Product Design Leader
Data and Apps
Updated on 2/12/2024
Benchling

501-1,000 employees

Cloud platform for life science R&D
Company Overview
Benchling's mission is to accelerate life science for the benefit of humanity. The company is building a modern R&D software for biotechnology research.
Food & Agriculture
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$415.7M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-6%

2 year growth

26%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Product Design
CategoriesNew
UI/UX & Design
Product
Requirements
  • 8+ years as a design leader working on enterprise SaaS platforms
  • 5+ years of experience as a people manager
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Influential leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Partner with leadership teams across Product, Engineering, Design, and Strategy to build and refine strategy, organization, product roadmaps, and approach to execution
  • Work closely with customers to understand product usage and improve productivity
  • Enable designers to deliver meaningful solutions
  • Grow the next generation of design leadership within the team
  • Contribute to developing a culture of design as a key differentiator
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in building and managing world-class enterprise SaaS Design teams
  • Experience in distilling clarity and focus from ambiguity and complexity
  • Growth mindset and openness to change and feedback