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Senior Manager, Product Design

Samsara is hiring a Product Designer


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Job description

Who we are

Samsara (NYSE: IOT) is the pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud, which helps to digitize the world of physical operations, providing visibility and empowering entire sectors of our economy to become more safe, efficient, and sustainable. Founded in San Francisco in 2015, we now employ more than 2,000 people globally, have 2.3 million IoT devices deployed globally, and collect more than 85 billion minutes of video footage and 4.6 trillion data points annually.

Working at Samsara means you’ll help define the future of physical operations and be on a team that’s shaping an exciting array of product solutions, including video-based safety, vehicle telematics, apps and driver workflows, equipment monitoring, and site visibility. As part of a newly public company, you’ll have the autonomy and support to make an impact as we build for the long term. 

Recent awards we’ve won include: 

Best Place to Work by Built In 2022

Deloitte Fast 500 Companies

IoT Analytics Company of the Year in 2022’s IoT Breakthrough Winners

Every year, we partner with our customers to deliver outcomes like conserving millions of gallons of fuel, saving millions of dollars, and creating positive environmental change. As more customers connect to our platform, our data grows, our AI models get smarter, and our opportunities expand.

About the role

As a Product Design Manager at Samsara, you will lead a team that designs interfaces, workflows, and services that our customers use every day to run their operations. We’re looking for someone who is excited to shape the experience of our platform across industries such as transportation, logistics, construction, food and beverage, government and more.

In this role, you will:

  • Lead and grow a team of designers
  • Own overall end-to-end user experience across your portfolio — guiding your team to find connections between workstreams and leveraging our design system
  • Coach and mentor designers to drive strong performance and support career growth
  • Talk to customers and engage in research to deeply understand their mental models, needs, workflows and business operations
  • Define and drive the product design strategy for your product area
  • Drive high-quality product design work in alignment with our company mission and goals
  • Create and refine tools, systems and processes that improve team health and product quality
  • Collaborate effectively with product and engineering on strategy, planning and execution
  • Champion, role model, and embed Samsara’s cultural principles (Focus on Customer Success, Build for the Long Term, Adopt a Growth Mindset, Be Inclusive, Win as a Team) as we scale globally and across new offices
  • Hire, develop and lead an inclusive, engaged, and high performing team

Minimum requirements for the role:

  • 5+ years experience in UX and/or related field; 3+ years management experience; 1+ years of work experience working with senior stakeholders
  • Experience in mentoring and growing teams of 4+ people, building an effective and healthy environment for the team
  • Experience designing for a broad set of form factors and environments including web, desktop and mobile

An ideal candidate also has:

  • A high caliber portfolio showcasing how you have led teams to ship elegant solutions to complex customer / user needs
  • An eye for effective interaction and visual design coupled with the ability to give meaningful feedback that improves the user experience
  • Experience hiring, growing, and retaining great talent
  • A proven ability to iteratively improve the employee experience
  • Stellar collaboration skills that result in step-changes to the product experience
  • A drive to continuously improve yourself, the team, and product experiences

At Samsara, we welcome everyone regardless of their background, race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, etc. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.

Accommodations

Samsara is an inclusive work environment, and we are committed to ensuring equal opportunity in employment for qualified persons with disabilities. Please email [email protected] or click here if you require any reasonable accommodations throughout the recruiting process.

US Only: Please note that Samsara’s COVID-19 vaccination policy requires all team members who will be meeting in person for business or working from one of our offices to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or submit regular testing. People who cannot be vaccinated for qualifying medical conditions, sincerely held religious beliefs, and other legally protected categories, may request an accommodation.

Benefits

Our target total compensation market position is in the top 25% of all software and hardware companies. Our full time employees receive an above market-rate salary, an outstanding equity offering, employee-led remote and flexible working, health benefits, personal development, Samsara for Good charity fund, and much, much more. Take a look at our Benefits site to learn more.  

Flexible Working 

At Samsara, we have adopted a flexible way of working, enabling teams and individuals to do their best work, regardless of where they’re based. We value in-person collaboration and know a change of scenery and quiet space to work is welcomed from time to time, but also appreciate that the world of work has changed. Our offices remain open for those who prefer to collaborate or work in-office, but we also encourage fully remote applicants. As most roles are not required to be in the office, we are able to hire remotely where Samsara has an established presence. If a role is required to be in a certain location and candidates do not have work authorization for that location, Samsara will conduct an immigration assessment. If the role is not required to be in a specific location, Samsara will move forward with the remote location that works best for the business. All offers of employment are contingent upon an individual’s ability to secure and maintain the legal right to work at the company. 

 

Please note: Samsara does not accept agency resumes and is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Please do not forward resumes to Samsara employees.

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Pioneering the Connected Operations Cloud to increase the efficiency, safety & sustainability of the operations that power the global economy.
Samsara has been started in 2015 and employ about 1K-5K people.
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