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Software Engineer - Growth

San Francisco, CA • New York, NY • United States


Figma is growing our team of passionate people on a mission to make design accessible to all. Born on the Web, Figma helps entire product teams brainstorm, create, test, and ship better designs, together. From great products to long-lasting companies, we believe that nothing great is made alone—come make with us!


The Growth team continually refines our understanding of what makes a user successful in Figma. We do both quantitative and qualitative research to more deeply understand a user’s journey. We also work to make the entire Figma product team more data-driven. That work balances between rapid iteration experiments, long-term strategic bets and improvements to our experimentation infrastructure.

 

This is a full time role that can be held from one of our US hubs or remotely in the United States.

 

 

What you’ll do at Figma:


  • Take shared ownership of the product process. Every member of our team is involved from ideation to implementation
  • Iterative and quantitative product development
  • Build high-quality UI. Although we do iterative development, we also keep a high bar for UI polish because our users are designers and the details matter
  • Build foundational Growth infrastructure for running experiments, tracking user behavior and engaging users.
  • Provide thoughtful feedback to others on the team
  • Help interview and recruit more hard working engineers to Figma

 

We'd love to hear from you if you:


  • At least 3+ years working as a professional software engineer 
  • Demonstrate fluency with one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: JavaScript, Java, Python, Ruby, etc
  • Focus on quantitative outcomes and delivering measurable product improvement
  • Interest in tackling a wide range of problems and working at all levels of the Figma stack
  • Being open-minded and compassionate. We brainstorm frequently which means giving and receiving feedback on a lot of ideas. It’s important that members of the team can participate in a productive way

 

At Figma, one of our values is Grow as you go. We believe in hiring smart, curious people who are excited to learn and develop their skills. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with the points outlined in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

 

Read more about our team 



Pay Transparency Disclosure


If based in Figma’s San Francisco or New York hub offices, this role has the annual base salary range stated below.  


Job level and actual compensation will be decided based on factors including, but not limited to, individual qualifications objectively assessed during the interview process (including skills and prior relevant experience, potential impact, and scope of role), market demands, and specific work location. The listed range is a guideline, and the range for this role may be modified. For roles that are available to be filled remotely, the pay range is localized according to employee work location by a factor of between 80% and 100% of range. Please discuss your specific work location with your recruiter for more information. 


Figma offers equity to employees, as well a competitive package of additional benefits, including health, dental & vision, retirement with company contribution, parental leave & reproductive or family planning support, mental health & wellness benefits, generous PTO, company recharge days, a learning & development stipend, a work from home stipend, and cell phone reimbursement. Figma also offers sales incentive pay for most sales roles. Figma’s compensation and benefits are subject to change and may be modified in the future.


Annual Base Salary Range (SF/NY Hub):


$168,000—$350,000 USD


We will work to ensure individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please let your recruiter know if you require accommodation.


About Figma

Dylan Field and Evan Wallace co-founded Figma in 2012 with the vision of building tools for designers in the browser. Their goal was to create the first design tool that combined the accessibility of the Web with the functionality of a native app. Today Figma is a platform with tools and spaces to support the entire product development process—idea to design to build—and has simplified collaboration for companies like Microsoft, Uber, and The New York Times to name a few.

At Figma, we celebrate and support our differences. We know employing a team rich in diverse backgrounds, experiences, and opinions allows our employees, products, and community to flourish. Figma is an equal opportunity workplace—we are dedicated to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national orientation, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

By applying for this job, the candidate acknowledges and agrees that any personal data contained in their application or supporting materials will be processed in accordance with the applicable candidate section of Figma's Privacy Policy

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FUNDING
Beyond Series C
DEPARTMENTS
Software Engineering
SECTOR
Software Development
TEAM SIZE
201-500
LOCATION
Hybrid
DATE POSTED
July 12, 2023

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