Staff Product Designer

Product Management  |  Sunnyvale, California

Position description

Position at LinkedIn

LinkedIn’s vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Our global Product Design team advances this vision through quality, inclusive design. We're passionate about designing an equal, fair, and accessible platform that’s modern, engaging, and responsible.

Our products help professionals all over the world stay connected, informed, and productive. The LinkedIn ecosystem is about more than just job hunting. We help create and support active communities, while making sales, marketing, learning, and recruiting more successful and delightful.

This opportunity would be to join our Glint design team.

Why join the Product Design team at LinkedIn?

  • Designers are strategic partners, from product innovation and planning to launch
  • Work and learn with passionate, talented, and supportive people
  • We work on both consumer and enterprise products and encourage team rotation, so you can stay engaged and keep growing
  • We’re equipped with the best design tools in the business, including Figma, Principle, and Miro
  • A trusting, open environment helps us do our best work…and we have fun together!

We’re looking for a designer who leads by connecting the dots between user insights, design patterns, and business goals. You will partner and collaborate closely with user research, UX writing, product management, engineering, marketing, and data science. Designing for the world's workforce takes a diverse, empowered team — come be a part of ours. 

Learn more about our design community at



  • Effectively communicate conceptual ideas, design rationale and the specifics of user-centered design process
  • Create holistic design solutions that address business, brand, and user requirements
  • Work with web developers and engineers to deliver final products

Application Requirements:

  • To be considered for this position, you must include your portfolio, website or other samples of work.


Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in graphic design, design communication, human-computer interaction, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience participating in the complete product development lifecycle of web or software applications
  • 7+ years of experience in user experience design or industry experience (corporate, software, web or agency)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in delivering large-scale projects independently; Projects are forward-thinking and shape the future of the business; Subject matter expert who owns a business area
  • Demonstrated ability to drive strategy and vision for respective projects and teams
  • Strong ability to deliver design solutions for unstructured problems that have many dependencies
  • Excellent ability in visual communication
  • Experience in solving unstructured problems that have few dependencies; Embraces ambiguity and can transform it into effective, actionable plans
  • Strong ability to contribute ideas that influence product strategy on adjacent teams

Equal Opportunity Statement

LinkedIn is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. LinkedIn considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class. LinkedIn is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer as described in our equal opportunity statement here. Please reference the Equal Employment Opportunity statement here and supplement here for more information.

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  • Documents in alternate formats or read aloud to you
  • Having interviews in an accessible location
  • Being accompanied by a service dog
  • Having a sign language interpreter present for the interview

A request for an accommodation will be responded to within three business days. However, non-disability related requests, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

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