After surviving the biggest challenge of our time (COVID-19), Stay22 is looking for a superstar at the position of Senior Product Designer. We are a growing company, that just turned the corner of the pandemic, and is ready to lift off. The ideal candidate is looking for an opportunity to jump into a funded startup and build the Product Design department from the ground up, and have a real impact in taking the Stay22 products to another level. The ideal candidate will be skilled at each stage of the design process, and also have experience building and leading a Design team, as well as building design systems.

About Stay22

Stay22 partners up with online businesses to provide their users complementary offerings in the simplest of integrations. Our flagship product is an embedded iframe contextualized by the user's content, displaying both hotels and short-term rentals nearby a destination or venue.

We aim to become the leading company for a seamless web-browsing experience, blurring the line between content and contextual offers.

Why Stay22?

  • Make your efforts matter: you will see and feel the impact of your work on our products
  • Easy access to the office: Only 300m away from Mont-Royal metro station
  • The Culture: Awesome human beings for colleagues, Regular team activities (game night, video game night, trivia night, escape rooms), happy hours, BBQs on the patio, company retreats
  • Office Amenities: A Full kitchen, a large outdoor patio, a bbq, there's even a shower!
  • Benefits: Employee Stock Option Plan, Health insurances, 3 weeks of paid vacation, flexible work schedule (remote/office work), and more!

Senior Product Designer

We’re looking for a candidate who is not afraid of a blank canvas and can leverage his years of experience to build a whole Design process from scratch. This candidate has great creativity, a sense for innovation, leadership skills, and basic understanding of frontend and backend development. Under the Head of Product, you get to work alongside the Product Manager and the Lead Engineer to improve the performance and visual aspects of Stay22’s products. You will have to work with cross-functional team members, and will rely heavily on both qualitative and quantitative data to make informed decisions.

Your key responsibilities

  • Setup a Design System from scratch
  • Define and contribute to research initiatives (usability tests, surveys, interviews, etc.)
  • Create deliverables (wireframes, mockups, prototypes, flows, and so on) to communicate ideas.
  • Ability to collect and interpret both qualitative and quantitative feedback
  • Stay up to date on current industry trends and market conditions.

Your background

  • BA/BS degree in Graphic Design or equivalent work experience
  • 5 years of experience in Product Design Portfolio of products and solutions that demonstrate the technical expertise
  • Proven experience in all phases of the design process including user research, copywriting, wireframing, prototyping, visual design, interaction design, and usability testing
  • Knows how to implement a design system

Who you are

  • Passion for design
  • Creative problem-solving skills and innovative flair
  • Excellent eye for aesthetic design and customer appeal
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of the industry and market trends
  • Demonstrates curiosity, team spirit, and resourcefulness (Loves to learn!!)

If you read all of this, and made it here, I don't see why you wouldn't apply now! Or give me a good reason why not!