Director of Design

About Mixpanel:

Mixpanel helps businesses build better products with the most advanced user behavioral analytics software for mobile and web. We help product, design, data and marketing teams understand how people use their products so they can make them better. With almost 20,000 customers worldwide and 14% of the Fortune 500, Mixpanel has earned a reputation for crafting a delightful customer experience and an innovative approach to analytics. We’re looking for a leader who will grow and scale our design team while building a culture that’s empowering, collaborative, and pushes the boundaries of great design for our customers.

About the role:

You’ll partner closely with engineering, product, and our customer facing teams to improve the way users engage with our product. You’ll provide the thought leadership to inspire and develop the right product strategy. You’ll ensure teams are leading with a user-centred approach, remembering the holistic strategy, and ensuring quality in their delivery. You will inspire, empower, and motivate your team to pursue their best work possible. Sometimes that's due to themselves but most often with others through a collaborative effort that includes people outside of the design team.

We’re looking for someone who:

  • Has been an excellent product designer and has deep knowledge of the design process.
  • Cross functional experience working with product, design, and engineering.
  • Experience recruiting and managing an outstanding team.
  • Has 3 or more years of experience managing design teams

Why choose Mixpanel?

A clear market leader in the product analytics space, Mixpanel raised $77M from world-renowned VC firms like Andreessen-Horowitz, Sequoia, and YC, and our revenue has grown significantly since then. Our ambitious, collaborative team makes it possible by finding creative solutions to new challenges with scaling, reliability, design,and customer service. Mixpanel has a rapidly growing team of 250+ in our offices in San Francisco, New York, Seattle, Salt Lake City, London, and Singapore.

Mixpanel is an equal opportunity employer supporting workforce diversity. We actively encourage women, people with disabilities, veterans, underrepresented minorities, and LGBTQ+ people to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


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