Golden Gate Ventures


Product Designer (UX/UI) at

As a Product Designer (UX/UI), you are someone passionate about creating user experiences that are highly intuitive and motivational. You think about the big picture, the brand, and end-to-end user experience. You love working in a team and enjoy collaborating with a diverse group of people. You enjoy engaging with other people on your team to generate and evaluate ideas, and to produce awe-inspiring work. You have a strong understanding that design is about working hand-in-hand with fellow collaborators across all phases of development from ideation to completion.

What you’ll do

  • Proactively and continuously review our product design, across app, mobile web and desktop, and feed UX/UI improvement ideas into the product team
  • Work with product team to develop ongoing product strategy
  • Help product managers visualise their ideas and validate design decisions with mockups and lightweight prototypes
  • Design user testing and turn observations into product design improvements
  • Become a brand guardian by reviewing brand guidelines and ensuring all product design is on brand


  • Plenty of experience (more than 3 years) designing for the web and mobile
  • Understanding of what makes an experience – you can think through various scenarios, find reasonable solutions, mock them up in detail and work with engineers build them
  • Real interest in, and understanding of, the power of design to influence behaviour. You don’t just come up with pretty designs but think carefully about the objective and desired behaviour as a result of the design
  • Distill complicated problems into simple and elegant solutions and have a strong understanding of composition, balance, symmetry, and white-space
  • Collaborative mindset and interest in working with a diverse group of passionate, curious people – which includes UI/UX designers, product managers, engineers and marketers
  • Value bold ideas and pay a great deal of attention to detail. You would never want to present something with errors or that doesn’t answer the brief
  • Able to work on the hard problems and to set a new standard for the web/mobile experience
  • Able to turn scrappy ideas and briefs into usable interactions, prototype and iterate on them with users and engineers until they are launched, understanding the priorities and concerns of the person briefing you
  • Able to work on multiple projects at one time and manage your own deadlines
  • Refined aesthetic sense and believe in your designs because you have thought them through and communicate your ideas easily, passionately and with confidence, but importantly, you listen intently to feedback and maintain flexibility
  • Understand the technical limitations and liberties behind your decisions, and have enough chops to communicate your ideas to engineers
  • Thrive in an startup environment
  • Rad everything and will paste an html peace character somewhere in your application.
  • A current online portfolio. Please provide a link in your application

Bonus requirements

  • Photography, videography and video editing skills
  • Excellent CSS and HTML skills