Principal Product Designer (US Remote)

Department: Product Design

Req ID: R32821

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Principal Product Designer (US Remote)

  • Remote, California, United States
  • Santa Clara, California, United States
  • Remote, Oregon, United States
  • Remote, Washington, United States
  • Full time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

Citrix, as a premier cloud company, enables mobile workstyles. Citrix is rapidly developing and growing its portfolio of large-scale cloud applications across all product lines, including app/desktop virtualization, networking, and content teamwork.  We are pioneering new ways to connect people and information on-demand from anywhere in the world. With the rapid evolution of both the workplace and workforce, our aspiration is to create a seamless continuum between work and life so that our clients are free to work wherever, whenever, and however they choose.

We empower the original mobile device:  YOU!

NOTE: This role can be 100% remote USA


We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Principal Product Designer to guide our enterprise admin, end-user and mobile experiences to the next level.
Designers serve a vital role at Citrix. Efforts that go into creating the experiences and crafting the details in our products help transform the way people work. Our ideal candidate advocates for users and uses data to design our product experiences. We appreciate designers who think deeply, have a good sense of humor, and love collaboration.


  • Demonstrate mastery of user-centered design. Drive design processes and implement strategic goals. Contribute to team processes, leads large projects. Solve problems that are abstract/undefined or complex in nature.

  • Impact cross-functional strategic vision. Proactively collaborates across teams. Receive, weigh, and integrate feedback from multi-functional teams

  • Create a wide variety of solutions and demonstrate knowledge of various design styles

  • Work closely with user researchers and contribute to research strategies

  • Actively communicate and share information with design teammates to ensure UI/UX pattern alignment across platforms and products

  • Proactively identify new initiatives and seek out areas for improvement; involve others in the organization

  • Oversee project teams on product features and releases

  • Present work in a clear, confident, and logical manner. Explain rationale for decisions as it relates to business goals, product offerings, and industry standard methodologies.

  • Offer design guidance to and mentor junior designers

  • Translate complex content and information systems into simplified user experiences

  • Create wireframes, mock-ups, and prototypes for various platforms (e.g., web, mobile, and desktop)

Basic Requirements

  • 10+ years of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design for multiple products, including experience in: o User-centered design methods and techniques (e.g., user research and testing, data analysis, customer journey maps, etc.)

  • Designing for software applications for multiple platforms (e.g., web, mobile, desktop)

  • Working and collaborating in Agile development environments using management and issue tracking software (e.g., Jira)

  • Demonstrates high proficiency in creating low- to high-fidelity: wireframes, designs concepts, prototypes, and technical documentation using industry tools (e.g., Figma, Sketch, Adobe CreativeCloud, InVision, Axure, Microsoft Office, Miro).

  • Demonstrates a passion for design, our users, and collaboration with designers and cross-functional team members.

  • Solid portfolio showcasing work that exhibits attention to detail and articulates design decisions

  • Bachelor's degree in visual design, interaction design, human factors, human-computer interaction, or equivalent professional experience

  • Working knowledge of web technologies and frameworks (e.g., HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React); experience with front-end coding a plus

At Citrix, we want employees to do what they do best, every day.  Be bold. Take risks. Imagine a better way to work. If this sounds like you then we’d love to talk!

Functional Area:


Product Design

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at for assistance.

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