Wild Earth is the largest U.S. plant-based, cruelty-free dog food company focused on giving dogs the highest quality complete nutrition they deserve, with zero compromises. We harness science and technology to create cruelty-free products with less environmental impact. We are a fast-growing DTC company out to change the world.

We are currently seeking a Sr. Digital Product Designer with a passion for intuitive customer experience and creative problem solving. The ideal candidate will be business oriented, passionate about the tiny details, and has a strong design eye. This person is a creator, innovator, and collaborator. Using data and insight, they will work in a cross-functional team to identify and solve problems in the user experience and customer journey. Reporting into the Director of Conversion and Retention, sitting within the Marketing department, this role will be an integral part of creating a premium website experience at every stage of our customer journey.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the execution of UX/UI projects that will enhance the customer experience and engagement across our digital platforms and products
  • Utilize knowledge of current UI and UX trends and works to create best-in-class site maps, wireframes, user journeys, and website designs throughout the full cycle of the product development process
  • Analyze site metrics and business needs to improve overall accessibility, engagement, usability, and conversion
  • Create, maintain, update, and enforce UX guidelines for all digital platforms
  • Lead the growth and adoption of our digital product design system and UI component library
  • Conduct customer and user research to help ensure designs deliver on customer/user needs as we scale to the wider pet parent community
  • Provide UX/UI specs and direction to Front End Development team working collaboratively to resolve problems and find solutions that arise
  • Produce high-quality visual assets to communicate product function efficiently
  • Fluent in design best practices, especially for all web platforms (mobile, tablet, desktop)
  • Identify areas of improvement and opportunity to enable conversion no matter the web platform the interaction is occurring (mobile first lense)
  • Contribute to all phases of the product design process from research and prototyping, to design execution and documentation
  • Work closely with Brand Design Team to ensure UI is accurately following brand guidelines and give recommendations based in data and UX/UI best practices

Qualifications:

  • 4-6 years of experience as a Digital Product Designer, User Interface Designer, or Experience Designer
  • Must be customer obsessed and lead in a business-minded way
  • Ability to articulate design rationale based on data, insights, collaboration, and intuition
  • A solid understanding of user research methodologies, and experience facilitating user testing sessions
  • Experience building interactive prototypes
  • Hands-on experience in UI/UX design using tools like Figma, Sketch, or similar (ideally Figma)
  • Experience designing and optimizing an Ecommerce site is a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Understanding of Web Development languages (HTML, Javascript, CSS)
  • Portfolio of work demonstrating ability to create digital experiences
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent knowledge of Marketing/Retail best practices for the web
  • Ability to prioritize work and manage multiple projects from concept through final production
  • Skill in responsive web and mobile design principles and technologies
  • Ability to effectively and professionally communicate, both in writing and verbally, with management, team members and vendors
  • Able to work independently and as a team player
  • Ability to embrace change
  • Has a creative mind and ability to think outside of the box
  • Must work with a high sense of urgency and hit deadlines

About us

Our Values

Kind: We want to create a kinder world for everyone.

Driven: We inspire change in ourselves and others.

Wild: We are fun, authentic & embrace change.

Curious: We are continuously learning.

Bold: We want to go where no pet food company has gone before.

Our Commitment

Wild Earth is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse, culturally competent staff at all levels of the organization. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Company Perks

We are a remote-first company and our full-time employees enjoy medical, dental and vision coverage; vacation, sick and holiday time; volunteer days; stock options, and career advancement opportunities. For our furry companions, we offer pet insurance reimbursement and free dog food.