Product Designer – Toronto

Sampler is an exciting Toronto based start-up that has been changing the way brands distribute product samples since 2013. We’ve worked with over 200 brands, agencies, and media publishers to provide targeted product sampling and remarketing opportunities, backed by robust data unique to Sampler’s platform.

We employ approximately 15 diverse team members with one thing in common: we’re dedicated to helping brands get their samples into the right hand

 

The Role

Sampler is looking for an experienced Product Designer to help evolve our Product Sampling Marketplace & Enterprise SaaS offerings. Reporting to our VP of Product and working closely with the development team, you’ll have a chance to work on the early development of a high-scale offering that serves an established global customer base as we grow rapidly.

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Create a culture of test-driven design and continuous conversion optimization
  • Elaborate on and realize new features in the product design
  • Evolve our design systems and workflows
  • Champion the user’s needs in the product development process

 

Must Have Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience solving complex problems with elegant, shipped product
  • A strong track record of optimizing conversion in marketing and/or e-commerce software
  • Deep experience with A-B testing suites and methodologies
  • Facility with modern interactive design tool like Invision, Sketch, Adobe Creative Cloud, and Lucidchart
  • Competence in both visual and interaction design
  • A firm understanding of best practices for responsive web design
  • The ability to articulate design decisions to internal and external stakeholders
  • Ready to join a startup and get your hands dirty

 

Bonus Points For:

  • Front-end web development experience
  • Experience with data visualization / analytics systems

 

The Culture

Sampler is a proudly diverse company and encourages applications from candidates of colour, women, queer candidates, candidates with caregiving responsibilities, immigrant candidates, transgender candidates, and candidates with disabilities.

 

Sampler has partnered with TWG to provide many great amenities in our shared workspace at King and Spadina. Perks include:

  • Bimonthly catered lunches with vegan and gluten free options
  • Healthy snacks, coffee, and refreshments
  • Dog friendly office
  • Weekly yoga and meditation classes
  • Flexible working hours and work from home days
  • Monthly movie nights
  • A bright and clean work environment full of friendly faces

 

To apply please forward a resume and cover letter to erik@sampler.io