Product Designer

About Brava:

We’re a technology and consumer hardware company focused on elevating in-home cooking and eating experiences – we are making home your favorite place to eat! Our cross-functional, passionate and experienced team of engineers, scientists, chefs and creatives has shipped products like the August Lock, Pebble Smartwatch and iPhone, and led multiple companies to high-profile exits. Are you a foodie looking to work with an amazing team that will challenge, support and inspire you? Let’s talk!

The Role:

As Product Designer at Brava, you will be the lead designer on our mobile application, and have the opportunity to design content across the Brava platform, including Oven UI and web.  You’re excited about the intersection of food and technology, great visual design, and making products highly intuitive for our users. We develop in a fast-moving, highly cross-functional organization so you will interact directly with our product team, your fellow designers, product development engineers, user researchers, chefs and business leaders.  You are someone who is excited by this fast-paced, collaborative opportunity to help us change the way we live and cook!

Things You’ll Own/Do:

  • Create rich and beautiful interaction and visual design specs that fulfill the diverse needs of our product requirements, business goals, and user research findings

  • Design end-to-end UX flows as well as final visual assets, and individually contribute to our products and feature sets

  • Rapidly iterate on early design concepts and prototypes to inform Design and Product decision making; then carry your designs all the way to clear and complete spec documents for developers

  • Though the role is focused on mobile app design, you will have opportunities to contribute to hardware UI and web interfaces

  • Develop information architecture and interaction design specs that enable our ecosystem to feel cohesive and intuitive (presenting information clearly across mobile apps, hardware UI, and web content)

  • Work closely with Engineering to see your designs implemented faithfully

Our Ideal Candidate Has:

  • 3+ years UI/UX experience

  • Minimum of 1-2 years on mobile applications

  • Experience designing for iOS and Android preferred

  • Experience prototyping user interface designs from wireframes to interactive prototypes (InVision, Flash, etc.)

  • Front-end code experience for web

  • Ability to take on occasional creative design for print materials, such as packaging

  • A strong portfolio featuring examples of both visual and interaction work

  • Bachelor’s degree in Design or related field, or portfolio that demonstrates necessary experience

Bonus Points For:

  • Master’s in HCI, Interaction Design, Industrial Design, Graphic Design or related field

  • Experience designing interactions and interfaces for hardware / connected devices

  • Experience working with external vendors or partners

Why You Should Work Here:

  • You’ll be compensated with competitive salary, equity and benefits

  • We’ll trust you to do things right

  • Your feedback and opinions are valued and heard

  • We’re at an early stage and provide significant career growth opportunity

  • You’ll be creating something that people love and use every day