Senior UX Designer

  • Full-time
  • Department: Development: Data Analytics

Company Description

PubMatic (Nasdaq: PUBM) delivers superior revenue to publishers by being an SSP of choice for agencies and advertisers. PubMatic’s cloud infrastructure platform for digital advertising empowers app developers and publishers to increase monetization while enabling media buyers to drive return on investment by reaching and engaging their target audiences in brand-safe, premium environments across ad formats and devices. Since 2006, PubMatic has been expanding its owned and operated global infrastructure and continues to cultivate programmatic innovation. With a globally distributed workforce and no corporate headquarters, PubMatic operates 16 offices and eight data centers across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

Job Description


PubMatic is hiring an experienced User Experience (UX) Designer to join our growing team in New York City.

As an User Experience (UX) Designer, you help define and drive the future of PubMatic design. You work with product managers to identify and set product strategy, design simple solutions for complex UX ecosystems and inspire team members to push the boundaries of what’s possible.  

As part of the User Experience team, you’ll be involved in all aspects of product development from brainstorming the next innovation to working collaboratively with user research, engineering, product management to bring it to life. You will utilize a full range of skills including, user research, wire framing, interaction design, prototyping, and visual design to bring these experiences to life. Most importantly, you will have a direct impact on the customer experience of publishers, advertisers, and brand-owners alike. 


  • At least 5 years of experience in UX Design
  • Portfolio of UX-focused work samples for complex web applications (preferably experience designing and building data visualizations) 
  • Ability and willingness to work with stakeholders in international time zones (particularly USA)  

Preferred Qualifications: 
UX Basics + Process:

  • Deep understanding and experience in leading user-centered design methods and best practices - and you're always looking to improve on your process
  • Experience in conducting user research and facilitating interviews with internal and external clients and prove this in your design thinking/solutions
  • Collaborate with product managers, technical leads, customers, and other stakeholders to introduce, iterate, and clarify requirements
  • Experience creating user stories, personas, and storyboards
  • Ability to translate complex requirements into easy user flows
  • Experience using quantitative data, qualitative feedback, user research, competitive analysis and other approaches to help make decisions and iterate on the product
  • Determine information architecture and create sitemaps 
  • Create prototypes and wireframes
  • Experience in conducting usability testing
  • Ability to present and validate design concepts with internal and external business stakeholders
  • You have experience overseeing the user experience of a product from conception until launch and beyond
  • Excellent communication, presentation and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of industry tools such as Sketch, InVision, Adobe XD, Marvel, Zeplin. 

Work Ethic:

  • Experience leading multiple product areas at once 
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, agile environment
  • Values teamwork, and can give and solicit feedback from other teammates in order to continually raise the bar for quality
  • You can produce results independently as well as collaboratively in a team
  • Self-motivated, a good communicator, and able to balance great design with meeting short deadlines
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas. 

Bonus Points:

  • B2B and AdTech experience
  • Knowledge in creating design systems
  • Knowledge in using Pendo, Google analytics or similar behavioral analytics platforms
  • Experience in UX copy writing: ability to devise and implement a UX editorial strategy 


We are hiring for different levels of UX designers. The pay range for a Senior designer is
$120,000 to $140,000 base salary.

In accordance with New York law, the above salary range provided is PubMatic’s reasonable estimate of the base salary for this role. The actual amount may vary, based on non-discriminatory factors such as experience, knowledge, skills and abilities. In addition to salary PubMatic also offers a bonus, restricted stock units and a competitive benefits package.

Additional Information

Return to Office: PubMatic employees around the world have returned to our offices via a hybrid work schedule (3 days “in office” and 2 days “working remotely”) that is intended to maximize collaboration, innovation, and productivity among teams and across functions.  All PubMatic employees in the US and India are required to be fully vaccinated to return to our offices.  Covid-19 boosters are not required at this point in time.

Benefits: Our benefits package includes the best of what leading organizations provide such as, paid leave programs, paid holidays, healthcare, dental and vision insurance, disability and life insurance, commuter benefits, physical and financial wellness programs, unlimited DTO in the US (that we actually require you to use!), reimbursement for mobile and internet expenses and fully stocked pantries plus in-office catered lunches 3 days per week.

Diversity and Inclusion: PubMatic is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we don’t just value diversity, we promote and celebrate it. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.