Bunch is hiring a

Head of Design

Joplin, United States
About Bunch
Bunch is a party app, and developer platform for multiplayer games. It lets people party up with friends over video chat; and play their favorite games. Our mission is to bring people together through games they love - when they are physically apart.

We raised over $28M from top investors like General Catalyst, London Venture Partners and some of the top makers of video games in the world including Electronic Arts, Krafton (PUBG), Take Two Interactive, Ubisoft, Supercell, Riot Games, Miniclip and Tencent.

-Learn more about our company culture at join.bunch.live
-And check out the Bunch app on iOS and Android on bunch.live

🤩 About the Role
We are looking for a Head of Design who can help us build out Bunch's design culture. This role will be a mixture of hands-on work, driving all aspects of design from concept through delivery, as well as managing the team. The ideal candidate is a self starter, focused on impact with a hunger to utilize their full range of design skills and leadership experience to improve and evolve Bunch. You will be reporting directly to the CEO.

This is a unique opportunity for someone looking to join a small team working on a fast growing consumer product; and make an impact. We are a talented team that likes to move fast, we are on a mission to build a lasting internet company and we like to have fun along the way.

💪What you will do

  • Lead design and develop Bunch’s design culture
  • Help develop and guide strategy and vision for Bunch’s product design, brand, marketing communication, and user research
  • Oversee and optimize the design process across multiple product areas partnering with PM and Eng to uplevel the design process for efficiency and delivery consistency
  • Hire a world-class design team to meet business objectives. Provide coaching and mentorship for all designers
  • Ensure that everyone is set up for success while maintaining a high bar for design
  • Pinpoint edge cases, future problems, changing variables, potential integrations, and implementation processes when reviewing the team's work
  • We are a small team so this person needs to be willing to be both a coach and player and needs to be excited to roll up their sleeves and execute as an IC as we scale the team
  • Work remotely with product development and designers based in the US and Canada

📐 Requirements

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Meticulous attention to detail across usability and pixel-level decisions
  • Ability to execute, lead, and oversee visual and interaction design, art direct freelancer or agency partners and elevate the work of those around you
  • A proven track record of playing both a leadership and supporting role in shipping great products to customers – from inception to launch
  • Have been a key influencer within a company providing design vision, taking on organizational challenges, and using effective communication to inspire
  • Experience in guiding strategy and roadmap of research to identify and answer the most critical questions about our users
  • Experience with remote teams
  • Online portfolio or PDF showcasing your experience with interaction design, visual design, prototyping and product thinking

👍 Bonus points if you:

  • Experience with working on social and gaming platforms
  • Experience working on platforms with massive adoption
  • Experience working on a product that has gone through hyper-growth
  • Experience establishing design systems
  • Experience driving user research
  • Experience delivering high quality brand and marketing projects

🚀 Why work at Bunch

  • Competitive salary and stock options 💰
  • Comprehensive health, dental and vision plans 💪
  • Flexible vacation days 🏝
  • Outfit your home office with the gear you need to work effectively 🎧
  • Regular team retreats (...to be continued post-covid) 🚤
  • Regular game nights and other fun activities (... in the mean time) 🎮

We believe excellence is impossible without diversity, and would love to hear from women, men, non-binary, trans, parents, non-parents, and people of all ages, ethnicities and sexual orientations — especially you. ✨🌈🦄