Kahuna is hiring a

Senior Product Designer

Redwood City, United States

Kahuna enables marketers to deliver personalized messages to consumers using our smart marketing automation products, powered by artificial intelligence. We are seeking a driven Senior Product Designer based out of our headquarters in Redwood City, California, to design an amazing and appealing product user experience for marketers.

We have a number of projects in the pipeline to both add to and enhance the entire experience of using the Kahuna product. Further, our customers deploy messages to consumers across a variety of platforms – mobile, web, email, social etc. This gives you the opportunity to apply your design skills in all these areas but also will challenge you beyond pixel pushing into complex enterprise-grade interactions.

What you get to do every day:

  • You're actively involved in product design as in how to solve the customer problems, and not just the user experience
  • Thinking in terms of design systems and making rational design decisions
  • You obsess over details and are excited to polish until your work is pixel-perfect
  • Conduct user research, create user flows, wireframes, quick prototypes & final designs
  • Create standardized UX design guidelines and evangelize across the company
  • Work side by side with PMs and front end engineers to ensure the implementation of your designs solve the customers’ problems well

What you bring to the role:

  • 5+ years of experience delivering product designs for enterprise grade SaaS products
  • You thrive in covering the gamut of aspects of product design – from research to information architecture to interaction design all the way to graphic/visual design
  • An understanding of what makes an experience good or bad is critical. You can think through user problems, find reasonable solutions, mock them up in detail, and work with PMs and engineers to build them
  • You look for opportunities to solve problems in a unique way
  • You construct your own iconography & set your own guidelines
  • You have enough technical chops to understand the limitations and viability of your decisions and can communicate them to the engineers
  • You are decisive, flexible, innovative & have the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • You have a “get it done” mentality; A self starter with a discipline for defining priorities, driving decisions & getting closure on tasks and projects
  • Expert knowledge of Sketch, Invision and/or other design/prototyping tools
  • Experience with marketing automation products is a plus



About Kahuna

Kahuna is a pioneer in communication automation, dedicated to empowering businesses to grow and thrive in the mobile era. We enable a new level of authentic engagement between brands and their customers wherever they are - the web, email, mobile, social channels - through personalized communication at scale. Powered by big data and machine learning, we help create delightful experiences for every customer with the perfect message, delivered on the right channel, at just the right time.

Kahuna is trusted by Yelp, Yahoo!, GoPro, Dollar Shave Club and hundreds of other leading brands. Headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices in New York, Kahuna was founded in 2012 and is funded by Sequoia Capital, SoftTech VC, Tenaya Capital, and others.

Individuals seeking employment at Kahuna are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. 



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