At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal: to help build a better Internet. Today, Cloudflare runs one of the worlds largest distributed networks that powers more than 10 trillion requests per month, which is nearly 10 percent of all Internet requests worldwide. Cloudflare protects & accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code.
Our customers range from Fortune 500 companies & nonprofits to small businesses & budding entrepreneurs. We are working to create a faster, more secure, & more reliable experience for anyone online & given the scale at which we operate, our mission is big. Our team is hard at work shaping the future of the Internet by solving some of its toughest challenges.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for curious & empathetic individuals who are committed to developing themselves & learning new skills, & we are ready to help you do that. We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse & inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of their potential & support them throughout their time at Cloudflare. Come join us!
About the Department
Were a group of people who love to learn, collaborate, & solve large-scale problems. 2018 is a big year for us, & were looking for an inquisitive, curious, & talented Product Designer to join our team.
As a Cloudflare Product Designer, you will work closely with other designers, engineers, product managers, & other cross-functional stakeholders.
If youre a systems-thinking Product Designer whos excited to work on big, meaningful, & complex problems with real-world impact, come help us make the Internet better! Wed love to hear from you. We require a portfolio link to be submitted with your application so our team can review your work & get a feel for your design process. Thank you for taking the time to submit it.
What you'll do
- Understand & distill complex, broad concepts into beautiful & functional mockups & prototypes.
- Develop & present high-level research, journey-maps, task-flows, & wireframes to effectively communicate ideas.
- Partner with PMs, engineers, researchers, & other stakeholders to craft useful, delightful product experiences.
- Apply your skills throughout the product life-cycle including research, sketches, wireframes, interaction, & visual design through prototyping & usability testing.
- Influence & contribute to internal process & design culture.
- Share what you learn internally & with the broader public designer & developer communities.
Examples of desirable skills, knowledge & experience
- Demonstrated talent & passion for designing end-to-end user experiences.
- Deep empathy with, & understanding of, users needs.
- BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience in UX, Product and/or Service Design.
- Portfolio required for review.
What Makes Us Special
Were not just a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company. Were a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company with a soul. Fundamental to our mission to help build a better Internet is protecting the free & open Internet.
Project Galileo: We equip politically & artistically important organizations & journalists with powerful tools to defend themselves against attacks that would otherwise censor their work, technology already used by Cloudflares enterprise customers--at no cost.
Project Athenian: We created Athenian Project to ensure that state & local governments have the highest level of protection & reliability for free, so that their constituents have access to election information & voter registration.
Path Forward Partnership: Since 2016, we have partnered with Path Forward, a nonprofit organization, to create 16-week positions for mid-career professionals who want to get back to the workplace after taking time off to care for a child, parent, or loved one.
Sound like something youd like to be a part of? Wed love to hear from you!
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