Junior Product Designer

Job description

About Vaayu

Vaayu is on a mission to decarbonize retail by helping brands (from fashion and beauty to consumer goods, health and beyond) to track, cut and credibly communicate their climate impact in real time. Our science-based platform provides granular, automated and accurate carbon calculations, powered by over 600,000 activity-based data points that make it easy for brands to understand their emissions and take action throughout the value chain to meet their reduction targets. We believe in the power of technology as a force for good and are looking for game-changers from across Europe (or equivalent time zones) who share our vision of helping retailers reduce 1 gigaton of emissions by 2030. If you want to work at a purpose-driven startup and be part of a team defining state-of-the-art technology that drives down carbon emissions at scale, we'd love to hear from you.

Our Values

  • Environmental. The Earth is our protagonist. Protecting it is at the center of everything we do.
  • Collaborative. Climate change affects us all. By working collaboratively we know we can make a difference within retail, and beyond.
  • Honest. Our voice is informative and authentic. We want to share what we are working on, be open about the challenges, and build an ecosystem that creates change.

About The Role

As a Junior Product Designer, you will collaborate closely with our product management and engineering teams to create intuitive, efficient, and impactful designs. You will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from brainstorming the next great product innovation to tweaking pixels right before launch. This role requires a deep empathy for our users' needs and a passion for translating complex problems into simple, beautiful solutions.


  • Create and enhance data visualisation elements for our main dashboard in order to make the data speak easily to any types of users
  • Assist in designing the UI/UX for our SaaS platform, focusing on creating a seamless and engaging user experience.
  • Participate in all phases of the design process, including user research, concept development, prototyping, working on high-fidelity designs, and testing.
  • Collaborate with Product Managers to understand business requirements and ensure that designs meet customer and market needs.
  • Work with the Engineering team to ensure designs are implemented correctly and advocate for user experience best practices.
  • Collect and utilize user feedback and metrics to guide design decisions and improve the product.


  • Bachelor's degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or a related field.
  • 0-2 years of experience in product design, UX/UI design, or a similar role.
  • Some experience with designing for data visualization e.g. graphs, dashboards or complex data made simple
  • A portfolio showcasing your design skills and previous work.
  • Hands-on and comfortable with uncertainty
  • Proficiency in design tools such as Figma, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, or similar.
  • Strong understanding of design principles, user-centred design processes, and data-driven decision making.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with a remote, cross-functional team.

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in designing B2B SaaS products or in the Climate Tech space.
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is a plus.
  • Strong interest in sustainability and a desire to contribute to meaningful environmental impact.

Please note this is a fully remote position, open to candidates within a 2 to 3-hour time difference from Central European Time (CET) to ensure alignment with team working hours.


Vaayu Provides the Opportunity To:

  • Work at a mission-driven start-up with sustainability experts
  • Receive equity in a fast-growing business with an exciting journey ahead
  • Full remote work from anywhere in Europe
  • Collaborate with a diverse, open-minded and international team
  • Grow and develop within an expanding team of entrepreneurial experts
  • Join our bi-annually offsite where we come together in a European destination
  • Enjoy 26 days paid leave with an additional day for every year of employment (up to 30 days)
  • Opt-in to pension and health policies available within your region of work

Vaayu is an equal opportunity employer. We do not believe in discrimination of any kind, and are proud to have an international team from over 17 different countries. We nurture an inclusive and collaborative environment for all, and are committed to reflecting a diverse range of backgrounds, experience and thinking.

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