Product Designer

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Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable, and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun, and most importantly to each other’s success.

Splunk Observability is a new product to the market and is faced with exciting, unique design challenges. Join our growing team of designers and researchers to understand this new market and deliver a full-stack visibility into modern applications. As the Product Designer you will help admins, developers and engineers to simplify their daily tasks, troubleshooting much more efficiently. Provides an intuitive tool to help them when things go wrong, and build efficient, best-in-class products for their customers.

What you’ll do:

  • Work alongside the Observability Product Design , PM and Engineering teams to deliver complete UX workflows to solve top user needs
  • Ensure design deliverables match and use the existing design system and shared engineering components
  • Design thoughtful, user-centered experiences for end-to-end users journeys in Splunk Observability
  • Day-to-day design on your projects with corresponding mid-senior autonomy.
  • Craft user workflow diagrams, prototypes, wireframes, and high-fidelity designs.
  • Distill and communicate technically complex use cases into easily understood concepts and design solutions.
  • Work with cross-functional teams throughout product development (including user research, product management, and engineering)
  • Partner closely with engineering to ensure that design specifications are implemented
  • Partner with user research to deeply understand user needs. Speak with users and clients frequently. Test design concepts with customers and conduct usability studies
  • Partner with product managers, to solicit user input, and use it to craft product development efforts

What you’ll bring:

  • 3+ years of product experience in UX/UI Design
  • Understanding of design systems, and experience leveraging, and contributing to, design systems
  • Excellent visual design skills and a high-level understanding of visual solutions for all screen sizes
  • Master crafting prototypes to communicate complex design concepts to users and project partners
  • Expert in using industry-standard design and prototyping tools (Figma)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, especially in a remote environment
  • Experience collaborating with other designers and departments - you’re comfortable taking and incorporating feedback from other team members
  • A positive track record of handing off buildable designs to engineering teams
  • Not afraid of project or product ambiguity and willing to learn new skills
  • Degree in HCI or related Design program, or proven experience in lieu of degree

Bonus Points If You Have

  • Experience working in SaaS or enterprise software
  • Experience in enabling highly technical users to quickly and intuitively analyze and get insights from data produced by a wide variety of services and devices
  • Experience with any administration tasks in SaaS tools, user, role and responsibilities management, product deployment, get data in, and data management.
  • Experience and/or curiosity about defining, creating and working on a Design System

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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

(Colorado only*) Minimum base salary of $95,000.00. You may also be eligible for incentive pay + equity + benefits.*Note: Disclosure per sb19-085 (8-5-201 et seq).

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!