We’re looking for a Director of Design to build a world-class product design team based here in the LightStep office in San Francisco. We’re looking for a strong commitment to accelerating the careers of talented senior designers as well as mentoring new designers to be their best. You’ll work closely with Product and Engineering to help our team develop processes to rapidly innovate and validate work that solves for the very real daily challenges faced by companies, teams, and individuals in the modern software development. You’ll get a chance to rally a team of designers not only on the rewards of improving the user experience for our existing customers but also of exploring brand new problems spaces uncovered by LightStep’s. If you’re excited for the chance to build an inclusive, motivated, and fun team that multiplies the value of everyone’s work at LightStep, we should chat!
You’d be a great addition if…
You’ve built a strong team before through excellent recruiting, management, and mentorship
You understand the design priorities of B2B, enterprise software
You’re eager to be part of the design community at large through speaking, writing, and reaching out about your work and the work of your team
You’re flexible and enjoy adapting your working style to the changing needs of a fast-growing team
You care deeply amplifying the value of your teams’ work across the company
Bonus points if…
You’ve worked on developer products before and can identify with the challenges of users building high-quality software at scale
You have a strong ability to lead by influence and pull cross-functional teams together
You enjoy all the exciting balance of risk-taking and ensuring brand quality inherent to a startup
LightStep is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.