Design at Snowflake

The Snowflake data warehouse—beloved for its ease-of-use, power, and security—enables organizations of all kinds to work with data. Now, Snowflake is evolving into its next chapter as a cloud data platform from the same principles.

The Design team at Snowflake is crafting experiences that empower our customers to set up, transform, scale, discover, and analyze data regardless of industry or scale.

Designers at Snowflake will shepherd new initiatives from vision to reality by owning design throughout the entire product development lifecycle. We're looking for experienced designers that sweat the details to join the growing team and ship category-defining products.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the user experience of a major Snowflake product area.
  • Work relentlessly to understand our customers.
  • Design solutions that meet our customer and business needs.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with engineering and product to craft thorough experiences that are a joy to use.
  • Own the design process for your product area. Work in the right medium for the stage of the development process you're in, whether that be documents, mockups, prototypes, or presentations.
  • Elevate the role of design within the company.
  • Lift the design team up by participating in critique and improving our processes, tools, and design system as you work.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience designing products at a product-driven technology company
  • You have shipped significant features and can articulate their impact
  • Strong communication skills that make your process and proposals understandable and actionable to a diverse set of cross-functional audiences
  • Ability to design polished mockups in Figma
  • Ability to prototype designs in Figma, code, or other formats
  • A strong working knowledge of the web capabilities like HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • A comprehensive understanding of modern interface design patterns
  • Ability to work pragmatically to meet deadlines while leaving room for future iteration
  • A growth mindset and willingness to create order out the disorder that is inherent in a fast-growing high-impact organization
  • Experience working with qualitative and quantitative data to inform your design decisions
  • A true passion for creating great user experiences
About Snowflake
 
Founded by industry experts and backed by strategic investors, our disruptive built-for-the-cloud architecture was designed to push the limitations of conventional data warehousing.

Our teams breed ambition, challenge ordinary thinking, push the pace of innovation, in-service of the exploding demand for accessible data.

Snowflake is growing fast and we’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We’re passionate about our people, our customers, our values and our culture! We’re also looking for people with a growth mindset and the pragmatic insight to solve for today while building for the future. And as a Snowflake employee, you will be accountable for supporting and enabling diversity and belonging.
 
Snowflake started with a clear vision: make modern data warehousing effective, affordable, and accessible to all data users. Because traditional on-premises and cloud solutions struggle with this, Snowflake developed an innovative product with a new built-for-the-cloud architecture that combines the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms, and the elasticity of the cloud at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.
 
 
Snowflake is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, race, religion, pregnancy, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.  
 

 

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