Checkr (501+ Employees, 114% 2 Yr Employee Growth Rate)

73% 1-Year Employee Growth Rate | 114% 2-Year Employee Growth Rate | LinkedIn | $679M Venture Funding

What Is Employee Growth Rate & Why Is It Important?

Checkr’s mission is to build a fairer future by designing technology to create opportunities for all. We believe all candidates, regardless of who they are, should have a fair chance to work. Established in 2014 and valued at $5B, Checkr is using technology to bring hiring to the next level. Our People Trust Platform uses machine learning to help thousands of companies modernize their background check process and make hiring safer, more efficient, and more inclusive. Some of our customers include Uber, Instacart, Doordash, Netflix, Compass Group, and Adecco.

A career with Checkr is an opportunity to work with some of the best and brightest minds, disrupt an industry for a better future, and give otherwise overlooked candidates access to employment. Checkr has been recognized in Forbes Best Startup Employers and is a top Y Combinator company by valuation.

We’re looking for a Senior Product Designer to take our Design Systems to the next level. You’ll help define, scope and build a beautiful and functional system that is used across the product design portfolio. Your work will enable designers and developers to scale and iterate quickly.

Learn more about our design team at

What you’ll do

  • Represent design system values and technicalities to the whole Product Design team
  • Advocate for a delightful user experience across our website, products, and components.
  • Ship high-fidelity designs of new components and their variants and quickly prototype solutions to visual and interaction problems.
  • Create and maintain components and style libraries in Figma.
  • Drive updates and improvements based on brand alignment, user research (including your own), and product team feedback.
  • Ensure the coded implementations are aligned with designs.
  • Advocate for accessibility standards and inclusive design principles.
  • Devise experiments to test outcomes at scale. Do quantitative predictive analysis to identify meaningful leading indicators.
  • Create clear and concise documentation; articulate the why—and guide designers and engineers in their use of components and patterns.
  • Inspire and support fellow Designers. Foster the Design community at Checkr, inspire collaboration on holistic research questions, thought leadership and strategic insight.

What you bring

  • You are enthusiastic about details – a pixel perfectionist!
  • 6+ years experience in product design, and a portfolio demonstrating exceptional interaction and visual design skills.
  • Experience with design systems and strong system-level thinking.
  • Proven ability to lead design strategy and execution.
  • Solid understanding of accessibility standards and practices.
  • Humility and openness to act on design feedback in an iterative design process
  • Collaborative work across functions and organizational boundaries
  • Experience with front-end technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React) is a huge plus.

What you get

  • A fast-paced and collaborative environment
  • Learning and development allowance
  • Competitive compensation and opportunity for advancement
  • 100% medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Up to 25K reimbursement for fertility, adoption, and parental planning services
  • Flexible PTO policy
  • Monthly wellness stipend, home office stipend

The base salary for this position will vary based on geography and other factors. In accordance with Colorado law, the base salary for this role if filled within Colorado is $121,380-$142,800.

Equal Employment Opportunities at Checkr
Checkr is committed to hiring talented and qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds for all of its tech, non-tech, and leadership roles. Checkr believes that the gathering and celebration of unique backgrounds, qualities, and cultures enriches the workplace.

Checkr also welcomes the opportunity to consider qualified applicants with prior arrest or conviction records. Checkr’s commitment to diversity extends to hiring talented individuals in spite of a prior criminal history in accordance with local, state, and/or federal laws, including theSan Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance.


Tagged as: >100% 2 Yr Employee Growth, 501+ Employees, Hide US-Only Jobs, Venture Funded

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