Design Program Manager
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

5,001-10,000 employees

Financial infrastructure platform for business payments
Company Overview
Stripe stands out as a leading financial infrastructure platform, providing robust payment solutions that empower businesses of all sizes, from startups to large enterprises, to grow and adapt swiftly. The company's culture encourages technical innovation, offering low-to-no-code solutions and API-based integrations that are easy to implement yet scalable, making it a competitive choice in the industry. With a mission to increase the internet's GDP, Stripe's influence extends globally, with headquarters in both San Francisco and Dublin.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage


Total Funding





South San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
UI/UX Design
  • Has 3+ years of experience in design thinking, product design, user experience, program management, or design strategy and experience partnering with design teams
  • Worked as a Producer or Program Manager of a Design, UX/Product Design or Research team
  • Have developed or improved processes or systems and worked with internal stakeholders such as product, marketing, legal, finance, and IT
  • Lead and build out programs primarily for the Design organization, primarily across Product Design. Develop and implement processes and resources to support how we deliver high-quality user experiences and collaborate with product teams
  • Continuously seek to improve our operational model and processes (e.g. automating tasks, improving workflows, developing repeatable methodologies) and measure impact along the way
  • Evaluate and implement new tools with product designers and cross-functional partners to enable collaborate across Stripe
  • Partner with Design Leadership and collaborate with the Design Ops team to balance competing priorities and maximize team resources to quickly execute on top priorities. Play a leading role in monthly and quarterly reporting and planning
  • Identify and predict potential obstacles and risks to key programs; seek to implement solutions and problem solve effectively and implement decision making frameworks to drive swift resolutions
  • Define and keep up-to-date documentation of how Design works and how to work with each of the Design disciplines that make up our team
  • Source and evaluate design vendors when needed. Interface with legal, security, and procurement teams to onboard and pay vendors, including facilitating statements of work and negotiating business terms and budget
Desired Qualifications
  • Love the words “systems” and “process” because to you they mean “making everything better at scale”
  • Thrive in and encourage collaborative work environments while not hesitating to own, define, and deliver on complex and ambiguous tasks, projects, and programs
  • See opportunities where other people see chaos
  • Have a track record of building and executing programs from scratch and measuring their impact
  • Relentlessly focus on users and solving for their needs and wants
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills and use them to effectively roll out large scale programs
  • Enjoy working closely with designers, and have familiarity with product development and research methods in the digital space