Principal UX Designer, Applications

Product Management and UX San Francisco, California San Jose, California


Are you enthusiastic about both user interfaces and data? Do you think design has the power to make the world better? Do you enjoy the challenge of helping users quickly turn big data into valuable insights? If so, Splunk would love to hear from you!


In this role, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team of interaction and visual designers committed to developing the next generation cross-platform products. You will be working in a fast-paced environment alongside design, product, and engineering teams to design our next generation observability portfolio.


What you’ll do:

  • Partner with the product management and engineering teams to create a vision for our observability product suite
  • Design new features, and re-design existing features, for Splunk’s core products
  • Provide design support throughout product development, from initial concepting to product/feature release and beyond
  • Drive design in accordance with principles of user-centered design
  • Craft user workflow diagrams, storyboards, prototypes, and wireframes
  • Partner with UX researchers and product managers, to solicit user input, and use it to shape product development efforts
  • Partner effectively with product management, engineering, and product marketing


What you’ll bring:

  • 10+ years of experience in UX Design
  • Expertise in enabling highly technical users quickly and intuitively to analyze, and get insights from, data produced by a wide variety of services and devices, in a wide variety of formats
  • Expertise in data visualization
  • Deep understanding of enterprise dashboard systems, and experience leveraging, and contributing to, enterprise design
  • Expertise in using industry-standard design and prototyping tools (Sketch, Figma, Adobe CC)
  • Expertise creating prototypes to communicate design concepts to users and project partners
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Not afraid of ambiguity and willing to learn new skills
  • Experience in a fast-paced, iterative development environment, experience with Agile a strong plus​
  • BA or equivalent experience required 

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!