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Senior Product Designer



Product, Design
Helsinki, Finland
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Are you a visionary ready to make an impact? Join our dynamic team at Smartly as a Senior Product Designer and drive innovation in digital advertising!

About the Team:

Product Designers at Smartly are at the forefront of our fast-paced product development process, playing an integral role in the product development cycle. Collaborating with Product Managers, we identify key areas for improvement and strategize development plans. Our team conducts discovery and research interviews with the industry's leading advertisers. We maintain and enhance our design system within the design team to ensure rapid development cycles while maintaining high output quality. We work closely with developers to understand the technical, contextual models of media buying across multiple platforms. We distill that knowledge into mental models that help our customers achieve their goals.

Your role is to shape the product experience to best meet our customers’ needs. As the Senior Product Designer, you will lead the design of the entire Creative suite of our Smartly platform ensuring a cohesive and high-quality user experience across five different products and partnering closely with our CPO, contributing to strategic decisions and driving the UX vision for the Creative Suite.

Read more about our Creative Suite here.

As a Senior Product Designer, You Will:

  • Design products and features that are intuitive to discover and easy to learn, delivering early value to customers.
  • Develop and iterate on a seamless UI/UX.
  • Interact directly with our customers to validate your design solutions.
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team of Developers, Product Managers, and other Designers to build and scale our design systems.
  • Deliver a great, end-to-end user experience for all customers, from tech-savvy power users to less advanced, small-scale operators.
  • Mentor and coach junior designers, helping them grow and thrive in their roles.

What we are looking for:

  • A minimum of 5-8 years of experience in product design, ready to take on a senior role with an opportunity to grow into a lead designer.
  • Confidence in leading the design process end-to-end, from collecting product requirements to prototyping, delivering high-fidelity designs, and collaborating closely with engineers to implement solutions.
  • Passion for the entire product discovery process, including UX research, customer interviews, and close collaboration with product managers to define the product's future.
  • Experience in Marketing Tech or AdTech domains.
  • Energetic and team-spirited, with a big appetite for growth and empowerment.
  • Ability and willingness to work from the office at least two days per week.

What we offer you:

  • Leadership Opportunities: You'll have a high impact on our Creative Suite and get to mentor other designers in the team. We offer you a fast-track to grow into a Lead Designer.
  • Inclusive Culture: Join a diverse team of over 750 Smartlies representing more than 60 nationalities across 24 locations in 13 countries. We foster a culture built on trust, transparency, and open feedback.
  • Global Impact: Be part of a company making a global impact, directly influencing our customers and business growth. If you're interested in working closely with customers, you'll have an opportunity to work with some of the most advanced online marketers out there. Some of them use Smartly 8 hours a day, every day!
  • Wellbeing Focus: Enjoy generous healthcare packages, mental health services, and a healthy work-life balance with paid holidays and family leave.
  • Total Rewards: Benefit from equity options, performance-based rewards, competitive compensation, and ample career development opportunities.
  • Hybrid Workplace: Experience the flexibility of a hybrid work model, balancing office and remote work, with the option to work abroad for up to 30 days.

Smartly is committed to being the best place to work for growth-minded individuals to thrive - explore more in our Culture Handbook!

What to Expect from Our Recruitment Experience:

  • Recruiter Screen: Get to know each other and learn about working at Smartly.
  • Hiring Manager Interview: Gain deeper insights into your future team.
  • Portfolio Review
  • Research Task: Complete a homework assignment to showcase your skills.
  • Design Challenge: Participate in a comprehensive design challenge to demonstrate your expertise.

Apply Now and Shape Your Future with Smartly!

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Meet Smartly

Smartly is the AI-powered advertising technology company transforming ad experiences for brands and their consumers. Our comprehensive advertising platform seamlessly integrates the capabilities of media, creative, and intelligence to power more than 800 billion impressions and generate more than 300 billion creatives annually, delivering tangible business outcomes for brands and advertisers. We are the only company managing creative and media for 700+ brands worldwide and $5B in ad spend across the largest media platforms, including Facebook, Google, Instagram, Pinterest, Snap, and TikTok. Our end-to-end technology, unmatched access to media platforms and exceptional customer service help Fortune 500 brands to reach and engage consumers and learn what performs best.

Visit Smartly.io to learn more.