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Senior Product Designer

Design | Remote | Full Time

Job Description

About Braintrust:

We’re creating a new marketplace business model that is owned and operated by the community and powered by a blockchain token. 

  • Founded by two serial entrepreneurs with multiple exits, Adam Jackson and Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski. 

  • We have 30+ Fortune 1,000 customers including Nestle, Porsche, Deloitte + more

  • There are 2,000 talents on our platform, and 50,000+ on our waitlist

  • We’ve raised $25M in funding from IDEO, True Ventures, Homebrew, ACME + more

  • We’ve been featured in The New York Times, Fortune, The Wall Street Journal + more

Make an Impact

  • We’re not going after a small problem or a small market. We’re creating a new economic model for how work gets done globally. 

  • We believe talent is everywhere but opportunity is not; our ambition is to spread economic opportunity more equitably around the world. 

  • At Braintrust, the work you do will help accelerate innovation for enterprises, and make a difference in the lives of freelancers.

Hop on the Rocketship

  • In 2020, we outpaced our growth projects by 300%

  • Freelancers are making $1M a month via Braintrust and will be making $10M a month by end of this year

  • Harvard Business School wrote a case study on our new business model. 

Team and Culture

  • We are a mission driven culture composed of ambitious, creative and hard working people. 

  • We started and will always be a fully distributed company across 15 different countries.

  • We offer unlimited PTO and bring our team together for retreats twice a year. 

  • We offer best in class health care benefits, and cover 75% for you, and 50% for your dependents.

  • We provide $100/ mo gym & house cleaning stipends

  • We provide a $500 annual learning & development, and a $200 technology stipend

Position Description

As Braintrust’s first in-house Product Designer, you will have an opportunity to help deliver across the entire design practice, including User Research, UX, and UI Design. You’ll join the Design Director and freelance designers, in collaboration with product, engineering, and operations, to bring a bold design vision to life. You’ll focus on transforming the user experience with an emphasis on human-centered design, efficient and usable interfaces, and modern visual design. For talent, you’ll make it easy and delightful to find high quality freelance work, build community, and grow & control the network. For enterprise clients, you’ll make it easy and delightful to find and engage the highest quality talent quickly. For the core team, you’ll help eliminate, streamline, and decentralize processes that will accelerate exponential business growth.  

You’ll develop unparalleled knowledge of the market and customers through research. You’ll support design of features and experiences from concept to delivery, helping to build market leading products that are functional, intuitive, and sophisticated. 

This is a remote position that can be done from nearly anywhere as long as you’re working close to US business hours (EST/CST/MST/PST).  There will be zero to minimal travel required.

About you:  

  • You are passionate about building modern, design-led, innovative products that help people every day.

  • You have a relentless dedication to building something that sets a new standard in design. 

  • You love to solve difficult problems through design-thinking and collaboration.

  • You have experience building products iteratively, learning from customers, and incorporating feedback into future designs. 

  • You excel at exploring multiple design solutions and knowing when to test with users and when to use your expertise to choose the best path forward. 

  • You participate in the design community through events, online networks, or sharing your work.

Required Experience

  • 3-5+ years of product design experience, designing real products 

  • Proficient in Figma

  • Strong portfolio demonstrating user-centered design philosophy, taking complex processes and making them easy for every user.  

  • Experience in designing enterprise SaaS web applications (Bonus Points: experience with two-sided marketplaces)

  • Strong commitment to the core values of the Braintrust team and a demonstrated willingness to fully understand the bigger mission.  

  • Experience designing for Staffing, Recruitment, HR, the Gig Economy, etc a major plus

Our Core Values:


The collective “we” — talent, employers, and the Braintrust team — all act like owners because we are all owners. Each of us are responsible for the success of the network and ensuring great experiences for our users. We’re entrepreneurial, not entitled. We believe in the value of hard work and we’ll do whatever it takes to ensure the success of the network. 


We move quickly to deliver value to our users but not at the expense of quality. We approach each project with thoughtful planning and ultimate precision. The details matter because we’re dealing with our user's money and livelihood. 


We’re committed to continually delivering better experiences to all of our users. We’re committed to excellence and we surround ourselves with people who share in that commitment. We elevate one another by performing at the highest level every day, taking on new challenges, and being dedicated to learning from one another and the world around us.


We communicate with our team and users in an open and honest way especially when it’s difficult. We take responsibility for our mistakes and move quickly to fix them.


Our users and teammates count on us to deliver. We follow through on our commitments. People trust us because we deliver on what we promise we will do.


We believe that we have a responsibility to talent, to organizations, and to the world. We’re grateful for this opportunity and look for ways to use our resources and skills to help our fellow global citizens. We’re inclusive and treat everyone with dignity and respect.


  • This role will pay competitive cash compensation along with a generous ownership package.