Product Designer at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

Nextdoor is the essential local app where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happier communities, all over the world.

As a Product Designer at Nextdoor, you’ll design digital experiences that empower neighbors to build stronger communities and transform how people connect and engage with their local area. In this role, you’ll define and deliver new experiences across multiple platforms as well as work cross-functionally to shape the future of the Nextdoor product as we continue to grow. 

If you want the challenge of fast-paced growth, the satisfaction of seeing your design work come to life, and the pride in helping grow a world-class design team, this is the place for you.  Please include a link to your portfolio in addition to your resume and cover letter.

Responsibilities:

  • You’ll envision, design, and ship delightful, user-centered, cross-platform experiences that build the fabric of local communities around the globe. 
  • You’ll be involved in all aspects of the product development process; from user research , to brainstorming, wireframes and visual design, to final pixel tweaks right before launch. 
  • You’ll collaborate with designers, product managers, and engineers to define and deliver a consistent visual design language. 
  • You’ll participate in cross-functional brainstorms, discussions, design reviews and general design team activities.

Requirements:

  • A human-centered approach to design; you love thinking about both the big picture and the smallest design details.
  • Demonstrated experience shipping great mobile products in an agile environment.
  • Comfort working across the product development spectrum: strategy, ideation, concept work, pixel-level details, and implementation.
  • Fluency with both mobile and responsive web design principles and best practices.
  • A strong visual design sense and ability to design within, and help define, visual guidelines.
  • You care deeply about the success of your products, and stick with them through multiple  iterations. 
  • You’re deeply curious about how to empower neighbors to strengthen their communities and about what makes neighborhoods tick around the globe as we expand our footprint. 

Benefits:

  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental, and vision) for you and your dependents
  • An opportunity to grow communities, solve hard problems, and have a real impact in the world
  • Supportive, friendly, and adventurous environment with a team of talented, engaged colleagues
  • A comprehensive, industry-leading benefits package
  • Generous paid vacation 
  • Weekly catered lunches and fully stocked kitchen (all sorts of drinks and snacks), plus catered dinners M-Th
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Personal learning and development stipend 
  • Inspiring, creatively fulfilling offsites 
  • Paid volunteer days off
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Health FSA
  • 401K plan 

Interested? We’d love to hear from you!