Mighty is hiring a

Founding Project Designer

Mighty is looking for a Senior Product Designer to design digital experiences that empower the next generation of entrepreneurs.

As the first Product Designer at Mighty, you will have the opportunity to define the processes, culture, and team that comprise Design at Mighty. You will report to the Head of Product and collaborate closely with the teammates across Engineering, Marketing, and Business. Our team is based in NYC and we are open to an in-office or remote hire for this role.

What kind of design challenges might you face at Mighty?

  • How might we make marketing approachable and fun for a 8-13 year old?
  • How might we support young CEOs to build businesses together?
  • How might we convey a child’s progress to parents in a way that inspires pride?

Sound fun? We think so too!

Responsibilities

  • Create user experience flows that delight and inspire users while effectively driving business results.
  • Leverage a variety of tools to convey user experience ideas effectively to teammates, including customer journey maps, wireframes, and mock ups.
  • Conduct user research, analyze data, and survey the competition to inform design decisions.
  • Partner with engineers to transform designs into live, interactive digital products.
  • Lead effective team-wide brainstorming and collaboration sessions.
  • Create digital assets for use across Mighty's digital footprint, including marketing channels.
  • Be the leading voice in ensuring consistent brand execution across Mighty and evolving the brand guidelines as needed.
  • Define a Product Design process and culture at Mighty,

About you

  • 4+ years of in-house, full-stack product design experience. Work ranging from problem solving and ideation to wireframing, prototyping, and preparing designs for engineering partners.
  • Familiar with agile methodologies and eager to share design guidance with engineers.
  • Experience and/or interest in designing applications for kids and teens.
  • Proficiency in design environments like Figma, Photoshop/Illustrator, Sketch, and Zeplin.
  • Mission-driven, collaborative and empathetic.
  • A love for user research, with an appreciation of how to balance qualitative feedback, quantitative data, and empathy to deliver innovative, user-centric solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills.

About Mighty

Mighty is every kid’s partner in money, partner in entrepreneurship, and partner in power. We give young entrepreneurs the tools to build real businesses and manage real money. We work for the Mighty CEOs that use our platform and are proud to have their back every step of the way.

Mighty is a seed stage tech company with a New York City based and remote team. We are backed by Collaborative Fund, Maveron, the founder of Riot Games and many other supporters. Recent Press:

Mighty is a PBC meaning that we are just as dedicated to our social mission as we are to driving shareholder value.

About Joining our Team

Here's what you can expect if you join our team:

  • A diverse group of teammates who are passionate about our mission, dedicated to our values, super talented, and fun!
  • The opportunity to make a huge impact on empowering the next generation
  • The chance to be part of a really incredible start-up journey from an early stage. Equity is included in everyone's comp package so we all share in the upside.
  • The option to work in-person with your (fully vaccinated) teammates in a cool office in DUBMO Brooklyn. We're a block from the park, have a rooftop with great views, and access to a separate co-working space. Free Citibike membership to ease your ride.
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