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Product Designer - Founding Team

Cloudthread is an analytics platform that helps engineering teams build in the cloud with cost and environmental efficiency.



Cloudthread is an analytics platform that helps engineering teams build in the cloud with cost and environmental efficiency. We were behind Lyft's internal cloud cost management system and now we use that deep expertise to help organizations save hours of engineering time, reduce cloud bills, and prevent costly re-architectures.

The cloud's agility and scalability have transformed software, but it comes with a growing financial and environmental cost. We're looking for incredible teammates that want to shape the future of cloud computing by making it more accessible, cost-efficient and environmentally-friendly.


We launched our MVP during Y Combinator's S21 cohort, achieved Product of the Day on Product Hunt, partnered with some of the world's top investors, and are now focused on building and executing relentlessly. You have a chance to set the direction of the product and contribute to Cloudthread's foundation.


🚀 Join a seed-stage, fast-growing startup.

💼 Backed by top investors including Y Combinator, Peak State VC, Soma Cap, and more.

⛅ Ambitious goal to transform how engineering teams get value from the cloud.

🗺️ Join us from anywhere as part of a fully-distributed, world-class team.

Description of the Role

We are looking for a Product Designer to join our growing Product team. This is a key role focusing on shaping Cloudthread's vision with a deep UX/UI knowledge and product design best practices.

It is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in designing intuitive and efficient complex data products, who is not afraid to talk to users and understand their needs, and who wants to be part of startup founding team building the best culture and technology from the ground up.

What you'll do

  • Own product design function end-to-end and eventually grow the team

  • Translate business goals and product ideas into concrete design concepts

  • Participate in product discovery and customer development activities

  • Lead both UX and UI work streams

  • Create lo-fi and hi-fi wireframes, user flow diagrams, customer journey maps

  • Improve user experience in a continuous data-driven way

  • Help to setup broader product processes and tools based on best practices

  • Shape everything in the company – from culture to product – as a founding team member

What we look for

  • You’re interested in early stage startup experience and growing a company culture

  • You've designed something from scratch before, ideally related to data and analytics SaaS

  • You have multiple years of extensive experience with UI/UX and broader product design

  • You are proficient with design and wireframing tools

  • You have strong English communication skills – verbal and written

  • You want to have a huge impact on our product and cloud computing domain as a whole

  • You are resourceful, move fast, and have a strong bias to action

Hiring Process

  • Application - Apply here and our team will review your application. We're looking to see how your skills and experience align with our needs.

  • 15 minute initial chat - Our goal is to explore your motivations to join our team, learn why you'd be a great fit, and answer questions about us.

  • 2 hours of interviews - Four separate 30 minute interviews you'll schedule at your convenience. . With each founder (3x) and with a member of the team you're joining (1x).

  • Cloudthread Ride Along (Paid) - For an entire day. You'll join a standup, meet the team, and work on a task related to your role. This gives us and, equally important, you a realistic sense of what it's like working together. We'll pay you $500 for the day.

About this role

July 10th, 2022

May 11th, 2022

Full Time

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About Cloudthread

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Cloud computing has transformed software infrastructure.

We are transforming how teams get value from the cloud.

When it comes to the cloud, the incredible agility and scalability given to your engineering teams comes with a responsibility. We exist to help engineering teams make cloud costs a first class metric.

Our success is measured by the confidence you have in your cloud cost efficiency.

Our Team has been helping companies grapple with cloud costs as FinOps practioners, IT consultants, and engineers. Ilia, our CPO, established the FinOps practice at Electronic Arts and led  the cloud cost management effort at Lyft ahead of the company's IPO which resulted in a 40% decrease in AWS costs.

We’re excited to help.


  • Accountability: Accountability is the foundation of autonomy, pride, personal growth, and speed.

  • Curiosity, optimism, and growth: Curiosity and optimism together foster individual growth and growth towards Cloudthread’s mission.

  • Make it Happen: Think a change should be made? Make it. We believe in iterating quickly.

  • Universal inclusion: We value an environment that empowers everyone to bring their whole self to work with confidence and pride.

  • Take Pride, Be Humble: Execute relentlessly with pride. Know that the best idea from a group will win, not the loudest voice.

  • Trust: Give trust and earn trust. Instill trust in your teammates and in our customers.

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Benefits and perks

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Free lunch

Lunch while you're working shouldn't be a burden. Make it easy and nutritious on Cloudthread. Free, daily lunch delivery.


Gym stipend

Whatever you enjoy doing to keep mentally and physically fit, it should be easily accessible. Monthly gym stipend.


Carbon offsetting

Travel for work can be important but flights are egregious carbon emitters. We offset carbon from work travel.

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Unlimited time off

Time to recharge is important. Unlimited paid time off (15 day minimum required!).

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