1+ months

Design System Lead

San Francisco, CA 94102
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Rally Health is all about putting health in the hands of the individual. It's our mission, and it drives everything we do, which is to empower people with easy-to-use online and mobile tools that help them take charge of their health and health care, from improving their diet and fitness to selecting health benefits, and choosing the right doctor at the right price for their needs.

Our culture is built on a deep and sincere commitment to helping people live healthier lives. To do this, we are committed to innovating at every level. As our leadership says, -We are a company that continuously innovates. It cannot end. It has to be in everything we do, which means that some of the things we're going to do are not going to work - and that's okay. We're not trying to build something that is churn and burn. We're building something that follows consumers over their lifetime.-

Rally is seeking a Design System Lead to drive the vision, and product management of a design system of visual style, UI components, and other design concerns.  The ideal candidate will have a Designer's DNA but Product Manager's approach and take a systems-mindset to build and integrate consistent, efficient components across Rally's product portfolio. Emphasis will be on the complete systems life-cycle, from establishing a practice and vision that endures to design, build, document, and maintain a library used by many product teams.


  • System Design and/or Development Leadership

    • Lead the visual and technical direction of the experience design, visual style, and technical tooling, with input from director-level peers of product design and development teams.

    • Report team and system progress regularly to primary director leads and executive/VP-level sponsors.

    • Direct scope of systems concerns and relevant products to adopt it.

    • Present the system's mission, library, and process to other groups, including product managers, content specialists, QA, and other design and development teams throughout the enterprise.

    • Review library docs for editorial quality, consistency, and usefulness.

    • Conduct quarterly one-on-one reviews with team members to identify successes, challenges, perspectives and preferences.

    • Identify and nurture team growth and culture, identifying opportunities for team members to drive and lead system aspects.

  • Product Management

    • Decisively resolve priorities, timing, risks, task importance, and possible breaking changes.

    • Clarify scope to balance delivering minimum useful functionality with properly scalable system design.

    • Identify, monitor, and report on system use across the enterprise.

    • Attend and coordinate with release planning activities to identify library needs.

    • Interview and foster discussions with others using the system.

    • Align research activity to assess efficacy of system concerns.

    • Challenge the system team on what to automate vs manually perform.

Posted: 2019-08-03 Expires: 2019-12-13

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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