Salesforce.com, Inc Lead/Principal Designer- Design Systems in Indianapolis, Indiana
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We are hiring for a Lead or Principal Product Designer on our Design System User Experience team. On this team you’ll have the opportunity to work with a team building open-source products for both designers and developers that empower them to create applications on the Salesforce platform. You'll shape Salesforce's user experience collaborating with cross-disciplinary teams to bring your visions to life and share them with the open-source community. You’ll make an impact at scale while solving meaningful problems and creating new design patterns and paradigms, contributing directly to our design system.
Join our outstanding Design System UX team, and you'll get to work with some of the best and brightest. You will find startup-like scrum teams, consumer-style innovation, and the opportunity to deliver great experiences to millions of end-users, and you'll have a great experience in the process. Bring your skills, inspire your team, and make amazing work with us. Help us transform the way business gets done.
Experience / Skills required
Understanding of design systems as a cross-functional resource with the goal of improving workflow efficiency and collaboration
Ability to step back and see the whole ecosystem and provide solutions that better the entire user flow not only the feature
Identifying and creating design patterns across multiple touch points for designing at scale
Strong understanding development tools including APIs, IDEs, and Git
Stellar user experience design and information architecture abilities
Work on web, mobile and tablet application interfaces
Solve complex interaction problems
Lead cross-functional brainstorms, discussions, and design reviews
Write detailed design specifications with engineers
Able to produce results independently as well as collaboratively in a team
Expert understanding of user-centered design methods and best practices
Expert knowledge of design tools such as Sketch and Abstract
Able to hand code your own prototypes
Advocate the needs of designers and developers building Salesforce solutions
Evangelize new guidelines and design patterns
Thrive in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, agile environment
Able to successfully manage all aspects of a project from start to finish
Must be self-motivated, a good communicator, comfortable following direction, and able to balance great design with meeting short deadlines
Ability to communicate your ideas to a wide variety of key stakeholders
Ability to lead and manage large design initiatives
Comfortable with new and uncharted territories
Work with engineers to deliver polished final product
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