BEGiN is hiringUX Designer

Full TimeUX Design
Posted 2y ago

Little Passports, part of the BEGiN family, has a new opportunity for a UX Designer to join our growing team! This role can be remote based on select US locations*.

BEGiN is an award-winning educational technology company with world-wide impact. With products that are as effective as they are fun, BEGiN’s family of brands builds critical skills for school and life. 

We’re a diverse team of talented people passionate about creating educational content kids love. At BEGiN, we have the rare opportunity to make a dent in the universe by bringing high-quality at-home learning to kids globally!

Reporting to our Director of UX, the UX Designer will be responsible for creating beautiful consumer shopping experiences that drive growth and engagement.

You will:

  • Partner with marketing, engineering, product management, vendors/contractors and business leads on features and opportunities to improve and grow our web experiences
  • Create documentation (user journey flows, information architecture diagrams, prototypes/wireframes, etc.) and production-ready digital assets in a wide variety of formats
  • Work with brand marketing to apply brand photography and usage guidelines across various web and digital contexts
  • Take design ownership of refinements and new features from ideation to launch
  • Team up with Growth product lead to help conduct research and facilitate A/B testing

Must Haves:

  • At least 3 years experience in consumer web e-commerce design
  • Portfolio including e-commerce work for mid and/or large-sized brands
  • Familiarity with mobile-first web design principles
  • Experience with web CMS systems such as WordPress or Joomla
  • Comfort working in a deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines
  • Enjoy working as part of a small but mighty team that likes to get things done
  • A passion for building great products and our mission to help children discover the wonders for the world around them


  • Experience designing shopping experiences for digital or physical subscription products
  • Familiarity with children’s lifestyle/entertainment brands (ages 0-10)
  • Familiarity with analytics or personalization platforms like Google Analytics, Optimizely, Dynamic Yield, or Google Optimize
  • Experience with digital asset management systems

We like people who: 

  • Love and are willing to learn new technologies and styles
  • Are scrappy, entrepreneurial with the ability to turnaround high-quality projects quickly without depending on a large team
  • Are open to suggestions, collaborative, and thrive in team environments

What you’ll get:

  • BEGiN offers competitive compensation including equity and full benefits.
  • Smart, passionate, and engaged co-workers.
  • Excellent top-tier Medical/Dental/Vision benefits
  • The chance to have a big impact, quickly
  • The rare opportunity to make a dent in the universe. We’re bringing a love of reading and learning to children globally!

*Remote Locations: AL, AZ, CA, CT, FL, GA, ID, IN, MA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NE, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, WA, WY.
This role is not eligible for CO state.

BEGiN is a proud equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

At BEGiN, we are committed to building a diverse team of talented people who are passionate about creating educational content kids love. We believe in fostering a culture where productivity can flourish, one that is empathetic, respectful, and inclusive. At BEGiN, we know that diversity, equity, and inclusion aren’t just an idea, a one-time initiative, or phrases to throw into a job post: they’re a daily practice and an ongoing conversation. We survey our team about inclusivity, run training on DEI topics, and have a committee to ensure we are all continuing to learn and grow.



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