Senior Product Designer

Job description

Who We Are

AuditBoard is the leading cloud-based platform transforming how enterprises manage risk. We built our suite of audit, risk, and compliance solutions with user experience at the forefront, and maintain an unwavering focus on creating streamlined, easy-to-use products to address the critical business needs of our customers.

That customer-centric approach has helped us become the third fastest growing technology company in North America, according to Deloitte. More than 20% of the Fortune 500 and companies like Walmart, Intel, Amgen, Hawaiian Airlines, Electronic Arts, Lowes, Lennar Homes, and Cornerstone OnDemand use AuditBoard today.

Who We Are Looking For

We are looking for a talented senior product designer who is excited by the challenge of transforming the work of audit, risk, and compliance teams everywhere. This position demands a high level of output in a fast-paced environment, but also offers opportunity for growth in a fast scaling business. In this role, you will bridge real-world business challenges with intuitive user experience. You will also have the opportunity to help shape AuditBoard’s design processes and contribute to our design system as we scale. We are looking for someone who will serve as a mentor to other designers and inspire a culture of innovation, growth, and development. Our ideal candidate is someone who loves to collaborate with others, but can also independently take an idea from concept to production.

  • Be a self-starter. Discover high-value opportunities and prioritize ruthlessly to maximize user and business impact.  Lead multiple strategic projects end-to-end, including managing ambiguity and complexity. Support other team members to ensure success.
  • Collaborate to drive value. Drive collaboration across teams to maximize overall product outcomes. Leverage collaboration with product managers, engineers, customers, subject-matter experts and fellow designers to balance business needs, user needs, and engineering feasibility in design solutions.
  • Design for the user. Influences and drives key product decisions by independently designing experiments and performing research studies, including direct user research. Designs user experience that captures holistic context (brand, support, onboarding, sales etc.) and every touch point in the user’s experience. Raises our design bar by creating innovative experiences that are not just visually appealing but intuitive and user-centric.
  • Measure success. Takes responsibility for the quality and success of their designs, the end-product, the end-users, and the business goals. Consistently measures success of work, tying it back to business-relevant outcomes. Product design is ultimately measured by creating value for our customers.
  • Make an impact. Responsible for shaping AuditBoard's design lifecycle, including research/discovery, ideation, design, validation, iteration, and development. Influences strategy and contributes to user experience vision and user interface standards for the entire product suite, including design system strategy; helps evolve product toward unified design vision that drives significant business value.
  • Lead and mentor. Provides design leadership to the product, engineering, and design organization. Inspires and coaches other team members by providing constructive feedback proactively, while also learning from those who have different experiences than yourself. Be willing to give and solicit feedback to make yourself and your designs better.

Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, etc), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5+ years of experience designing web applications or similar products.
  • Demonstrable product design skills with a portfolio that showcases a breadth of styles and approaches (portfolio required).
  • Proficiency in Figma, Sketch, and/or InVision. Knowledge of other product design and wireframing tools is a plus.
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to human-computer interaction.
  • Excellent leadership, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Have experience designing enterprise or data-intensive applications.
  • Bonus if you have experience using HTML, CSS, and Javascript for rapid prototyping, and have working knowledge of Responsive Design.

Why You’ll Love Life at AuditBoard

  • You’ll be launching a career at a well-funded, hyper-growth SaaS tech company
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited snacks and beverages
  • Free gym membership
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage for full-time employees
  • 3 weeks of Paid Time Off and 10 holidays per year
  • 401k to save for your future