Senior Product Designer at Gemini (Chicago, IL)
Empower the Individual Through Crypto
Gemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn interest. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York Banking Law. Gemini was founded in 2014 by twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to empower the individual through crypto.
Crypto is about giving you greater choice, independence, and opportunity. We are here to help you on your journey. We build crypto products that are simple, elegant, and secure. Whether you are an individual or an institution, we want to help you buy, sell, and store your bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Crypto is not just a technology, it's a movement.
At Gemini, our mission is to empower the individual and that includes giving our employees flexibility of choice — our Office Optional Policy allows employees to choose to work from one of our physical locations or from home.
The Department: Design
In Design, we think comfort zones are the enemy of creativity. A dynamic team of designers, engineers, researchers, our team blends beauty with tech to create a world-class product experience for our exchange. We are inspired by design, fueled by data, and driven to create the best experience for our users.
The Role: Senior Produce Designer
- Translate business requirements and user research findings into elegant design solutions for complex product problems
- Create deliverables such as user flows, storyboards, wireframes, final UI designs that define the user experience for both our retail and institutional products
- Create prototypes that showcase design concepts and sustainable interaction patterns
- Collaborate with a cross-functional team that includes engineers, product managers and other designers in order to develop and implement solutions
- Present and communicate your work clearly to team members and stakeholders
- 5+ years as a product designer
- Thoughtful problem solving; ambition to deeply understand the crypto space and user needs
- Demonstrates an in-depth understanding and knowledge of user-centered design activities from research, concepting, flows, sitemaps, wireframes, to high fidelity user interfaces
- Comfortable creating deliverables at various levels of fidelity from sketches to wireframes to final designs.
- Excellent communication skills; must be able to explain and rationalize your work
- Attentive to details but also comfortable with high level strategic thinking
- Ability to self-organize, prioritize and deliver the highest quality of work on time
- Strong sensibilities in typography, motion, interactive and mobile design
- Experience with Figma, Adobe CC, Google Suite, and similar design software
It Pays to Work Here
- Competitive starting salary
- A discretionary annual bonus
- Long-term incentive in the form of a new hire equity grant
- Comprehensive health plans
- 401K with company matching
- Annual Learning & Development stipend
- Paid Parental Leave
- Flexible time off
Salary Range: In compliance with the New York City Pay Transparency Law, the base salary range for this role is between $122,000 - $170,000 in New York City. This range is not inclusive of our discretionary bonus or equity package. When determining a candidate’s compensation, we consider a number of factors including skillset, experience, job scope, and current market data.
At Gemini, we strive to build diverse teams that reflect the people we want to empower through our products, and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. Equal Opportunity is the Law, and Gemini is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. If you have a specific need that requires accommodation, please let a member of the People Team know.