Product Designer

Zagreb, Croatia

Product Designer

Who we are

Sportening is a new sports-focused social app, revolutionising how fans around the world interact with one another. Our mission is to empower and connect the world’s sports fans, providing them with a personalised space to meet, exchange views and feel closer to the teams they love.

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to join our design team as a Product Designer working within our cross-functional Social Vertical and help us drive user engagement and connection as we work toward making Sportening the world’s leading social platform for sports fans. 

What you’ll do

  • Work closely with other product designers, product managers, engineers, and various stakeholders, to iteratively shape high-quality design solutions that add value to our users, from discovery, definition, ideation to execution of a high-quality solutions 
  • Leverage your visual design skills, UI and UX expertise to design end-to-end flows and experiences that are simple, elegant, intuitive and engaging
  • You’ll spend a lot of time in Figma, so ensure you have a good understanding of how the tool works, from design to prototyping.
  • Proactively solicit and provide feedback from designers and a broader product team in order to continually raise our bar for quality and enhance our user’s experience
  • Define how an experience should behave based on understanding people's needs and use your prototyping skills to demonstrate how a particular flow or interaction will work
  • Participate in conducting user research, usability testing, analyzing product metrics etc.


Who you are

  • 3+ years of design experience and having shipped a web/app product for a variety of services and platforms 
  • Product thinking and vision. You’re more concerned with the “why” than the “how”
  • Excitement to dig into experiment data to help inform design iterations and whether something should ship
  • A high level of craft and experience building design systems
  • Passionate about solving sophisticated design challenges.
  • Have empathy for your customers and can anticipate user needs..
  • Experience partnering with product managers to develop the strategy and rationale for product features.
  • You are a critical thinker who enjoys making data-supported recommendations
  • Value high quality well crafted visual design, and care about the details

What’s in it for you

  • Top-notch “tech pack” (a.k.a.: the latest and greatest hardware) that you need to help Sportening move the needle, right from day one. 
  • An attractive individual stock option plan in a high growth company, and a competitive salary
  • Learning & development opportunities
  • A brand new HQ office located in Zagreb’s future sports-tech hub
  • Most importantly, the opportunity to learn & grow as part of Sportening's incredible journey to become the World’s #1 vertical community for sports fans
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Product Designer

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