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User Experience Designer at Venafi
Salt Lake City, UT, US

There are 2 actors on a network, people and machines. People use usernames and passwords to identify and get access to machines. Machines use keys and certificates to identify and get access each other. Venafi is the inventor of the technology that secures and protects keys and certificates, the most important assets of Global 5000 companies. We are Warriors!

Are you passionate about making a positive impact and protecting the world from cyber criminals? If so, you may be a natural Venafi Warrior!


How you’ll be protecting the world:

Venafi is looking for a motivated and experienced User Experience Designer in the Palo Alto or Salt Lake City offices. Venafi User Experience Designers work with cross functional teams to deliver world class products and experiences. As a User Experience Designer at Venafi, you will:

  • Be part of a motivated, dedicated, and experienced team that’s responsible for designing products that manage some of the most important assets of the Global 5000 companies;
  • Contribute directly and significantly to our current product lines and not yet released products;
  • Own the user experience flows, functionality, and overall user experience of the product you are responsible for;
  • Be supported in dreaming big and pushing innovative ideas and strategies.

The ideal Venafi Warrior will be armed with:

  • Develop user-centered designs that account for both customer needs and Venafi business strategies
  • Turn abstract ideas into simple, clear design solutions that are not limited to interfaces
  • Collaborate with product managers and the development teams on concepts and prototypes
  • Create design deliverables such as wireframes, prototypes, iconography, user journeys, workflows, etc.
  • Facilitate design and user-centered thinking among different departments
  • Work with our in-house researchers to test designs and prototypes
  • Design and conduct user interviews with existing and prospect customers virtually and/or in person

 Skills and Experience Required:

  • Proven working experience on a successful UX team
  • Portfolio demonstrating strong skills in user flow, interaction, and visual design
  • Track record of distilling abstract ideas and turning them into simple, usable, shippable products
  • Proficiency in industry tools including but not limited to Creative Suite, Sketch, InVision, etc.
  • Passion for innovation and a desire to bring consumer-grade interfaces to enterprise products
  • An eye for aesthetic design including layout, typography, color, and animation, that scales across multiple product lines
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Desire to dig deep into technological areas including Software Code Signing, Secure Shell (SSH), and Public Key Cryptography (PKI)

What Sets You Apart?

  • MA or PhD in HCI or similar field
  • Strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Strong visual design skills
  • Experience designing for enterprise level product lines
  • Experience with Responsive Design
  • Good understanding of modern web frameworks