Product Designer University Grad - 2018

San Francisco, CA

Company Description

Dropbox supports hundreds of millions of creators and innovators around the world. Our mission is to simplify the way people work together. Dropbox Business is trusted by over 200,000 companies to safeguard their most important information. As we continue to build the best place to create, share, and work with others, there’s a perfect spot for you to grow with us.

Team Description

New graduates and interns at Dropbox work alongside industry leaders, architecting the growing family of products that handle over a billion files a day for people and businesses around the world. From day one, you’ll have the responsibility and the support you need to make a difference on a massive scale.

Role Description

If you've been following Dropbox for a while, you know that we like to keep things simple. The Design team here at Dropbox has a bunch of projects in the pipeline and we're looking for awesome designers to help refine Dropbox’s simplicity and craft the way users interact, feel and love all our products. We have an ongoing cycle of revamping our entire experience across web, client, and mobile. Dropbox's San Francisco office is filled with all the tools you need, including an awesome and like-minded team.

Did you just graduate and are looking for your first full time gig? Are you excited about being surrounded and supported by strong mentors that’ll help you hone your craft? Perfect! The design team is looking to add a few fresh faces to the ranks and if you’re really pumped about design, technology and especially Dropbox, we hope you’ll apply. We’re looking at a lot of new problems that we’d love your help in solving. 

Please provide us with a personal email address rather than a school email address so that Dropbox can communicate effectively with you.

Responsibilities 

  • You solve for simple. You employ a systematic process for finding -- and resolving -- hidden complexities and edge cases. 
  • Produce work that encompasses the distinctive look and feel of Dropbox’s products, communications, and identity.
  • Think in terms of design systems and make rational design decisions.
  • You're actively involved in defining new product’s identities.
  • Work closely with other designers defining product strategy. 
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams such as engineering and product management.
  • Work with the team to ship design across various products
  • To improve yourself and the design team at large, you participate in team/company initiatives: design critiques, collaboration sessions. 
  • Able to effectively communicate technical ideas to non-technical (and technical) people

Requirements

  • Completed Bachelor’s or Graduate Degree (December, 2017 - August, 2018)
  • Interested in either interaction, visual or illustration design for products. 
  • Able to work in a variety of media (print, web, mobile), design for a variety of projects (apps, visual interfaces, marketing and communications)
  • Polishing and refining your work is important to you, you obsess over details and your work is pixel-perfect.
  • Whatever your tools of choice, you wield them with deft and speed

Benefits and Perks

  • 100% company paid individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
  • 401k + company match
  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Generous vacation policy
  • 10 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off 
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)
Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).