Senior Design System Manager
Posted on 1/31/2024
Instacart

10,001+ employees

Grocery delivery app
Company Overview
Instacart's mission is to create a world where everyone has access to the food they love and more time to enjoy it together. The company operates a mobile app for the delivery and pick-up of groceries and household items.
Consumer Software
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series H

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

36%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Figma
Animation
Sketch
Product Design
CategoriesNew
UI/UX & Design
Art, Graphics & Animation
Requirements
  • 10+ years of experience in digital product design
  • 3+ years of experience leading design system teams, crafting Figma libraries and rolling out design tokens
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to communicate and present ideas clearly and influence key stakeholders at all levels of the organization
  • Familiarity with front-end programming—web frameworks and native mobile languages
  • Reliable self-starter who can provide strong leadership to multiple projects with minimal oversight
  • Experience in creating accessible experiences and good understanding of WCAG standards
Responsibilities
  • Partner with Product and Engineering leads to drive the strategy and vision for IDS—the Instacart Design System
  • Responsible for leading a cross-functional team of over 12 professionals while managing 4 designers
  • Help mature and scale IDS Pantry, the emerging visual language and design system for all Instacart products and platforms
  • Build strong partnerships with key stakeholders while shipping world-class systems design work
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in brand design
  • Experience with motion design and animation
  • Experience building plugins for Sketch or Figma