Growth Product Designer

| Austin

We’re a company founded by engineers, comprised of engineers, building the world’s largest cloud learning and transformation platform with a bold mission – giving individuals and businesses the chance to change their trajectory. Our fun and engaging courses have helped 900,000+ engineers learn to cloud, and we’re just getting started!

Working at A Cloud Guru

We’re a smart, tight-knit team that is passionate about our purpose. We work hard, learn together and laugh together. We look for people who are excited to work with purpose and who bring their own unique quirkiness. We’re proud to say we champion diversity and are committed to making coming to work an enjoyable experience for all.

Our Values

Champion our customers: We connect with and truly care about our customers
Be thoughtful but decisive: We move swiftly and confidently with grounded logic
Learn all the things: We bring insatiable curiosity to our roles every day
Be hungry, stay humble: We always bring our A-game, never our ego
Keep it fun: Above all, have fun and make 'em smile!

Our people matter to us! We understand that everyone has family, friends and interests outside of their careers, so we ensure our employees have access to perks and benefits that include:

  • 4 weeks of PTO per year
  • Generous gender neutral paid parental leave
  • Family Planning Benefit
  • A Cloud Guru Idea Hours - We set aside 2 hours per week to learn something new!
  • Catered lunch three times a week
  • A well stocked fridge and kitchen 
  • Quarterly continuing education budget

The Growth Product Designer role

As a Product Designer embedded on the Growth Squad you will play an important role in contributing to the experience on A Cloud Guru’s website while championing our customers' success and identifying growth opportunities. You will analyze data and develop experiments to make informed design decisions. You will work collaboratively with our marketing team, developers and product managers from Austin to Melbourne on new and innovative ideas engaging our gurus in ways that are truly meaningful to them and their needs.

In this role you’ll get to:

  • Get to know our customers, collaborate on A/B tests, and analyze data while constantly looking for new opportunities to innovate
  • Use customer insights and testing to drive design decisions for the A Cloud Guru website. Identifying opportunities and solutions
  • Carry ideas from mockups to final designs. Help champion building design systems and processes working with other members of the design team.
  • Own our conversion optimization and working with agencies and our developers to analyze and make recommendations

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Relentlessly champion our customers while defining user experience and growth opportunities working with a cross-functional team in an agile environment
  • Showcase awesome design skills on products, websites or features shipped in past experience
  • Analyze engagement metrics and rapidly iterate designs and user flows with an eye towards constant improvement
  • Showcase strong written & verbal communication and presentation skills
  • A love for productive collaboration, brainstorming design concepts, and desire to work with a group of smart people who are passionate about our mission
  • Present a customer focused design mentality and desire to design and build products and features that have a meaningful impact 
  • Use design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Marvel, Invision and Adobe CC to implement, present and communicate your work with the team

If you have the following experience, we'd love to hear from you!

  • 4+ years working with a product team 
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience in UX, Product and/or Web Design
  • Previous experience in a startup or scale-up is a plus
  • Experience in creating websites and designing for user interaction 
  • Knowledge of design best practices 
  • Proficiency in visual design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Marvel, Invision 
  • Experience working with Google Analytics, Amplitude (or equivalent analytics tools)
  • Bonus points for the ability to code prototypes in HTML/CSS/JS

Does this sound like you? Want to help us teach the world to cloud? Get in touch, we’d love to talk.

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We're located in Austin’s downtown – where we are just a short walk from Austin’s best shops and eateries!

An Insider's view of A Cloud Guru

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The vibe here is a reflection of the people – laid back, casual, and most of all, jovial. No workplace is ever going to be the same as home, but here there is a similar level of comfort. Folks are exceptionally welcoming and willing to help out where they can. Humor is necessary to get through the work day, and we've got that in spades here.


Manager, FP&A

What projects are you most excited about?

Our content team is hard at work to continue providing a differential and expansive training offering to our customers. There is a ton of awesome new stuff in the works for our enterprise offering, Teams, and I can’t wait to continue to help businesses and enterprises in their cloud adoption journey. 2019 is going to be a big year!


Account Executive

How does the company support your career growth?

We provide opportunities for our leaders to attend leading conferences within our industry but also within their professional space. It's important to us that our leaders maintain a pulse of what's developing within their field and are equipped with insights to lead our growing teams. We have a work hard, stay humble motto at ACG.


Director of Customer Experience

What are A Cloud Guru Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
A Cloud Guru's health insurance plan covers 100% of your medical premium!
Life Insurance
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
A Cloud Guru offers 4 weeks of PTO per year!
Paid Holidays
We offer all employees paid time off for all major holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Employees get free private chef catered lunch on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
We cater in team lunches every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday! We also keep a fully stocked refrigerator
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
We offer $1000 per employee annually for continuing education.
Time allotted for learning
Every Friday for 2 hours, we put down our normal work and spent time learning something new!
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
A Cloud Guru will pay for their employee's professional cloud certifications!
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