Vice President
Product Design
Updated on 2/21/2024
C3.ai

1,001-5,000 employees

Leading enterprise AI software provider
Company Overview
C3.ai is building tools to make AI cost-effective. The company focuses on building applications for reliability, fraud detection, sensor network health, supply network optimization, energy management, anti-money laundering, and customer engagement.
Data & Analytics
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
AI & Machine Learning
Financial Services
Aerospace

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$228.5M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

Redwood City, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

41%
Locations
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
React.js
Communications
Data Science
Figma
Graphic Design
Product Design
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience working with a complex system in the big data, AI, or data analytics field
  • MS or Bachelor Degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, or equivalent areas
  • Strong user-centered design process
  • Significant experience in analytics, AI/ML and related data science is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Full-time in-office work at C3 AI headquarters in Redwood City, CA will be required
  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without the need for current or future company sponsorship
Responsibilities
  • Drive end-to-end product design in support of C3 AI’s strategic vision and drive the process to streamline product and tooling development
  • Actively manage and coach a team of product designers to deliver high-impact projects and products
  • Guide UI component development (familiarity with React.js libraries), and oversee technical integration from design tools like Figma for seamless collaboration between design and development teams
  • Collaborate with engineers to implement assets and ensure robust documentation is accessible to C3 AI employees, partners, and customers
  • Establish and maintain best practices for design systems and component libraries, ensuring cohesive and efficient UI design across platforms
  • Streamline the process of product and customer feedback to the core UI/UX engineering team and prioritize design language improvements
  • Own the evolution and ongoing improvement of our product design framework
  • Facilitate product design presentations for a broad audience, anticipate and address feedback, develop opinions, and gain alignment on product design efforts
  • Engage with C3 AI executives and update design framework and processes to meet emerging customer and internal needs
  • Evangelize design thinking throughout the organization and through external channels (thought leadership, blogs, demonstrations, webinars, etc)
Desired Qualifications
  • Prior management of product design teams
  • Significant experience in analytics, AI/ML and related data science
  • Strong work ethic and the utmost attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving skills and bias for action
  • Time-management and prioritization – comfortable simultaneously working across many projects, both collaboratively across diverse teams and self-starting initiatives
  • Value self-learning – habitually further your understanding of relevant areas of interest, such as AI, and design principles