RapidAPI is a team of creators building for developers. We are the world’s largest API Hub where over 4 million developers find, test, and connect to 40,000 APIs (and growing!) — all with a single account, single API key, and single SDK.
Our users range from independent developers to the largest companies in the world. We work hard to ensure it’s easy for developers to build, discover, and connect to APIs faster while providing enterprise-wide visibility and governance. As a result, entrepreneurs and enterprises can concentrate on creating value and business outcomes.
We operate at a significant scale, but the opportunity is even bigger. You have an unprecedented opportunity to make a massive difference and empower developers to build modern software through API innovation while doing the most critical work of your career.
We are looking for a Product Designer in Europe to evolve and maintain our internal design system for full range or RapidAPI products. Since we are dealing with Developer Experience, our design system may need to address unique issues, which would require above average level of innovation.
Lead maintenance and growth of RapidAPI product design system.
Treat design a system as a product: promote usage, monitor adoption and usage, collect feedback and solve internal customers’ issues.
Establish and maintain policies around system’s usage and development.
Author visual assets – like “skin”, and iconography.
Ensure support of brand values and alignment with brand identity.
Collaborate with Engineering on system’s development and adoption.
Facilitate necessary training.
Experience building and evolving a design system. (For example: from UI kit in a graphic editor to a documented public system with a pattern library).
Experience in developing or evolving UI “skin” – look and feel – for an app or relatively complex website.
Ability to communicate rationale of design decisions.
Ability to negotiate clear project’s objective and avoid scope creep
Ability to ship. Skill of delivering “good enough”. Anti-perfectionism.
Nice to have…
Some development experience would be helpful in understanding customer needs better
Any brand design experience
Illustration and icon work experience
This is an opportunity to play a key role in a fast-growing and high-scale startup company distributed across the US, Europe, and Israel. You’ll be taking our product to the next level within a high talent density team and out-of-the-box thinking. Having raised $150 million in a Series D investment round in 2022; you’ll be working with a team that is scaling globally, fast.
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