The opportunity

Are you constantly thinking about improving workflows or a more appealing visual design for your apps? Are you in love with video, motion graphics, and moving media? This is your chance to invent creative tools for creative people just like you. The Adobe Creative Cloud Digital Video and Audio team is growing and looking for designers like you.

This role is an exciting opportunity to work with multiple teams to craft how cloud technology and collaboration will influence future generations of Adobe applications. We are looking for an experience designer with a love for video and creative tools and a passion for connected applications. This role will invent experiences inside the apps and across Adobe’s cloud workflows. You will collaborate with other designers, researchers, product management, and senior leadership to realize your vision. We are seeking a champion for experience patterns that are delightful, consistent, and scale across a wide variety of devices and the cloud.

As part of Adobe Design, we are responsible for the design of Adobe’s powerful video apps such as Premiere Pro, Premiere Rush, and After Effects. We work closely with research, product managers, and engineering to deeply understand customer needs and deliver the highest standard in creative digital video tools. We impact everything from the small details to big-picture feature concepts and long-term strategy on products used by millions of customers across a variety of specialties and experience levels.

What you’ll do

As members of Adobe Design, we:

  • Have meaningful ownership. We make important decisions about the way Adobe’s products look, feel, and behave.
  • Understand and advocate for the customer. We work with researchers (or conduct your own), from customer discovery to usability testing.
  • Grow and sharpen our skills. We present work to a broad cross-section of partners within the company. We use the latest design and prototyping tools. We are always improving our own design process.
  • Collaborate. We are a cross-functional team that understands the value of design and needs strong design leaders to drive great design deeper into the culture of the organization.
  • Bring design to life. We value a wide range of prototyping methods as a way to quickly evaluate and iterate on designs.
  • Ship. We see our designs built and placed in the hands of millions of creative customers.

What you need to succeed

  • Experience as a designer on collaborative teams, working on dynamic projects with many moving parts
  • Experience working with design researchers or conducting your own research, presenting results, and acting on insights
  • Awareness of how visual design languages and design systems affect the design process
  • A multi-platform approach that recognizes how mobile, touch, voice, and pen interfaces are broadening the possibilities of the user experience
  • A consistent track record of launching products that delight and innovate
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Be confident and comfortable with uncertainty. Display your individual leadership style and make things happen. Ability to work independently when necessary.
  • Knowledge of video & audio editing, motion graphics, and visual effects
  • A love of design

How to Apply

To be considered for this role, please submit a resume and portfolio with examples of process or evolution of work. This position is located in San Jose, San Francisco, or Seattle.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.