About this role

Sentry’s design team helps define and shape the experience of almost 1 million developers. We’re looking for our first UI Systems Designer to develop and maintain the processes that enable our product teams to rapidly and consistently build high-quality experiences.
 
Sentry is open source software and the work you do will be publicly available as a model for others to follow. If you are a systems-thinker who wants to impact tens of thousands of developers, start thinking of your new hire gif now!
 
As our Unbelievably Illustrious User Interface Systems Designer, you will: 
  • Define workflows that enable our design and frontend teams to be more efficient and collaborative
  • Work with our designers to establish a consistent look and feel throughout our products
  • Build and maintain our component library and documentation
  • Ensure our components are polished and behave the way that both our users and teammates expect them to
  • Collaborate with engineers and open source contributors to enable them to do great design work without the design team being a bottleneck in the process

You'll love this job if you:

  • Care deeply about setting up the team and our community up for success — you help others do their best work
  • Design and code, and have a portfolio that shows you’re great at both
  • Understand how each change affects the whole and are well versed in making and defending decisions at a systems level

 

Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in product design, including experience building design systems
  • History of advocating for design methodologies and processes
  • Impeccable taste and knack for attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and collaboration across various levels of the organization
  • Experience with Sketch, Invision, Framer, and other modern design tools
  • Experience with React and are comfortable with the idea of css-in-js using Styled Components

Bonus Qualifications:

  • You’ve managed or been a part of scaling design operations in a startup environment
  • Experience or interest in speaking/evangelism about the work you do
  • Experience working on developer tools and/or contributing to open source projects
 

Benefits

  • Contribute to an open source product used by tens of thousands of developers and companies
  • Be part of an experienced and renowned team that has worked on some of the world's most popular software products and open source tools
  • Competitive salary and meaningful equity
  • 100% medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Commuter subsidy
  • 401k
  • Learning & development benefit
  • Charitable matching program
  • Generous parental leave policy and 529 College Savings Plan
  • Flexible working schedule and vacation policy, and real work/life balance
  • Company events (Hack Weeks, All Hands, quarterly social events) and friends and family events
  • Relocation assistance

 

Sentry values diversity and inclusivity in our company and is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.