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Senior Product Designer, Safety

Design, Design in Sao Paulo, BRA

About the job:

This role requires bold design leadership, depth in interaction and service design, principled thinking, a refusal to settle, and a user-centered design approach. You'll work with engineers and product managers in a fast-paced, rapidly growing, hybrid technology/operations environment to design in-app customer experiences to engender trust among our users and create experiences that contribute to the safety of our customers, globally. You'll own hands-on design across multiple initiatives, while helping lay the foundation for strong product development in Latin America. You should be comfortable in uncharted territory as we build a new design presence in Sao Paulo and as you design unique safety technologies for riders, drivers, eaters, and delivery partners - customers across the entire Uber ecosystem.

What You'll Do

  • Establish and lead the product design discipline for Uber in Sao Paulo
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and other designers around the globe
  • Own design problems end to end, from initial concept through shipping and beyond
  • Create wireframes and prototypes to solve difficult UX problems
  • Obsess over the details of visual and motion design
  • Work with product managers to define products (requirements, strategic functionality, bold bets), not just translate them into design execution
  • Identify future opportunities, working as a key thought partner to your counterparts in product management, engineering, and operations
  • Partner with our UX research team to better understand the needs of our customers
  • Collaborate with Engineers to build your amazing designs
  • Ship, measure, and improve your designs based on quantitative and qualitative feedback
  • Brainstorm and iterate with your design colleagues to help raise the bar on the Rides, and Eats experience

What you will need:

  • Experience leading product design - at least 5 years
  • Ability to solve complex design problems for global markets
  • A portfolio showing your high quality, thoughtful UI and UX work
  • Effective prototyping skills
  • A track record of shipping great design, and an understanding of what details matter at each stage of the release cycle
  • Leverage Uber design patterns while evolving the framework to tackle new use cases
  • Demonstrated understanding of service design/systems thinking and integrating products/services across a platform
  • Be a collaborative team player
  • 5 Minimum Years of Experience with Mobile design, User Experience, User Interface

What You'll Need

  • 5 Minimum Years of Experience with Product Design

About the Team

Our product development team in Sao Paulo is new and growing fast - you'll be one of the first product designers there. Building on your knowledge of the local market and extending it to a global focus, you'll collaborate with researchers, product managers, data scientists, engineers and other designers on some of the most exciting projects in our apps. You'll lead the team in bridging the physical and digital, solving end-to-end service and product design problems and pushing the envelope to help Uber stand for safety around the world. You'll provide the team with strong design leadership.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.