Ref#: EV27

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.

Your job.

Designing the future of work.

The User Experience organization is an interdisciplinary team of interaction, visual and brand designers, technologists, writers and researchers. Together, we’re defining the future of the Indeed product experience. We’re big-picture thinkers who know how to work in the trenches. We lead design for the core search experience, native apps and job seeker journey, helping Indeed craft experiences that are human, empathetic, hopeful and trusted. This is the most exciting time to be a designer at Indeed and we’re seeking truly awesome, unbelievably talented makers to join us.

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.


Our studio: Designing the future of work.

The Design Platform Studio is an interdisciplinary team working to elevate design across the Indeed product experience. Our team includes interaction, visual, and brand designers, design technologists, content writers, and UX researchers, working across the globe. 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 for Indeed’s core job search experience. We’re shipping the company’s first design system. We’re piloting new native experiences. 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.


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 strategic impact within your first year.

 

  • Mentor and inspire a growing team of product designers:

    • Mentorship for a growing team of brilliant product designers, copywriters and content strategists, and brand systems designers

    • Mentor and inspire a network of embedded design system product designers globally.

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

  • Lead the next generation of Indeed design systems:

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

    • 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

    • You are comfortable articulating and recommending trade offs between flexible, general design and specific, pointed design systems

    • Conceptualize, define and design atomic-designed components—from structural layouts to micro-interactions—across web, iOS and Android platforms

    • Work with research and cross-functional peers to analyze qualitative and quantitative data to drive a continual cycle of 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 web implementation technologies. No coding required, but an ability to converse with developers about implementation details is essential

  • Develop and define global standards:

    • Lead and contribute to building a system of 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

    • Create the process by which the system is updated given new constraints and problems

    • Lead and contribute to the way the system is distributed to designers and engineers

    • Manage and 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

    • Accessibility and localization experience



About you.

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

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

  • 2+ 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.

  • Bachelor Degree Required, a degree in design, psychology, business, human-computer interaction (HCI), related field or equivalent experience.



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.

Perks

  • 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.


Indeed provides a variety of benefits that help us focus on our mission of helping people get jobs.

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