Senior Product Designer

HotelTonight - San Francisco, CA2.7

Full-time
HotelTonight makes it remarkably easy to book great hotels at amazing rates, for tonight, tomorrow and beyond. Our goal is to be the premier and most loved way to book a place to stay. We’re looking for a Senior Product Designer to help us realize this mission.

When you join HotelTonight, your work will focus on our consumer experience across mobile and desktop. In this work, you will collaborate closely with our product, engineering, and marketing teams. You’ll work within the Product Design team and report to the Director of Product Design.

We are growing a world-class product design team that owns the user experience for our customers and hotel partners. Our aim is to make beautiful experiences that are delightful and easy to use. This is a great opportunity for an accomplished product designer who is looking for a high degree of ownership and impact. You are someone who is a relentless advocate for the people you design for and are collaborative by nature. You are always striving more the most simple solution and love making decisions based on data.

WITHIN 1 MONTH, YOU WILL:
Participate and contribute at explorations sessions, design critiques and standups
Familiarize yourself with our customers’ needs, motivations and behaviors
Learn how our marketplace functions and how we position ourselves competitively
Contribute design ideas from low-fidelity whiteboard sketches to polished visual mocks

WITHIN 3 MONTHS, YOU WILL:
Deliver beautiful designs and collaborate with engineers to ship a feature
Create divergent design solutions which meet user needs and solicit feedback
Produce prototypes to validate solutions with stakeholders and end users

WITHIN 12 MONTHS, YOU WILL:
Ship solutions with significant impact on business metrics for your area of focus
Participate in user research to evaluate ideas and discover unmet user needs
Use design and storytelling to influence the roadmap for your team
Contribute to our design system with ownership of some areas
Champion and share best practices with other product designers

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR IN YOU:
4+ years of experience as a product or user experience designer on consumer-facing products
A portfolio of work that illustrates a user-centered process and your design deliverables
Experience building solutions as part of an in-house, fast-paced team
Ability to collaborate effectively with others through an open process, guided by feedback
Strong communication skills for presenting your work in-person and through writing
Excellent interaction design skills with the ability to see your work through to pixel-perfection
Knowledge of design patterns and best practices

WHAT YOU'LL GET FROM US:
The opportunity to define mobile commerce and change the way people book travel
A people-focused organization dedicated to making sure you're challenged, learning, growing, and recognized for all the great work you do
The camaraderie of a driven, agile team that is building something disruptive
A beautiful workspace at Market & 5th St
Excellent health, dental, vision and 401k plans, and stock options too
Fun stuff — quarterly hotel credits, flexible time off, catered meals, subsidized cell phone plans and fitness memberships, access to our very own hotel-inspired full bar, and the opportunity to spin the HT Roulette wheel to win a spontaneous weekend getaway!
We are on a mission to radically transform hotel bookings. Doing this requires us to think differently and to question conventional approaches, therefore it’s essential to have a diverse team of the very best people with all types of backgrounds and experiences to bring the best ideas to life. We are committed to maintaining an environment where all of our team members have the opportunity to be heard, to make an impact and to do the best work of their lives.