Etsy Senior Product Designer, Etsy App in Indianapolis, Indiana
What’s the role?
The Habitual Buying team is focused on crafting native app experiences that drive repeat visits and purchases from our best customers. These high-value customers are our most frequent buyers and foundational to our business. We believe that they deserve experiences that cultivate their loyalty and make it easier to browse, discover, collect and buy all that is special on Etsy!
You’ll be joining a team that is innovating native app experiences. You will be responsible for delivering solutions that make an impact on our goals and customers. We’re looking for you to share your deep knowledge of native app design and the landscape of competitive experiences. You also bring a proven set of processes for solving different types of problems and know when to apply the right tool for the job.
What’s product design like at Etsy?
Typically, product designers at Etsy work in a squad with a product manager, 3-5 engineers, researcher and analyst. Together they drive their own part of Etsy, deliver solutions to challenging problems and get feedback directly from customers.
*Day to day, it looks like: *
Discovering insights, opportunities, and requirements
Testing prototypes and hypotheses with users to collect feedback
Launching experiments and evaluating how they perform and how to iterate
Presenting your work to peers and leadership, async and in-person
Taking part in weekly design critiques, workshops, all hands and squad meetings
Thinking and writing about your process and documenting your decisions
Senior level at Etsy means:
You can run independently or give direction to designers within your team
You can lead workshops and effectively align the group around a vision and approach
You have a track record of designing complex flows and customer journeys
You can think and design at a system level, not just interface elements or pages
You’ll regularly make use of your soft skills: listening, negotiating, decision-making
You’ll spend time providing mentorship to other designers
You’ll play a key part in hiring, onboarding, and improving our team’s culture and engagement
Qualities we value in designers:
Effective articulation of ideas and design solutions
Expressing feedback with kindness and candor
Tolerance for ambiguity and healthy curiosity
Translation of quantitative & qualitative insights into design decisions
Contribution to our culture: motivation, optimism, quality, integrity
Please note: If you are expressing interest by applying to one Product Designer role, your application will automatically be considered for all open positions at that level. Please do not apply to roles at the same level. We have you covered!
At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skillsets.