Senior Product Designer - User Management at Clever | Powderkeg

Founded by educators and technologists passionate about improving education, Clever is on a mission to unlock new ways to learn for all students. Already used by more than 75% of U.S. K-12 schools, Clever brings all applications into one secure portal and provides single sign-on for everyone. With the leading network of digital learning providers, Clever makes school more engaging, personalized, and fun.

Clever is seeking a creative, collaborative, and experienced Senior Product Designer to help us create fantastic experiences that help students, teachers, school administrators and parents.

That’s where you come in: You’re focused on deeply understanding users and crafting easy-to-use experiences. You’re excited to apply your skills to solving complex, technical design problems that improve and expand Clever’s identity management products. You’re a visionary designer who is motivated to delve deep into identity and security systems and problems.

You excel at defining the problem space, gathering insights from users, iterating quickly, crafting beautiful interfaces and working with engineers to see your ideas implemented.

A DAY IN THE LIFE:

  • Research the needs of Clever’s school IT leadership and administrative staff to discover opportunities for improving existing products and creating new experiences they truly love.
  • Understand the business strategy and articulate how proposed designs support business needs.
  • Collaborate with our product, engineering, and customer-facing teams to create solutions.
  • Design flows, prototypes, sketches, and high-fidelity visuals for your features and products.
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure a high-quality implementation.
  • Solicit feedback from your peers, including other designers and stakeholders on your product.
  • Champion a high bar for design excellence across Clever’s products and services.
  • Mentor other designers and contribute to product & design process improvements.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • You have 5+ years of professional experience as an in-house product designer.
  • Experience designing for highly technical domains, for example: security, developer tools, or financial products.
  • Your portfolio showcases high quality work in user research, ideation, interaction design and visual design.
  • You’re a flexible designer who spans the end-to-end design process — from outlining workflows on Figjam, sketching wireframes on paper, to putting together high fidelity, interactive prototypes.
  • Your design is driven by a deeply developed awareness of your users and their context, asking “why?” as often as “what?”
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and can present designs to and gather feedback from internal teams, executives, and external partners.
  • You’re an empathetic mentor to other designers who guides through active listening.
  • Commitment to equity and belonging: Clever believes that the classrooms we serve and our company’s halls should be spaces that are diverse, equitable and inclusive. We seek opportunities and celebrate actions that further allow us to build diverse teams, include every voice, and create a safe space for everyone to bring their authentic selves into the workplace.

CLEVER BENEFITS AND PERKS:

  • A competitive salary
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Top-notch healthcare, vision, and dental coverage for you and your family
  • Best-in-class mental healthcare service that supports employees' mental and emotional wellness
  • A generous personal development yearly budget which can be used for courses, conferences, trainings, books, and more
  • LinkedIn Learning subscription with unlimited access to thousands of expert-led online courses
  • Annual company and team events to connect with fun, bright coworkers

SALARY TRANSPARENCY:

The range of our base salary cash compensation for this role for candidates living in the United States, besides NYC and San Francisco, CA, is between $137,700 - $161,400 For candidates living in NYC and San Francisco, CA is between $151,500 - $177,600. All final offers are determined using multiple factors including experience and level of expertise.

Clever does not conduct interviews via text or Telegram. We will never ask for your financial information or reimbursement of equipment of any kind. If you receive any communications regarding employment with Clever that you think might be a scam, please email security@clever.com.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Product Designer - User Management
  • Company
    Clever
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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