Senior Product Designer - Design Systems

Los Angeles, CA
Product – Product Design
Full-time
About NEXT:

Headquartered in “Silicon Beach” El Segundo, CA -- NEXT is a company driven by a commitment to providing world-class service to shippers and truckers alike. We’re on a mission to solve a trillion-dollar puzzle and offer painless freight.

Armed with experienced professionals from Amazon, Google, Facebook, Snap, and Salesforce, NEXT is seeking change agents who are excited to make a meaningful impact on an industry driving the U.S. economy. Forbes included us on its 2019 Next Billion-Dollar Startups list, and we’ve been recognized as one of Built in LA’s Best Small Companies to Work For and 50 Startups to Watch. NEXT is venture-backed by leaders such as Brookfield Ventures, GLP and Sequoia Capital.  

We are passionate entrepreneurs, creative thinkers, and decision-makers who will transform the freight transportation industry with modern technology. We create delightful product experiences that enables freight to move effortlessly, solving complex problems for our shippers and carriers.  We collaborate with some of the best designers, engineers, and business partners to achieve our goals. 

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About The Role:

NEXT is seeking our first Design System Manager to lead the vision, and management of our design system. The DSM will be responsible for working with Product Designers and Product Engineers to create components, patterns interactions and behaviors that define our design system. 

What You’ll Do During Your First 12-18 Months

    • Overhaul our design system
    • Work cross functionally with Design and Engineering to produce a world class product
    • Maintain our Sketch design system
    • Spec components for our Product Engineering and Application Development teams
    • Work with designers to improve process and increase velocity

What You’ll Have

    • 5+ years of experience in web and mobile design
    • Incredible UI skills
    • A portfolio showcasing your design work and design systems
    • A user-centered approach to designing software
    • Experience with design tools, like Sketch, Invision, and Abstract

    • Nice To Have:

    • Experience at a fast growing startup
    • Experience with marketplaces 
    • Experience working with react component libraries Design Ops
    • Animation/Illustration

What You'll Receive

    • Competitive Base Salary + Bonus + Equity
    • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
    • 401k w/ company match
    • Vacation and holidays
    • Fun perks: open office, dog-friendly, unlimited snacks, and monthly catered lunches! 
    • Join a rapidly growing technology company disrupting the trucking industry


NEXT is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by emailing candidateaccommodations@nexttrucking.com.

To all recruitment agencies: NEXT does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, NEXT employees or any other organization location. NEXT is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.