Product Manager - Editor Experience
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Figma is growing our team of passionate people on a mission to
make design accessible to all. Born on the Web, Figma helps entire
product teams brainstorm, create, test, and ship better designs,
together. From great products to long-lasting companies, we believe
that nothing great is made alone-come make with us! The Editor
Experience team delivers the main features that designers use every
single day. - As a Product Manager on the Editor Experience team,
you will work on the heart of our design tool - typography/fonts ,
vector graphics, layout , import/export , as well as the overall UI
for the entire editor. This is a broad scope and it covers a huge
portion of what makes Figma a beloved tool by the design community.
- You will become an expert in how designers work, and bring that
learning back to the team. You will advocate for fixing the tiny
things that matter to designers, such as details of how graphics
work , and you will use that learning to make big bets on where the
design industry might be heading in the future. - - And because
Figma is used by so many of the leading software companies, you
will be in a unique position to advance the state of the art for
how UX design in our entire industry works. - This is a full time
role that can be held from one of our US hubs or remotely in the
United States. - What you'll do at Figma:
- Talk to customers and develop expertise in the various ways
that designers use Figma today.
- Work with your team to explore new, innovative feature ideas
that amaze and delight designers.
- Do all the things you'd expect in a PM, like driving planning
and prioritization, defining and tracking key metrics,
collaborating on marketing, messaging, positioning, and
go-to-market plans Some projects you could work on:
- Coming up with new ways to allow people to explore design ideas
much faster than they do today.
- Improving our vector editing tools to make them more precise
- Exploring concepts for how a next generation Figma UI might
work.. We'd love to hear from you if you:
- Have d eep user empathy and are able to build relationships
with key customers.
- Have a design background, or if you have a love of design in
- Love building complex tools that balance power and flexibility
with ease of use.
and the technical nuances .
- Can balance user research, data analysis, your team's input,
and your instincts in the decision making process .
- Have a n affinity for the fast-paced, changing environment of a
start-up, a sense of humor and get-it-done personality
We will work to ensure individuals with disabilities are provided
reasonable accommodation to participate in the interview process,
to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits
and privileges of employment. Please let your recruiter know if you
require accommodation. About Figma Dylan Field and Evan Wallace
co-founded Figma in 2012 with the vision of building tools for
designers in the browser. Their goal was to create the first design
tool that combined the accessibility of the Web with the
functionality of a native app. Today Figma is a platform with tools
and spaces to support the entire product development process-idea
to design to build-and has simplified collaboration for companies
like Microsoft, Uber, and The New York Times to name a few. At
Figma, we celebrate and support our differences. We know employing
a team rich in diverse backgrounds, experiences, and opinions
allows our employees, products, and community to flourish. Figma is
an equal opportunity workplace-we are dedicated to equal employment
opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex,
national orientation, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital
status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. We also
consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories,
consistent with legal requirements. By applying for this job, the
candidate acknowledges and agrees that any personal data contained
in their application or supporting materials will be processed in
accordance with the applicable candidate section of -Figma's
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