Product Designer
Scientific Modalities
Updated on 3/28/2024
Benchling

501-1,000 employees

Cloud platform for life science R&D
Company Overview
Benchling's mission is to accelerate life science for the benefit of humanity. The company is building a modern R&D software for biotechnology research.
Food & Agriculture
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$412M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

20%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Brand Design
Product & UX/UI Design
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience driving the design of software products, ideally SaaS, while maintaining a relentless focus on the customer
  • Academic or professional experience in Life Sciences
  • Strong portfolio of relevant design work that conveys an ability to ship successful products
  • Track record of working with and affinity for highly complex product architectures
  • Strong communication skills and ability to explain the reasoning behind complex decisions
  • Experience contributing to a design system for complex software products
  • Experience working with Product Management and Engineering teams in a fast-moving environment
Responsibilities
  • Work with Product Management and Engineering teams to define product strategy, scope, and prioritization
  • Work through product problems from definition and opportunity to shipping features to our customers
  • Design and prototype multiple ideas quickly, often with customers, to validate product directions
  • Own the design for high-impact initiatives from research through implementation
  • Mentor and grow designers and researchers on your team, helping them to develop and refine their skills
  • Contribute to developing a culture of design in a company that recognizes user experience as a key differentiator