Product Designer

PlayPlay

Full-time
Paris, Île-de-France
Jan 13, 2022

About

PlayPlay is a B2B SaaS scale-up who is leading the video creation revolution in Europe.

Our mission: to reinvent the way businesses do visual storytelling. How? By empowering in-house communication, marketing and HR teams create the most impactful type of content: video.

Founded in 2017 in Paris, we are one of the most promising, up-and-coming European companies. In the span of one year, we grew exponentially from 50 to 150 employees and from 200 to 1,500 customers—including brands like Schneider Electric, Chanel, and the OECD.

With an innovative product that evolves quickly based on our customer and market needs, we have an effective go-to-market strategy and a very high level of customer satisfaction. And that's just the beginning!

The video industry has enormous potential and we’re opening international offices to serve the new markets that we’re entering. We’re putting together the best tech & product teams in order to continuously build an amazing video storytelling platform.

We’re backed by top investors from Balderton (Revolut, Aircall) and Point9 (Loom, Zendesk) who are helping us set foot to become the global leader of video creation. And to get there, we’re after the best talent on the market!

Job Description

As a Product Designer, you’ll join our product team (7 PMs, 4 product designers, 1 product ops, 2 Lead PMs, 1 VP Product) to define, craft, and ship a world-class product. You’ll be part of our tribe STAKEHOLDERS and reportdirectly to , VP Product. This tribe focuses on transforming our video creation tool into a platform with more collaboration and community capabilities. As a Product Designer, you’ll be taking part in product strategy and you’ll be responsible for solving the right problems and delivering value to our customers and the business.

MISSIONS 💪

Work with Product Managers to define product and design strategy

  • Continuously engage with stakeholders to understand their requirements and feed your tribe product strategy, opportunity tree and roadmaps
  • Build and nurture your product vision with the rest of the product and design team, based on the data you gathered (from users, data analysis, competitors, user research…)
  • Constantly prioritize to maximize the impact on the user experience & the business while minimizing the required workload and technical debt
  • Nurture our design vision through your active participation into your squad
  • Design all our interfaces

  • Build the simplest User Experience for video creation
  • Find creative UI to not only have the simplest tool but the most beautiful interface on the market
  • Build scalable product interfaces
  • Make sure your designs are aligned with our design system
  • Prepare specifications

  • Have all the final designs ready for each user story in Figma before the sprint starts 
  • Be detail oriented and design all use cases (edge & error cases, etc.)
  • Design detailed interactions and pixel perfect mockups (comments, animations, icons) 
  • Work with developers during the sprints to make sure the product we ship is aligned with specifications
  • Build Product design internally and externally

  • Always communicate the “why” instead of the “what”. Make sure your team / stakeholders understand your roadmap and embrace it through your engaging communication
  • Participate actively in our product and design team to improve our processes, workflows and tools
  • Evangelize product design internally through presentations, slack updates and documentation
  • Be the voice of PlayPlay in the design community, actively participate in slack groups, meetups etc. 
  • REQUIREMENTS 🎯

  • 3+ years of experience as a Product Designer, UX/UI Designer, or similar role, preferably working on SaaS products
  • Strong UX focus and understanding of psychology, human behaviour
  • Strong, clean visual design sense
  • A portfolio featuring examples of product design work (Submissions without a portfolio will not be considered)
  • You have excellent communication skills (including in English) to engage with all stakeholders within the company
  • ABOUT YOU ❤️

  • Full of empathy for users
  • Eager to be part of a fun, fast-paced environment
  • A self-starter who’s solution-oriented, strategic, passionate and thoughtful about their work
  • Organized and ambitious mindset to follow the development of the team
  • Product thinker, strong user advocate
  • WHAT WE OFFER 🚀

  • An opportunity to join a fast-growing start-up!
  • A unique product-oriented working environment 
  • A unique customer-centric working environment: at PlayPlay we have created a unique culture around our users 
  • The ability to work on a truly innovative product
  • The ability to work and grow among an incredible team
  • A prime location in the Sentier (Paris city center)
  • If you want to learn more about us ❤️

  • Meet the product team and read about the way we work
  • Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Paris, France (75002)
    • Experience: ≥ 3 years