Design & Research

Whether it’s a special occasion or an everyday occurrence, it should always be easy for people to get the ingredients they need. Instacart's Design & Research Team is dedicated to making grocery shopping effortless for everyone and finding solutions to large-scale challenges that will forever change the way people feed themselves and their loved ones.

Team highlights

Product Design

The Product Design Team is dedicated to reimagining and designing the end-to-end experience of grocery shopping, from choosing what’s in your cart to delivery and pickup. Joining the team means you’ll work closely with designers, researchers, engineers, and other cross-functional partners who are focused on crafting simple and beautiful experiences that solve real-world problems for millions.

Brand Design

The Brand Design team's mission is to make Instacart one of the world's most beloved and recognizable brands. Through outstanding brand design, marketing design, and copywriting, our goal is to evolve the world's perception of our relationship to food and grocery shopping—and make sure that shines through every creative touchpoint our audiences experience.

Design Research

The Research team’s mission is to use insights that drive product strategy and innovation. As User Researchers, we partner with product, design, data science, and engineering to build products that solve real problems for people. As Insights Researchers, we uncover a deeper understanding of customers and shoppers, their relationship to Instacart, and opportunities for growth.

Design @ Instacart

What’s it like to join Instacart as a remote employee?

By Cody Reppert, Product Designer II2020 hit us all differently. For me, the most immediate effect was on my career. …

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Case studies, inspiration, team recipes and a little bit of everything in between.

"Instacart Research rocks! It’s incredibly gratifying to know how instrumental our growing team is in shaping the future of the Instacart product and brand by cultivating a deep understanding of our users and their needs."

Audrey ZmudaSenior Researcher

"There are always exciting problems to solve and ideas to pursue in this business and I feel so fortunate to work with so many talented individuals that are passionate about their craft and eager to collaborate!"

Andrew ChenSenior Marketing Designer

“Everyday is a different challenge and opportunity to solve problems from a new creative lens, and what's more exciting is that people really have an appetite for seeing new things around here.”

Genesis SilvaSenior Brand Designer

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Product Design

Product Design Manager San Francisco, CA - Remote Apply
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Senior Manager, Research Operations San Francisco, CA - Remote Apply
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