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Pranay Prateek
Pranay Prateek

About the role

SigNoz is a global open source project with users in 30+ countries. We are building an open-source application monitoring which helps developers monitor their applications and troubleshoot problems, quickly.

In less than two years of our launch, we have reached 12000+ Github stars, 2500+ members in the slack community and 100+ contributors.

Company Vision

Software and digital systems are becoming larger parts of our daily lives. Most companies are becoming software companies with increasing part of value they create coming from software.

In such a world, having software systems functioning seamlessly is taken for granted. Think about last time twitter or slack went down. How irritated you felt.

We aim to solve this problem by providing software engineers better tooling to keep systems running smoothly. We believe there are lots to be done in this space and we need your help in building this future.

What will you be doing

  • Our target audience is developers. Your goal is to design product features and flows that are as simple as possible.
  • Our product has a complicated UX, and you will be responsible for designing it in a way that's easy to understand and visually pleasing.
  • You’ll need to walk the fine line between the simplicity of use and the complexity of features.
  • You’ll play a key role in deciding features and their implementation in collaboration with engineers.
  • Work closely with users and engineers to understand requirements and design the interactions
  • Develop process flows, wireframes, and mockups to communicate high-level design strategies or detailed interaction behaviors effectively
  • Design flows and experiences that convert complex app workflows into an absolute delight
  • Provide high-quality mockups and prototypes
  • Contribute to our product design language, both in style & structure
  • Ideate and brainstorm with other teams on products, features, and enhancements to take the product to the next level.

Who would be a good fit

  • 2+ years of UI/UX and product design experience
  • Experience working with product team from research phases of a project through delivery to engineering
  • You can visually communicate an idea by creating quick, low-fidelity mockups such as pencil sketches.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills to get the team on board with your vision
  • Understanding of component-based design systems
  • Ability to thrive in startups with a fast-paced environment and take ownership for working through ambiguity
  • Familiarity with code to quickly prototype: HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS/SASS, styled components, responsive interfaces

Next steps

Seems like something right up your alley?

Just apply on this site or email your CV and an optional intro note to me at [pranay at signoz dot io]. Feel free to include links to your Behance, Dribble, LinkedIn, Twitter, or blog posts.

About the interview

Our process involves a short initial exploratory chat, followed by 2 to 3 interviews/discussions. The aim is for both sides to learn more about each other.

  • Intro call with one of the founders to share about the company and product vision and learn about the candidate
  • Discussion on past design portfolio
  • Design problem + discussion: This is a remote design discussion to discuss 1 or 2 design problems and work through their solutions.
  • Culture fit conversation: Interviews with founders and team members to ensure that there is a culture-fit.
  • If all goes well, we would love to make an offer

We move fast and we would target to roll out an offer within ~10 days unless you need more time.

About SigNoz

SigNoz is an open source alternative to DataDog, NewRelic. We help developers monitor their applications and troubleshoot any problem.

We have got lots of interest from the dev community with 12000+ stars , 2500+ slack community members within two year of launching the project. Here's our Github repo

We are backed by prominent angels & funds including Y Combinator.

Team Size:9
Location:Bengaluru, India
Ankit Nayan
Ankit Nayan
Pranay Prateek
Pranay Prateek