Karbon is the premium work management platform for the accounting industry and has become indispensable for firms around the world to support their team and navigate the sudden shift to remote work. Karbon brings planning, clients, work, and communication together in one place where it belongs, so even if the firm has to work remotely, they're all together online.
Founded in San Francisco, we have grown into a globally distributed team with our people in the Bay Area, Seattle, San Diego, Reno, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, New Zealand, Canada and the United Kingdom. We are well-funded, have a fantastic team culture, are growing rapidly, and making a global impact.
Karbon is looking for a talented Product Designer to join our Product Design team to help invent the future of the Karbon product. We are about to tackle some really big things and need talented end-to-end Product Designers with the full suite of UX, UI, and visual design skills to make it happen.
In this role you will work closely with the Design, Product Management, and Engineering teams to research and understand user needs and explore and design solutions to push the Karbon product to be the global leader in practice management.
You'll drive projects big and small, assess problems, take ownership, find solutions, and see things through to delivery with autonomy. You'll communicate clearly with your colleagues and lend a helping hand when needed.
You will be joining a design team with a wealth of experience to learn from and opportunities to progress your career.
Some of your responsibilities will include:
Applying your design expertise and experience to all aspects of the product design process
Designing solutions that solve customer and business needs while maintaining a high-quality, premium customer experience across the product
Developing user stories, prototypes, design mockups, and detailed specs to communicate the design solution to the team
Providing constructive, detailed feedback for others
Being a thoughtful and passionate voice for design
Being the guardian of the brand experience in product
Discussing design concepts robustly to find the best possible solutions
Constantly finding new ways to improve the efficiency of your design process while maintaining high design standards
Candidates with the following qualifications and experience are encouraged to apply:
Professional experience designing high-quality digital products
Desire to develop as a designer and a willingness to learn
Top-tier UX, layout, and visual design skills
Maturity to discuss ideas critically
A fascination with experimentation, testing, and analytics
Confident writer of short-form content — words are design too
Why work at Karbon?
Unlimited Vacation policy (5 weeks annual leave for our UK, Aussies, Canucks and our Kiwi mates*)
Paid Medical, dental and vision coverage (US and CA)
Company subsidised Private Healthcare Cover with GU Health (AU)
401k matching (US)
Competitive salary that is benchmarked each year and adjusted as needed to keep up with market rates
Opportunity to be part of building a global product
True ownership and autonomy over the work you do
Work with (and learn from) a very experienced team
Be part of a startup team that will continue to grow around you
Flexible approach to work environment (we believe in trust and autonomy)
A culture of open communication, consistent feedback, and full transparency into company results, metrics, and financial position
Please note that only after you have exhausted your four weeks of annual leave accrual, you will be eligible to extend into a fifth week deficit that will be forgiven annually.
About this role
July 6th, 2022
May 7th, 2022
Learn about Karbon and their company culture.
We are a team with extensive experience in the accounting and software development industries, committed to improving the way accounting practices work and communicate with their clients.
Collaborative work management software for accounting firms
Karbon is work management software for accounting firms and professional service businesses. It provides a truly collaborative platform to manage workflows, communicate with teams and deliver exceptional client work. By combining email, discussions, tasks and powerful workflows, Karbon aligns your team with a single place to communicate and collaborate, increasing capacity to deliver on time and budget.
Learn about the technology and tools that Karbon uses.
Benefits and perks
Learn about the benefits and perks that Karbon provides.
Standard 5 week vacation (annual leave for our aussie mates) for all employees globally + 2 Karbon Calm Days - to take some time out to chill whenever they are needed
401(k) and regional retirement plans to help you invest in your future.
Every employee gets equity, so you are rewarded for your best work.
Learning and development budget
Learning and development stipend to grow your skills.
About this role
July 6th, 2022
May 7th, 2022