Senior Product Designer
Product, (Product Management), Design, (Product Development), (Art & Design)
San Mateo, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, December 3, 2022
<section><div><b>Who We Are</b></div> <div><br></div> <div>Verkada is the largest cloud-based B2B physical security platform company in the world. Only Verkada offers seven product lines — video security cameras, access control, environmental sensors, alarms, visitor management, mailroom management and intercoms — integrated with a single cloud-based software platform. </div> <div><br></div> <div>Designed with simplicity and scalability in mind, Verkada gives organizations the real-time insight to know what could impact the safety and comfort of people throughout their physical environment, while empowering them to take immediate action to minimize security risks, workplace frustrations and costly inefficiencies. </div> <div><br></div> <div>Founded in 2016 with more than $360M in funding raised to date, Verkada has expanded rapidly with 14 offices across three continents, 1,500+ full-time employees and 15,700+ customers across 70+ countries, including 43 companies in the Fortune 500.</div> <div><br></div> <div><b>Overview</b></div> <div>Everything at Verkada begins with design. Every part of our product experience is carefully crafted to be simple, elegant, and powerful. As a product designer, you will be responsible for delivering best-in-class web-based and mobile tools (user interface designs, interaction models, prototypes, etc.) in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. You’ll work with product managers, designers, and engineers to design our software, from defining a product vision to tweaking pixels before each release.</div></section><section><h3>Responsibilities</h3> <ul> <li>Build and foster a collaborative work environment working with designers, engineers, and product managers in a highly agile development environment.</li> <li>Run inspiring and formal brainstorming sessions with engineers, product, and other designers.</li> <li>Help develop product strategies that deliver on customer needs and the company’s vision</li> <li>Build clear, concise and intuitive UX/UI with everything from low-fidelity wireframes to pixel perfect final designs.</li> <li>Mentor junior designers, providing constructive feedback and elevating their work to the highest standards.</li> <li>Serve as a project lead, co-owning the final product with engineering leads.</li> <li>Manage multiple projects and stakeholder relationships.</li> <li>Manage and maintain a project’s scope and schedule.</li> <li>Initiate and participate in user research as needed on key projects.</li> </ul></section><section><h3>Qualifications </h3> <ul> <li>Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent</li> <li>5+ years of product/UX design experience</li> <li>A drive to solve complex problems with simple and intuitive solutions</li> <li>Strong communication skills and ability to clearly articulate design rationale</li> <li>Ability to think holistically and design cohesive end to end experiences</li> <li>Strong understanding of common UX principles and patterns</li> <li>Proven experience in creative problem solving and partnering with product, engineering, and other designers to do so</li> <li>Responsive or mobile web design experience</li> <li>Ability to iterate and rapidly prototype ideas and concepts</li> <li>Experience using motion design to create microinteractions</li> <li>Proficient in: Figma, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite (PhotoShop, After Effects, and Illustrator)</li> </ul></section><section><div><br></div> <div><br></div> <div><span>Verkada is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to be a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is support for members and allies of our internal communities like Women at Verkada, Pride at Verkada, Multicultural at Verkada, and Parents at Verkada. </span></div> <div><br></div> <div> #LI-SK1 </div></section>
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