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Product designer— MuseScore Software
Muse Group creates the world's most popular software and communities for musicians.
We develop software for music composition and production, build extensive content catalogs, and continually innovate to improve the quality of life for all musicians. This makes Muse Group the fastest-growing company in the music technology segment.

Today, Muse Group reaches over 400 million users worldwide through its portfolio of software, mobile apps, and online services that includes Ultimate Guitar, MuseScore, Audacity, StaffPad, and more.

We are looking for an experienced Product Designer with an advanced understanding of music notation.
As a Product Designer, you will contribute to the UX/UI of MuseScore, the world’s most popular music notation software.

An ideal candidate will have experience as a Product Designer (or UX/UI Designer) for a widely distributed desktop software application.

In addition to the design experience and skills, the ideal candidate will also possess a strong familiarity with music notation software, as well as a thorough understanding of the fundamentals of music composition and the requirements of performers and composers of all levels.

Role & Responsibilities

You Will:
  • Contribute to the UX/UI design of the MuseScore desktop appDesign product features within the context of the company’s overall business strategies and goals
  • Conduct necessary user research, and participate in community discussions
  • Translate high-level product and technology strategies into clear UX/UI concepts aligned with a product engineering roadmap and key deliverables
  • Design according to an iterative process in a continuous deployment model
  • Contribute to quality assurance through routine build testing and participation in issue logging and maintenance

You Can:
  • Make decisions that balance design ideals with technical realities
  • Adapt to unexpected events or sudden market shifts
  • Achieve consistent results - both individually and as part of a team
  • Balance short term needs with long term goals and technical requirements
  • Communicate complex concepts in simple terms for a non-technical audience
  • Communicate fluently in English (written and verbal)
  • Rapidly learn new skills and concepts
  • Work both independently under minimal supervision, as well as collaboratively in a fast-paced team environment

You Know:
  • Fundamental principles of music composition
  • How to play a musical instrument
  • How to read music notation

You Have:
  • Significant experience designing product UX/UI
  • Significant experience as a musician working within the tradition of notated music
  • Experience in designing consumer-facing products on a substantial scale
  • Experience in shipping always-connected, continuously-deployed consumer software
  • Knowledge of the music and audio technology industry, including the latest trends and competitive landscape

We offer:
  • Competitive salaries and hiring options tailored to the country you live in
  • Flexibility: work from home or from a co-working space of your choice.
  • Care: generous health insurance, therapy and assistance in difficult life circumstances.
  • International experience: become part of a global team, from the US to the UK and beyond.
  • Impact: opportunity to influence the development of the music industry and positively impact the lives of millions of musicians around the world.
  • Creativity: we make products for musicians, artists and creators, and so each of us is a bit of a musician.