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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly-growing, fast-moving, highly-capable UX team building the most popular job site on the planet. Our designers work in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo and Hyderabad, collaborating with Product Managers and Engineering to deliver simple solutions to the real-world problems that job seekers and employers face hiring and getting hired. Most importantly, our team is expected to deliver results, and be able to demonstrate the impact our changes have on our business.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentive Plan units, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin Base Salary Range: 92,000 - 118,000 USD per year

Your job.

Designing the future of work. 

The Indeed Email Design System team is an interdisciplinary group working to elevate email design across the Indeed product and marketing experience. We’re big-picture thinkers who know how to get things done. We make incremental improvements every day, but also take big, innovative leaps. We lead design and development for Indeed’s core job and candidate search experience. Everything we do comes back to crafting experiences that are human, empathetic, hopeful, and trusted, as the world’s #1 job search site becomes an even more meaningful partner in the worklife of people everywhere. 

The team.

We are a fast-moving, highly-capable email development team standardizing email for the most popular job site on the planet. Our developers work in Austin and San Francisco, collaborating with Product Managers, Marketing Managers, and Engineering to deliver simple solutions to the real-world problems that job seekers and employers face hiring and getting hired. Most importantly, our team is expected to deliver results, and be able to demonstrate the impact our changes have on our business.

We bring our A-game every day, and we have fun doing it. And we’re seeking truly awesome, unbelievably talented teammates to join us. 


Your impact within your first year.

  • Contribute to the next generation of Indeed design systems:

    • You are an expert in email experiences. Including design, voice, and tone.

    • You think in systems; you can see how all the parts fit together, and how a small change can propagate throughout the email ecosystem.

    • You care about the details and the craft on a deep level.

    • You can anticipate how aspects of the system will be used by designers, and design for the best default user experience.

    • Conceptualize, define and design atomic-level components—from structural layouts to micro-interactions—across modern and legacy email platforms.

    • Work with research and cross-functional peers to analyze qualitative and quantitative data to drive a continual cycle of email design system innovation and improvement.

    • An understanding of the product development process, from problem definition through to detailed UI and visual design.

    • An understanding of email implementation technologies. No coding required, but an ability to converse with developers about implementation details is essential.

    • Be a champion for the email design system, getting consensus and buy-in from design, marketing, and engineering.

  • Develop and define global standards:

    • Contribute to building a system of email design concepts, language, and patterns that will allow product designers and engineers to focus on product-level problems, ship high quality work efficiently and consistently.

    • Contribute to the way the email design system is distributed to designers and engineers.

    • Collaborate with Design Technologists & UX Engineers designing the system

    • Document component use guidelines and evangelize the adoption and use of the system throughout the company.

  • Bonus Skills

    • Experience in localizing design for global markets.

    • Understanding of AMP4Email technology and how we can utilize it for a better email experience.

About you.

You’ll have experience with global brands and/or world-class agencies:

  • 3+ years of product design experience with an accompanying portfolio.

  • 1+ years of shipping products and digital experiences.

  • Relentless attention to detail.

  • Natural entrepreneur.

  • Ability to collaborate flawlessly with multiple teams (Design, Product, Engineering, Marketing).

  • Ability to support UX research.

  • Degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Information Design, Graphic Design, or a related design or behavioral science discipline.

About Indeed.

People like it here.
At the core of our culture is a heart for service. We may disagree but we’re always united in doing what’s best for our customers. Another part of our high retention rate may be due to our fairly strict "no jerks" policy.

Design what matters most, how the world works.
Indeed is a conversation about jobs, companies, salaries, skills, locations, benefits, culture, your past jobs and your future. Being a part of our design community, you’ll be shaping the conversation we have with millions of people and considering how we connect in a meaningful way in the lives of Job Seekers and Employers.


  • Life and work balanced — We trust our employees to manage their time in a way that works best for them. We're proud to offer an open vacation policy to full time Indeedians across the globe.

  • Relaxed offices, serious mission — Our work environments feature collaborative team spaces, private areas to focus, and a casual dress code. Which means if you're looking to enjoy open offices or open toed shoes, this is the place.

  • Healthy in body and mind — Going beyond the usual medical, dental and vision coverage, Indeed offers incentive programs, wellness days and fitness classes to keep you moving forward.

  • Deliciously yummy food — Catered meals, endless snacks, and a bevy of drink options help make sure you have hydration and fuel for your creative fire.

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