Lead Designer



San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Monday, September 4, 2023

As a Lead/Staff UX Designer, your mission is to drive innovative UX design and apply in-depth UX research for our global product, particularly targeting the US market. You'll contribute to a cohesive global design culture, translating product strategy into detailed design solutions. Your team will benefit from your expertise, ensuring the effective implementation of design principles. Your relentless focus on enhancing user experience will elevate our brand, reinforcing our position in the tech industry.


  • Collaborate closely with the design teams in the US and Japan, fostering a cohesive, innovative, and efficient work environment.
  • Participate in all design projects from inception to completion, ensuring adherence to high-quality design standards.
  • Work alongside cross-functional teams, including product management and engineering, on various initiatives.
  • Contribute to a motivating and forward-thinking design culture, in alignment with the broader Product Design and User Research strategies.
  • Adhere to and advocate for design guidelines, best practices, and standards.
  • Offer constructive design feedback on projects, assisting colleagues in refining and honing their skills.
  • Allocate time and effort efficiently to meet project timelines and company goals.
  • Focus on refining UX design to guarantee an intuitive interface and a seamless user journey.


  • Proven experience as a Lead/Staff Designer..
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • In-depth understanding of UX design principles and techniques.
  • Proficiency in Figma
  • Experience working with cross-cultural teams, particularly US and Japan.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating breadth and creativity in successful product design.

Nice to have

  • Exceptional leadership skills and the ability to inspire team members.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, creativity, and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time-management skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Proficiency in Japanese and English languages is highly valued.
  • 401(k) matching program
  • 100% medical, dental and vision insurance coverage (for self and family)
  • Benefit plan with monthly allowances