Senior Product Designer

May 8, 2024

Job Description

At GitLab, we’re transforming the landscape of software development and management. Our Import and Integrate team handles the tools used by our customers to transition smoothly to GitLab from other platforms, along with managing our 3rd party integrations, REST APIs, GraphQL foundational code, and Webhooks.

There’s a significant opportunity here to leave your mark on this feature – currently, there isn’t a Designer dedicated to the team, and we’re eager to welcome one aboard! You’ll be immersed in tasks ranging from visual design to data flows and information architecture. Expect to delve into research and collaborate extensively with cross-functional teams, as the impact of your work extends across our entire product.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Crafting user-friendly and scalable solutions facilitating seamless migrations to GitLab from other platforms.
  • Enhancing visibility into migrations by improving the discoverability and searchability of import results, providing clear steps for import failures, and clarifying when a project has been successfully migrated.
  • Prioritizing usability at scale, ensuring our tools and workflows are accessible and efficient for all users.

In addition to these core responsibilities, GitLab Senior Product Designers are expected to possess:

  • Proficiency in Information Architecture.
  • Demonstrated experience in designing for large datasets, making complex information easy to comprehend.
  • Strong background in designing for technical products, particularly within the DevOps domain.
  • Experience in designing enterprise-focused products.
  • Leadership skills, including the ability to define and drive a UX vision across cross-functional teams, effecting change beyond your immediate team.
  • Proficiency in conducting research using various methods, and adept decision-making skills in determining when research is necessary.

About the team:

Product Design plays a crucial role in GitLab’s operations by specializing in our stage group, gaining comprehensive knowledge of our entire product, and aligning with user and business objectives. We collaborate closely with our counterparts in Product Management and Development, embedding ourselves within the teams to serve as visual stewards for specific product areas and drive solutions that address customer needs effectively.

How GitLab will support you:

  • Comprehensive benefits to foster your health, financial stability, and well-being.
  • A fully remote, asynchronous work environment.
  • Flexible Paid Time Off.
  • Team Member Resource Groups.
  • Equity Compensation & Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
  • Budget for growth and development.
  • Parental leave.
  • Home office support.

We encourage candidates with varying levels of experience to apply, as meeting every requirement is not necessary for success in the role. Research shows that individuals from underrepresented groups may hesitate to apply unless they meet all qualifications. If you’re passionate about this opportunity, please submit your application, and let our recruiters evaluate your candidacy.