Product Designer (Internal Products) - Early Career
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries with our innovative and sustainable app-only service. We do almost everything in-house, developing cutting-edge technologies and processes to ensure we continue to grow rapidly without missing a beat. If you’re a passionate Product Designer, we’re offering you the opportunity to join the diverse team at our Amsterdam HQ and make a real difference in our scale-up environment.

🥜 In a nutshell

Whether it’s our automated warehouse, the app that supports our delivery colleagues, or our ever-expanding fleet of electric delivery vehicles, you’ll design products that empower employees and deliver real business value.

As a self-motivated product designer, you enjoy translating complex problems into effective solutions. Working in an environment with frequent user-testing and a rapid feedback loop, you’ll thrive on designing products that balance user insights with tangible business goals.

🎯 What you’ll do

  • Operate within highly complex systems to deliver effective, user-focused solutions that fulfill business needs
  • Take design ownership of products 
  • Use qualitative user research to make effective design decisions. Keep the user test funnel filled with design proposals to ensure we are always learning and iterating
  • Take projects all the way from problem analysis to UI details and documentation, using your end-to-end design skills
  • Support our talented developers to ensure the best UX code
  • Validate data-driven hypotheses together with our product owners and business analysts
  • Improve and continuously explore new ideas—design is never done! 

⭐ About you

  • Bachelor’s degree in Product Design, Industrial Design, Product Development, or similar 
  • 0-2 years of experience as a Product Designer
  • 2+ years of working experience in a start-up, scale-up, or product-focused environment 
  • Enthusiastic about designing digital products and working on complex challenges
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Experience with design and prototyping software
  • Fluency in English (Dutch is a bonus) 
  • Eligibility to work in the Netherlands

📖 Picnic perks 

Every expert was once a beginner! 
You’ll get plenty of opportunities to challenge yourself and grow, including the Picnic Tech Academy, Lunch & Learn sessions, and tailored soft skills training. We also offer free professional weekly language courses.

Make a difference
You’ll work in an awesome scale-up environment with the freedom to drive your own projects and create a visible impact. Our fully electric vehicles and sustainable business model mean you’ll also be contributing to making the world a better place! 

Teamwork makes the dream work
With more than 80 nationalities across 3 countries, you’ll be part of a diverse company with plenty of cool stuff to get involved with, from board game evenings to after-work drinks to our company ski trip and more!

You are what you eat
You’ll get freshly prepared, healthy lunches and snacks (with plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and halal options). Coffee snob? Don’t worry, our amazing Picnic barista has you covered.

Stay healthy 
Mental health is important. As well as having the option to speak with Picnic colleagues who act as confidential advisors, our collaboration with OpenUp gives you easy access to professional psychologists, along with workshops and materials. 

There are plenty of sports communities and events to get involved with, from tennis to yoga to climbing! 

Attractive package
We offer competitive compensation and a pension plan that looks out for your future self as well as 25 vacation days per year, so you can recharge your batteries 

Work-life balance
Where possible, we like to enable people to work in ways that suit their working styles, which is why we have a hybrid-working model. Our teams generally like to have at least one team day per week at the office (the tasty lunch and Barista-made coffee may be a factor), but besides that, it’s up to you and your team.

We care about your health and wellbeing. As such, we currently support online interviews and remote onboarding (learn more about the process here).

Commitment to equal opportunities 
Picnic is an equal opportunity employer—this means that all decisions regarding applications will be based on qualifications and merit. Applicants will be regarded independently of age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, skin color, civil status, religious beliefs, physical or mental disability, or any other factors protected by law. 

At Picnic, we celebrate and value our differences and are committed to building a safe and inclusive working environment where everyone can be themselves.


Our recruitment process

CV screening

Phone screening


Assessment day


Apply now!