Sequoia is hiring a Sr. Designer.
Role: Design and create products, programs, and experiences for Sequoia and Sequoia-backed founders.
How: We’ll draw from the long history of humankind’s ingenuity and Sequoia’s 48 years of company-building experience to help founders design their companies, products, cultures, and businesses.
Why work at Sequoia?
You have experience designing products, leading discussions in a cross-functional context, working closely with product, engineering, and research, and have a proven ability to ship desktop and mobile apps.
And yet… just climbing the traditional corporate ladder isn’t your only hope in life. You also want to make a difference. You’d rather help founders alter the future direction of the planet than nearly anything else. You want to create work that has a shot at bending the arc of the human condition towards a positive future.
When you look at the many problems of the world, you feel a sense of quiet hope — almost excitement — that you and your efforts, when multiplied by the right team working on the right projects, can make a significant difference.
Experience: 5+ years
Skills: Expertise in UX design, wireframing, prototyping, and the ability to understand another person’s point of view; Visual acumen; Deep love of the mechanics of brand and the cultural, social, and emotional work that great design can do; Familiarity with design research, story, and illustration.
Location: Menlo Park, CA (remote during COVID)
How to Apply
To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
- Write a paragraph or two about your story as a designer.
- Send a link to your portfolio. For each project you include, please include a description of the problem you solved, your key learnings, and your specific role. Important note — please do not include any private, non-public information. Please feel encouraged to include additional work that shows your curiosity, creativity, and intellectual interests.
- Resumé: PDF or a link.