Senior Product Designer



Product, Design
Culver City, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023
Lightspark is the easiest, most reliable, enterprise-grade gateway to the Lightning Network, enabling money to move just like bits and bytes do on the Internet. Lightspark services aim to be the fastest, lowest cost, easiest and most reliable way to send and receive payments globally using Lightning. We want to deliver open payments for the Internet at scale and we’re laser-focused on solving real problems for our customers with best-in-class innovative software solutions. We aim to help businesses around the world benefit from real time payments and build amazing new experiences for themselves and their customers. Lightspark is headquartered in Los Angeles but serving the world.

We are looking for an experienced individual who thrives in entrepreneurial environments, enjoys exploring and iterating quickly, and has a strong desire to help us build out our culture of design & engineering excellence. You will closely collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and deploy scalable software applications with a strong focus on taking the complexity out of the Lightning Network.

What You’ll Be Doing
  • Designing and prototyping web and mobile applications that have complex dynamic visualization elements such as graphs, charts, interactive UI elements, menus, etc.
  • Collaborating with designers, engineers and PMs on our user experiences for web and mobile
  • Co-creating and maintaining our design system
  • Collaborating with prospective clients on our integrations. This includes creating prototypes that illustrate how an integration might be executed
  • Light support for the marketing team to gather and create assets for the website or media

What We’re Looking For
  • 7+ years of experience in a Product Design role shipping high quality work ideally in FinTech
  • Ability to consistently produce highly intentional, highly polished work
  • Efficient and generative design that can produce a lot of high-quality work quickly
  • A desire to explore beyond the first decent solution
  • Platform versatility and knowledgeable about designing for web, iOS and Android
  • Good collaborator and communicator that can always provide thoughtful answers about a design when probed
  • Self-starter with positive energy

Lightspark is on a mission to build an open payment protocol for the Internet at scale and therefore we’re committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse workplace to reflect the customers we serve. We welcome interest from individuals of all backgrounds and levels of experience who share our mission. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Compensation Range: $185K - $240K