Lead product designer @Appsmith


Europe -remote

About Appsmith:

Appsmith is an open-source, low code software that helps developers build applications quickly, usually within only hours. Appsmith is already enabling software engineers to transform how they build internal apps, often building them 10 times faster with Appsmith.

Since being introduced less than two years ago, Appsmith’s open source software has more than 10 million downloads, more than 18,000 stars (up 12x since 2021) on Github and is used at over 10,000 organizations across 150 countries.

We are a global and fully remote organization, excited to welcome new teammates to our collaborative environment and high-performance culture.

See our GitHub repo here: https://github.com/appsmithorg/appsmith

What will you be doing:

  • Our target audience is developers. Your goal is to design product features and flows that are as simple as possible.

  • Our product has a complicated UX, and you will be responsible for designing it in a way that's easy to understand and visually pleasing.

  • You’ll need to walk the fine line between the simplicity of use and the complexity of features.

  • You’ll play a key role in deciding features and their implementation in collaboration with engineers.

  • Work closely with users and engineers to understand requirements and design the interactions

  • Develop process flows, wireframes, and mockups to communicate high-level design strategies or detailed interaction behaviors effectively

  • Design flows and experiences that convert complex app workflows into an absolute delight

  • Provide high-quality mockups and prototypes

  • Contribute to our product design language, both in style & structure

  • Ideate and brainstorm with other teams on products, features, and enhancements to take the product to the next level.


We are looking for:

  • 5+ years of UI/UX and product design experience

  • Experience working with product team from research phases of a project through delivery to engineering

  • You can visually communicate an idea by creating quick, low-fidelity mockups such as pencil sketches.

  • A clear sense and taste in good visual design

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills to get the team on board with your vision

  • Understanding of component-based design systems

  • Ability to thrive in startups with a fast-paced environment and take ownership for working through ambiguity

Benefits & perks:

  • 100% remote role 

  • Compensation package includes equity

  • Budget to setup your home office

  • Medical insurance for self and dependents

  • Self-education budget for books, courses, and conferences

  • Flexible holiday schedule

  • Paid Maternity and Paternity leave

What do we value?

Above all, Appsmith values a growth mindset. As a team of learners, we read, talk to people and listen to feedback constantly. We love working with people who have strong opinions, weakly held.
Self-starters and ambitious people form the backbone of our team. Do you want to work on bigger projects? Are you comfortable setting large goals and then accomplishing them?
Are you a practical optimist? Our founding team strongly believes in a better future. We believe in playing our part to make that future a reality.


Sounds like a match?!

You are very welcome to apply with the form below, or just drop us a line at kristina@hirey.io.

Talk soon!