Senior Product Designer, Design Systems at Turo
San Francisco, CA, US

About Our Team

We're a supportive, down-to-earth team of designers who collaborate with cross-functional peers to discover, validate, and iterate on well-crafted user experiences. We're fully committed to the belief that design fuels outstanding experiences—at Turo there's no need to sell the value of design, we're already devotees.

Your Role And Impact

This is a unique opportunity to help craft Turo’s first product design system. Your passion for design details and ability to think in systems will help increase the usability, aesthetics and brand expression within our products, equip feature teams to move fast, and help our users get more from our products. You’re a self-starter who is inspired by the knowledge that your contributions are helping your product design peers to do their best work.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize, define, design, and maintain atomic-designed components—from structural layouts to micro-interactions—across the web, iOS, and Android platforms
  • Build clean, organized, and well-documented components that promote reuse and allow engineers to build accurately
  • Craft, maintain and update usage guidelines
  • Contribute to and maintain a visual system, incorporating a systematic approach to typography, color, and other style guide elements
  • Apply user-centered design mindset and best practices to systems thinking
  • Work with team lead to inform processes and introduce new tooling
  • Keep the design system fresh and relevant while pushing for elegant solutions that allow the product design team to work more efficiently
  • Work with research and cross-functional peers to analyze qualitative and quantitative data to drive a continual cycle of design system innovation and improvements
  • Coordinate and own sections of the design system launch plans and backlog
  • Expert familiarity with component-based design tools such as Sketch, Figma, FramerX, etc.
  • Rapid prototyping and iteration, applied across designs, patterns, and processes

Experience

  • 5+ years of experience designing products across web, iOS, and Android
  • Experience crafting, implementing, and evolving a design system for digital products
  • Experience coordinating a backlog of projects across cross-functional teams
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; the ability to communicate complex concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
  • 4-year college degree in Design or equivalent practical experience

Skills

  • Product Design
  • User Experience
  • User Interface Design
  • Interaction Design
  • Visual Design
  • Prototyping
  • Design Thinking

Bonus Skills

  • Previous design system experience
  • Accessibility, localization, and motion design experience
  • Familiarity with React front-end technologies

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and meaningful equity
  • Employer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Apple equipment
  • Four weeks paid time off, volunteer time off, generous parental leave
  • Weekly catered lunch
  • Stocked kitchen and beverages
  • Company-sponsored happy hours and team events
  • Turo owner matching and vehicle reimbursement program
  • Monthly travel credit towards booking a Turo vehicle

We're an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!