Product Designer, Mobile Photos - Location Flexible

Dropbox

San Francisco, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 12/23/2020
  • Website: dropbox.com
  • Company Address: , San Francisco, CA, 94107

About Dropbox

Dropbox is the world’s first smart workspace that helps people and teams focus on the work that matters. With more than 600 million registered users across 180 countries, we’re on a mission to design a more enlightened way of working. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and has 12 offices around the world.

Job Description

Dropbox is now a Virtual First company, which means work outside of an office will be the primary experience for all employees. Being Virtual First also means the location of our employees is targeted but flexible. If “Location Flexible” is listed in the job title of a role, the role can be located in any of the states where Dropbox is authorized to do business.** Some roles (including those which do not have “Location Flexible” in the job title), however, may have to be co-located with their teams in certain locations. Please work with your recruiter and your hiring manager to understand any location constraints of a particular role and to communicate your location preferences. **Dropbox is authorized to do business in many, but not all, states. If you are not located in or able to work from a state where Dropbox is registered, you will not be eligible for employment. Please speak with your recruiter to learn more about where Dropbox is registered.

Dropbox is one place to keep life organized and keep work moving. With more than 600 million registered users across 180 countries, we’re on a mission to design a more enlightened way of working. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and has offices around the world. For more information on our mission and products, visit dropbox.com.

Team Description

Our Design team crafts delightful experiences that make people's lives easier. We're a close-knit, collaborative group, guided by a highly iterative user-centered design process. Combining research, data, and thoughtful critique, we're discovering needs and solving fundamental problems that impact work and life for millions of people around the world.

Role Description

The mobile team is a steward of the customer experience and foundational quality of all Dropbox mobile apps. We own the experiences of the main Dropbox mobile app in addition to collaborating with partner teams around the company as the design for mobile.
 
This role will be focused on crafting excellent experiences for our users and their photos, helping customers backup, secure, share and find deeper value in their most precious memories and files. You will be tasked with helping to set direction for the company in terms of how invest in Photos in the long term. Additionally, you’ll be a part of defining processes and teaching best practices for mobile, supporting design sprints with a mobile focus, and maintaining a high craft bar within our mobile products!

Responsibilities

  • Driving discovery and planning with your PM partner on immediate roadmaps and longer term strategies related to Photos.
  • Running sprints or related exercises to work quickly through synthesizing insights and solution iterations with regular contact with customers throughout.
  • Executing detailed and thorough designs accounting for edge cases and technical constraints.
  • Socializing and collaborating with your immediate team in addition to more broadly across Dropbox.
  • Mentoring members of our team in methods, craft, communication, and socialization.

Requirements

  • 7+ years of UX-related work experience
  • Prior experience designing for Mobile surfaces across iOS/Android. Including knowledge of Apple HIG and Google Material Design.
  • Excellent interaction design and visual craft skills including some experience with prototyping mobile experiences.
  • Demonstrated skills for collaborating closely with other designers, researchers, product managers and engineers.
  • Demonstrated experience leading projects from discovery through shipping/iteration.
  • Steadfast empathy for our users, their lives, and what they hope to gain from using Dropbox.
  • Clear, compelling presentation and communication style
  • Comfortable with travel, potentially quarterly post-COVID.

Benefits and Perks

  • Generous company contribution toward individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
  • 401k + company match
  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Generous vacation policy
  • 10 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off 
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)
Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

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