Design System Designer

About Schoox

Schoox is a uniquely agile learning and talent development platform. We help businesses of all sizes shift from traditional, compliance-based training to an approach that unlocks and accelerates employee potential as well as business growth. Our platform moves beyond the basics of learning management so companies can identify the difficult-to-measure impact of their learning and development programs on their overall business performance.

Position Summary

In your role as our Design System Designer, you'll join our team of digital education experts to revolutionize how the workforce learns today. You will help guide the strategic thinking of our Design Systems. You will be instrumental in evolving our current design systems and helping to lay the foundation of our new design language. You will have the opportunity to help define processes and utilize the latest features in creating component libraries for design teams.


  • Guide strategic thinking of the Design System
  • Guide and contribute to road mapping the design system’s process, its evolution, and goals with PMs
  • Shape the design system to scale through collaboration, feedback, and iteration
  • Capable of collaborating with partners across design, engineering, POs, etc
  • Help design the high-fidelity component library, well documented guidelines, and templates that communicate the design needs across any given product
  • Understand the needs of all Design System users
  • Able to govern DS request from different supported teams
  • Bring cohesive, creative vision to pitches and presentations with thoughtful storytelling
  • Manage and set expectations of internal and external stakeholders
  • Q/A the implementation of components from the development team


  • 5+ years of experience (including leading projects and being a hands-on designer)
  • Strong portfolio that demonstrates a depth of knowledge around design system thinking
  • Experience creating and maintaining Design Systems
  • Experience leading the strategic thinking of Design Systems
  • A product design mindset. You are accustomed to creating designs that are informed by research and refined through user testing and prototyping
  • Stellar verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to create and tell stories to internally supported teams
  • Ability to make and explain complex design decisions to experts and laypeople
  • Advanced knowledge of relevant industry tools including but not limited to Figma, Sketch, and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Hands-on experience working with popular design system frameworks
  • Ability to accurately estimate and delegate work so that it is delivered on time
  • An understanding of relevant technologies for web and mobile
  • Experience working remote
  • Fluency in English (Greek is a plus)
  • Must be located in North America


Schoox full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Schoox a great place to work.

  • Competitive market salary.
  • Eligible for additional annual bonuses based on individual and business achievements.
  • 401(k): 3% allowance towards 401K, regardless of employee contribution.
  • Professional development and advancement opportunities as we rapidly scale.
  • A generous PTO policy and flexible work-from-home policy.

Job Environment

Employees of Schoox work independently from home offices. Each employee should have the capacity within their home to set up a work environment or office. Schoox provides a computer, phone stipend and office supplies for all employees.

Equal Opportunities and Accommodations Commitment

Schoox is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Schoox is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Schoox are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Schoox will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Schoox encourages applicants of all ages. Schoox is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Schoox is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in the employment application process.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commitment

At Schoox, diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of who we are. Our commitment to these values is unwavering – across all of our work and partnerships. We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view. We believe diversity inspires innovation. So, we’re building a culture where difference is valued. We know that having varied perspectives helps generate better ideas to solve the complex problems of a changing and increasingly diverse world.

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