Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy, and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we assess whether a candidate demonstrates our values: Clear Communication, Positive Energy, Efficient Execution, and Continuous Learning. Second, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

Read more about our values and culture here.

About Coinbase Consumer

The Coinbase Consumer team plays a critical role in executing on the company vision, and is the origin of the company. We’re building the most secure, trusted  and easiest to use cryptocurrency investment product for individuals. We are the go-to starting point for millions of people getting started with crypto, as well as long-standing loyal customers with advanced knowledge of the space.

We take on hard user experience problems to deliver delightful and easy to use products from very complex technical challenges. You'll help design our flagship products for the largest customer base in crypto, and define user experiences for entirely new features that the ecosystem has not seen before.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Have a clear understanding of strategy and how projects will have impact
  • Define solutions to well understood problems
  • Lead or contribute to the design of projects to success with or without other ICs
  • Proactively identify blockers, gaps, opportunities, improvements to the projects
  • Establish yourself as the go-to expert on the projects
  • Input in decision-making from tactical implementation onwards by suggesting direction (tactical, QA, analysis, decision, shipping, retro)
  • Prepare and support development of future roadmap and planning for projects
  • Represent and present the project work to Design org
  • Build relationships based on trust and care with XFN team and Design Lead / Manager
  • Understand and communicate resource needs for project in current and following quarter
  • Help others grow, including mentor junior designers
  • Provide and solicit productive feedback clearly and timely
  • Follow Design org processes, identify gaps and suggest improvements
  • Follow XFN processes, identify gaps and suggest improvements
  • Contribute to planning, project management and project organization
  • Organize and document projects in writing

What we look for in you:

  • 3+ years of professional Product Design experience
  • Experience designing consumer-facing experiences for web and mobile
  • Excellence in UX thinking, visual design, and written communication
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment with other designers, engineers, user researchers, and product teams
  • Fluency in Figma and prototyping tools
  • You are low ego, collaborative, and open minded
  • You love transforming complex systems into simple designs

Nice to haves:

  • Interest in crypto or financial products
  • You are a user of Coinbase products

Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and to review all of our job postings to minimize biased language. Coinbase does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance and similar local laws.