the ability to effectively communicate expectations, prioritize your time, and meet deadlines consistently
The impact you will have
Map the end-to-end user journeys for Koop, as the product designer.
Perform user research planning, documentation and synthesis to enable product discovery
Proactively identify ways to improve the design based on feedback from the community across our channels
Create design artifacts and visual elements that are reusable and scalable
Contribute to a culture of human-centered design
Define the look and feel of koop.xyz
Bonus points for
You have some knowledge of blockchain, NFTs, DeFi, and can hit the ground running!
Having experience in a start-up environment
Please an include introduction, and a link to a portfolio or sample of work.