Lead Product Designer at AssemblyAI

Posted on: 06/13/2022

Location: (REMOTE)

full time

Original Source

Tags: github ux nlp

**AssemblyAI is an AI company - we build powerful models to transcribe and understand audio data, exposed through simple APIs.** Hundreds of companies, and thousands of developers, use our APIs to both transcribe and understand millions of videos, podcasts, phone calls, and zoom meetings every day. Our APIs power innovative products like conversational intelligence platforms, zoom meeting summarizers, content moderation, and automatic closed captioning. **We’ve been growing at breakneck speed, and are backed by leading investors including Y Combinator’s AI Fund, Patrick and John Collision (Founders of Stripe), Nat Friedman (Former CEO of GitHub), and Daniel Gross (Entrepreneur & Investor in companies including GitHub, Uber, Coinbase, SpaceX, Instacart, Notion, and Cruise Automation).** AssemblyAI’s Speech-to-Text APIs are already trusted by Fortune 500s, startups, and thousands of developers around the world, **with well-known customers including Spotify, Algolia, Dow Jones, The Wall Street Journal, and NBCUniversal.** As part of a huge and emerging market, AssemblyAI is well on its way to becoming the leader in speech recognition and NLP. **Join our world-class, remote team and help us build an iconic deep learning company.** **Our Team** ------------ **We are a fully remote team made up of problem solvers, innovators and top AI researchers with 20+ years of experience in Machine Learning, Speech Recognition, and NLP from places like DeepMind, Google, Meta, Amazon, Apple, and Cisco.** Our culture is super collaborative, low-ego, transparent, and fast-paced. We want to win - and have a flat organization where everyone can openly share ideas (regardless of their title or position) in order to get the best idea. As a remote company, our team members are given a lot of trust and autonomy to work where and how they want. We look for people to join our team who are ambitious, curious, and self-motivated, and we put a lot of trust and autonomy into everyone on our team. **We want to empower everyone to do their best work with whatever tools, structures, or resources they need to perform at their highest potential.** **The Role** ------------ AssemblyAI is growing quickly, and we’re searching for a senior, in-house design lead who will play a key role in building state of the art products, and setting the standard for the future of the company and the brand. With significant investment and strong leadership to fuel our growth, it’s the perfect time to join the AssemblyAI team. **Responsibilities** -------------------- * Engage across all stages of our design projects. You’ll use your skills in concepting, wireframing, prototyping, design systems, user interface, and user research. * Identify the best design methods to articulate your solutions (flows, prototypes, wireframes, high fidelity design, etc). * Collaborate with engineering during the implementation phase to carefully translate your designs into incredible products. * Be the leading voice in ensuring consistent brand execution. You will also work on paid social creative for social media. **About You** ------------- * You obsess over the smallest details of the visual, interaction, and experience. * You are comfortable being the primary or lead designer on product design projects from end to end. * You're a methodical individual. * You're comfortable working autonomously * You're not afraid to criticize and receive criticism * You're eager to try new technologies **Requirements** ---------------- * 4+ years of in-house design experience * Demonstrated experience with end-to-end product design * Experience designing products for a technical audience (API products, developer tools, etc.) or the ability to write code * Proven track record solving complex interaction problems * Excellent design sense and familiarity with the latest UX trends **Skills** ---------- * An eye for pixel perfect detail * Flexible and comfortable with ambiguity and change during a project * Excellent organizational skills **Benefits** ------------ * Competitive Salary + OTE * Equity * 100% Remote team * Unlimited PTO * Premium Healthcare (100% Covered for you + dependents) * Vision & Dental Care * $1K budget for your home office setup * New Macbook Pro (or PC if you prefer) * 3-4x/year company paid team retreat