PlayPlay is a French startup created in 2017 and based in Paris. In order to accelerate its growth the company raised money with two well-known European VCs.
PlayPlay is the simplest video creation tool in the world. Any user can generate a high-definition video in a few seconds and share it on Facebook, Instagram, etc.
PlayPlay has more than 100 clients in Europe : TF1, Eurosport, Crédit Agricole, AXA, Olympique de Marseille, etc. Our product is already successful but it is only the beginning of our story. We have a very ambitious roadmap and many design challenges ahead of us !
PlayPlay’s customers use our product everyday. Product is at the heart of everything we do.
We have the ambition to re-invent the way people create video content with a unique mix of simplicity, flexibility and creativity. It’s a big challenge and to do that we are looking for our first product designer !
As PlayPlay’s first product designer you’ll be involved in building our product almost from scratch from our core video creation tool to all our SaaS features.
You’ll be part of the product team working closely with our head of product and developers.
What you’ll do
Work with the team on major projects of the roadmap to ship beautiful UX/UI interfaces to our customers.
Examples : Revamping the user experience and interface of our video creation tool; Building a self onboarding flow ; Building a free trial experience etc.
Produce detailed screens for specifications and prototypes for usability tests.
Examples: Prepare final screens for all our user stories using Zeplin or similar software; prepare a prototype with rough sketches to test it with 5 users.
Build a culture of UX & design excellence, setting a consistently high bar for execution and delivery of highly engaging experiences across all customer touchpoints.
Examples : set up design rituals within the team, share user research learnings with the company, create a design system.
Understand users’ needs and problems through user interviews and meetings with the sales & customer success teams.
Examples : Take part in sessions with the support team to assess the main problems users are facing at the moment ; Organise shadowing sessions with users to see and understand how they use the product and what their main issues are, etc.
Skills we are looking for
3+ years of experience working in a startup as Product designer
Excellent visual and interaction design
A great sense of detail
Fluency with visual and interaction design tools
Proven track record of designing and shipping successful software design experiences
Solid cross-functional collaboration and communication skills
Entrepreneurial mindset: excellent self-starter, hungry for learning, at ease with ambiguity
Why should you apply ?
Key moment to join PlayPlay in terms of growth and opportunity
Fast-learning environment, entrepreneurial and strong team spirit
An incredible team of hackers and hustlers
Cool offices located in the Silicon Sentier (75002, Paris)
Your application with an extensive portfolio with your latest creations
Onsite meeting with the product & dev team
1-hour design case with the product team