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Principal Visual Designer - Design Systems Fitbit
San Francisco, CA

Fitbit is a company providing wearable devices with software and services that help users reach their health and fitness goals.

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About Fitbit

Job Description

At Fitbit, our mission is to help people lead healthier, more active lives by empowering them with data, inspiration and guidance to reach their goals.

We started our journey in 2007-as a team of two with one big idea. Since then, we've grown to over 1,500 employees, sold over 60mm devices, and built a health and fitness community across the globe. In fact, the Fitbit Community has taken enough steps to walk from the Sun to Pluto! Offering award-winning products, a top-rated mobile app and an easy-to-use online dashboard, Fitbit provides personalized experiences that help our users reach their goals. With a reenergized focus on innovative devices, interactive experiences, and enterprise health we are transforming the way consumers and businesses see health & fitness.

From your first steps as a Fitbitter, you will be at the forefront of developing new products. Our culture combines the spirit of startup with the perks of being public. We offer a competitive benefits package and amazing perks like unlimited snacks, Friday happy hours, onsite workout classes, and a strong focus on a healthy work-life balance. As part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to grow your career, contribute your ideas to life-changing products and services, and-above all-have fun doing it.

Fitbit's HQ campus is located in the heart of San Francisco with office locations in Boston, San Diego and around the world. Think you've found your fit?

What You'll Work On:

Candidate must submit a portfolio to be considered for this position (please include password as necessary)

Fitbit is seeking a Principal Visual Designer to help set the vision for the Fitbit Design System. They will be crucial in driving the visual style while helping unify the creative direction and visual language of Fitbit across all platforms.

In this role, you will be a part of envisioning a product and system that guides and supports our users on their health and wellness journey. You will also be responsible for leading and mentoring other designers, as well as working with our leadership team to evangelize design both inside and outside of Fitbit.

As part of our UX design team, you will be expected to tackle complex problems with brilliant solutions. You will design ground-breaking, yet accessible products and experiences for millions of people.


* 10+ years experience designing for digital products
* Experience designing Design Systems
* Experience driving product development through design, leading projects and mentoring other designers
* Experience in user-centered design methods, exploration, storytelling
* Empathetic and inquisitive nature
* A burning desire to solve problems ranging from big picture strategy to the fine details
* Experience launching native mobile app products working closely with product management and engineering teams
* Understanding of behavior change models
* A positive attitude, open mind, and a desire to collaborate and learn
* Experience with digital consumer health products is a plus

Fitbit is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, hire, train, promote, pay, and administer all personnel actions without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), sex stereotyping (including assumptions about a person's appearance or behavior, gender roles, gender expression, or gender identity), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, military or veteran status, genetic information or other statuses protected by law. We interpret these protected statuses broadly to include both the actual status and any perceptions and assumptions made regarding these statuses.

San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance Fitbit will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

About Fitbit

Fitbit is a company providing wearable devices with software and services that help users reach their health and fitness goals.

5000 employees

199 fremont street

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