Senior Product Designer

Oakland, CA
Product – Product /
Full-Time /
Teleport is the market leader in Identity-Native Infrastructure Access Management. Every company must protect its critical computing infrastructure from hackers and other bad actors. The problem is that most rely on outdated access solutions that use passwords and other shared secrets which are #1 source of data breach. Teleport replaces these outdated access solutions with more secure identity, making the happy path for engineers the secure path. By replacing insecure shared secrets like passwords, keys and tokens with true identity based on biometrics and security modules, Teleport delivers phishing-proof zero trust for every engineer and service connected to a company's global infrastructure.
Teleport is used by leading companies including Elastic, Snowflake, Doordash and NASDAQ and recently raised $110M at a $1.1B valuation in a funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners with participation from Insight Partners, Kleiner Perkins and S28 Capital. We are headquartered in Oakland, California, but embrace a remote-first work culture for many roles.
We're also proud of our numerous awards recognizing business and culture leadership including "Inc. 5000 America's Fastest Growing Private Company",  "2022 Certified Great Place to Work" and Comparably's 2022 "Best Company Culture; Best CEOs for Diversity; Best Perks & Benefits and Best Compensation" award.

In this position you will:

    • Communicate design ideas through storyboards, diagrams, wireframes, high-fidelity designs, and interactive prototypes.
    • Collaborate with engineers to identify requirements and limitations and throughout planning, design, and implementation phases.
    • Solve data scalability challenges with elegant user interfaces.
    • Test and validate new features and designs with user research.
    • Collaborate with fellow designers on a shared company-wide design system.
    • Advocate for design best practices and contribute to the design culture at Teleport.
    • Contribute to the overall design and decision-making process for product and design strategy.
    • Help build the brand for the product and company.

Here is why we love this job ourselves, and hope you will enjoy it too:

    • We have an awesome and collaborative team that loves helping each other and brainstorming new ideas.
    • Our work is highly visible and directly impacts our users, product, revenue and brand.
    • We work deliberately and thoughtfully, but with quick iteration cycles.
    • Your designs will make an immediate impact on the product.
    • We work with every team in the company and maintain the visual language at Teleport.
    • Engineers at Teleport genuinely care about how the product works, and they are exceptional partners in the product development process.

Here are some examples of projects that you'll work on:

    • Create designs for upcoming products and features.
    • Identify pain points in the product and create designs to improve/fix them.
    • Test and validate new features, identifying ways to improve them.
    • Add new components and documentation to the product design system.
    • Lead collaborative workshops to facilitate problem solving and creative thinking.

What you'll bring:

    • Strong design background and online portfolio.
    • Understanding of information architecture, user experience, and interaction design best practices.
    • Experience with user research, especially moderated usability testing.
    • Mastery of responsive design: ability to support a range viewport sizes from widescreen monitors to mobile devices.
    • A positive attitude and collaboration skills.
    • Clear and direct communication, and skill at bringing clarity in ambiguous situations.
    • Skill at leading design reviews and collaborative workshops.
    • Experience engaging with and designing for technically complex workflows, and an ability to work closely with engineers to identify technical requirements and limitations.
    • Experience creating interfaces that organize and scale with large amounts of data.
    • Fluency in Figma and design and prototyping tools.
$150,000 - $177,000 a year
The base salary range for new hires in this role is $150,000 for a level 3 and $177,000 for a level 4 . Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on this job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process. 
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