Research and Design at Canva
As a company with design so central to its DNA, our design teams play an integral part in the vision and success of our company. Our Product Design team across Sydney and Beijing is growing rapidly and needs a Design Researcher who will plan and conduct user research to generate actionable insights for a variety of projects and provide direction on Canva’s roadmap through design research. You will be primarily involved in the early phases of a project, ensuring the products and features we ship are solving real user problems.
About the group and team
The Print & Partnerships group is building the best creation tool in the world for print products and unleashing the power of Canva via print and digital partnerships (Canva for Partners) with the world’s leading organizations
Our group is doubling down on doing a wide range of new product initiatives focused on the workplace and collaboration, while building the foundations of a Print Marketplace to accelerate Canva’s vision to empower the world to truly design anything, and publish anywhere - We’ve seen incredible growth and we are rapidly scaling in this space, but there is a whole lot more to do to achieve our vision and so we are looking for a Researcher to join us and help propel us towards our mission.
About the candidate
As our Design Researcher, you will be an integral part of Print and Partnerships growth trajectory by driving projects with high strategic value. Focussing on qualitative insights, you will unlock insights for our Product Designers and stakeholders to use as inputs that continue to improve Canva’s product.
The ideal candidate is an all-around qualitative researcher with both planning, facilitation, and some design skills. This individual will thrive in a fast-paced work environment that requires strong problem-solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication.
You should have a passion for understanding and defining the needs and behaviors of customers, and for working with the product teams and key stakeholders to see your insights drive features that serve the needs of our users across our product and live up to our promise to empower the world to publish anywhere.