Circle is building the world’s leading all-in-one platform for online communities. We make it possible for creators, coaches, educators, and businesses to bring together their audience with engaging discussions, live streams, events, chat, courses, and payments — all in one place, all under their own brand.
We’re proud to be a fully remote company of around 120 (and growing!) team members from 30+ countries around the world. We strive to find exceptional talent, empower them to do their best work, and in turn, have a meaningful impact in their own lives. We don’t track hours, but we manage for outcomes in an a-synchronous culture.
Twice a year, we bring the whole company together for incredible company retreats in beautiful places around the world!
As a Senior Product Designer at Circle, you'll be more than just a team member — you'll be a key influencer shaping the future of our community SaaS platform, directly tailored to the booming creator economy. You'll have a high degree of autonomy and will be entrusted with significant responsibilities, focusing on crafting exceptional mobile user experiences. This role requires a blend of creativity and technical expertise, as you'll be responsible for designing platform-specific features that cater to our diverse user base. Your work will contribute to Circle's growing impact in a sector that is not only culturally significant but also a major economic driver, generating billions globally. As Circle strives to be the go-to platform for creators looking to scale their communities and monetize their content, your role will be instrumental in turning that vision into a reality.
What You'll Be Doing
- Lead mobile-focused design projects from concept to launch, delivering outstanding UX/UI design tailored for iOS and Android platforms.
- Develop detailed mobile user flows, wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity designs.
- Leverage analytics and user data to identify design opportunities, optimize user experience, and guide your design decisions.
- Communicate your design decisions effectively to senior leadership, developers, and other stakeholders, ensuring that your vision is aligned with business goals and user needs.
- Stay updated on the competitive landscape, keeping tabs on competitor movements and emerging trends in technology, design styles, and user engagement.
- Proactively research and integrate improvements in mobile design and technology, bringing fresh ideas to enhance our mobile platform.
- Engage in various forms of communication—including asynchronous—to update teams, ask the right questions, and proactively remove blockers in your design process.
- Regularly evaluate our mobile applications, ensuring UI and UX excellence in features under your responsibility.
- Actively participate in the review process as a feature nears launch, ensuring it meets the highest UI and UX standards.
- Work hand-in-hand with developers throughout the implementation process, offering design guidance and ensuring fidelity to the original design.
What you'll need to be successful
- 6+ years of experience in mobile product design, with a strong portfolio demonstrating your UX/UI expertise on mobile platforms.
- Strong proficiency in Figma, demonstrating expertise in utilizing this tool for high-fidelity design mockups, prototyping, and collaborative design processes.
- Proficiency in designing for both iOS and Android platforms, with a deep understanding of platform-specific design guidelines and responsive design principles.
- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, capable of presenting complex design concepts clearly and persuasively.
- A data-driven approach, leaning on both qualitative and quantitative insights to guide your designs.
- Ability to work autonomously while collaborating effectively with multiple departments.
- Keen attention to detail, ensuring a seamless and pixel-perfect end product.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or a related field is preferred.
$125,000 - $135,000 a year
Cash compensation is a starting point, and we want all of our team members to be able to grow in their roles. In addition to equity, benefits and perks, our cash compensation is subject to an annual review and increase on a once per year basis on the hire date anniversary.
The fun stuff
- Fully remote: work from anywhere in the world!
- Autonomy and trust to do your job: we care about outcomes over everything else.
- Paid time away: all employees are given 35 days of PTO annually.
- Generous U.S. benchmarked compensation and startup equity no matter where you are in the world.*
- Awesome medical coverage with 100% coverage for you and your family, or medical reimbursement options where applicable!*
- Home office stipend to help you get up and running.
- Learning & development stipend to help you level up your professional skills.
- Annual bonus potential for roles that don't already receive variable income or commission.
- Company retreats: Twice a year, the Circle team gets together for a fully paid company retreat in incredible places around the world! We’ve had past retreats in Colombia, Portugal, and Mexico, with more planned on the horizon.
- Check out our Careers page for more.
*Your role, location and unique circumstance may affect this.