Lead Product Designer

Website TutorMe

In pursuit of equitable education for all, TutorMe provides 24/7 high-dosage tutoring to over a million students in thousands of school districts and higher education institutions coast to coast. As the leading online tutoring solution since 2015, TutorMe helps make academic success more attainable by giving learners access to 1-on-1 live support in hundreds of subjects and expert essay reviewers for in-depth feedback on papers. Named one of Built In’s 2022 Best Places to Work™ and certified as a Great Place to Work®, TutorMe cultivates an inclusive, people-first work culture. As the explosive demand for virtual learning draws more learners to TutorMe, we’re expanding our fully remote team of talented individuals to help us democratize world-class academic support!

We’re hiring a Lead Product Designer to elevate our product designs to the next level! As the foundational member of the Design team, you’ll work closely with product managers and engineers to deliver customer-centered product designs for mobile and desktop experiences. Reporting to the VP of Product, you’ll create intuitive, engaging, and outstanding product experiences and features that delight our customers and students alike.

Ultimately, your mission is to drive platform engagement through optimizing our overall visual experience.

What You’ll Be Doing

Drive the end-to-end product design process from discovery to delivery
Champion empathy for our users
Construct user flows, wireframes, and prototypes that effectively communicate design concepts for validation
Conduct user research, identifying key user needs and solving them to enhance product UX
Translate customer insights into meaningful and compelling UI concepts and user journeys
Create and maintain robust design pattern libraries
Improve our platform accessibility to help us develop a more inclusive student experience
Requirements

7+ years of experience building and shipping technology products at scale: web and mobile apps; at least 5 of those years should be in Product Design combining UX/UI roles
A diverse portfolio showcasing advanced interaction and visual design capabilities
Ability to create design artifacts such as wireframes, user workflows, prototypes, and design documentation; proven experience with Figma
Strong attention to details and desire to collaborate
Interest in ethical, universal, and accessible design
Strong sense of ownership, proactivity, and empathy
Solid practical understanding of general SDLC
Proactive, entrepreneurial style; eager to take initiative in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Excited to help improve student success outcomes in education
Something else? Wonderful, we’re curious to learn more about you!
Benefits

Competitive pay & 401(k) matching
Generous vacation, holiday, and sick PTO
Top-notch health, dental, and vision insurance
Access to an annual wellness credit and on-demand mental health support
120 hours of online tutoring per year for you and your family (10 hours per month)
100% remote work environment; we’ll provide you with all the tools you need to be successful
Mobile phone stipend and work from home allowance
Monthly DoorDash stipend and DashPass membership
Opportunity to be a key player at a high growth start-up that’s helping students nationwide get the academic support they need
We love to learn! All TutorMe team members have access to numerous professional and personal development opportunities
If you are not sure that you’re 100% qualified, but you’re up for the challenge—we encourage you to apply!

We recognize that diversity drives innovation, so we proudly cultivate a diverse, inclusive workplace where we learn from each other. As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome people of all different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives to join our team of passionate professionals.

*Colorado residents are excluded from this opportunity.

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