Senior Product Designer (Retail) at Lightspeed POS
Montreal, CA

Lightspeed, a global software solution provider for small to medium-sized businesses for retail and hospitality industries, is looking for a Senior Product Designer to join our global team. You will spend your day helping define product specifications, creating digital additions and modifications to a dynamic product line and designing fully-functional new products. To be successful in this role, you should have both a polished sense of design and the ability to translate design requirements into practical product features.

We’re global, with teams in locations throughout Europe, North America, and Australia, so you’ll have lots of opportunities to collaborate internationally with our existing talented global teams and they can’t wait to meet you!

 About Us

Lightspeed powers small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world with its cloud-based commerce platform. Its smart, scalable, and dependable all-in-one Point of Sale software system helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, Europe and Australia, Lightspeed recently completed its initial public offering on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do.

What you will do:

  • Support, refine and be able to contribute to and communicate with other business lines the complete design process of your team, from ideation to prototyping, testing, and implementation
  • Work closely with our global product design team to help define and refine our visual language and design system
  • Working closely with product management stakeholders, you will reach a shared vision to identify and define new features, collaborating with our UX researchers
  • Work with our friendly developers to provide documentation to deliver features that you help create

Who you are:

  • You have 5+ years of experience designing, documenting and releasing software products, preferably cloud-based SaaS solutions and/or mobile products
  • You’ve worked within a cross-functional development team using Agile methodologies
  • You know Sketch like the back of your hand and have worked with or have experience with Design systems or asset-managing systems
  • You practice user-centered design (UX and UI are your favorite acronyms!) Laser-focused on improving the user experience with existing, and new functionality, suggesting innovations while remaining deadline-driven
  • Research is very important to you; you understand how to collaborate with, interpret and act on findings from UX research
  • You are happy working as part of a global team in an open and inclusive creative environment

It would be awesome if you have...

  • Experience designing a B2B SaaS product
  • Owned or helped support and contribute to a design system
  • Familiar with or have participated in Design Thinking sessions
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS/JS

What's in it for you?

In addition to the perks detailed on the Careers page, you’d get access to:

  • A beautiful office space in a castle; one of the best development centres in Montreal
  • An environment that encourages initiative and leadership
  • Happy hour every Friday afternoon
  • Birthday treats every month to celebrate our employees
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Fun activities with your teammates - be part of the Lightspeed family
  • Work with highly talented people who are as passionate about their craft as you are!