We support the business of GitLab by becoming experts in our stage group, educating ourselves about the entire product, and staying engaged with user and business goals. We partner closely with our stable counterparts in Product Management and Development.
Each Product Designer is assigned to an area of our product, called Stage Groups. They learn everything they can about users and their workflows to design solutions for real customer problems.
Information about and strategic direction for these groups can be found here:
Product Designers follow the guidance outlined in the Product Development flow while working on stage group work with our stable counterparts.
For specific details:
Are you a new GitLab Product Designer? If so, welcome! Make sure you see the Product Designer onboarding handbook page that will help you get started.
The more we can check off each item in this list the more successful we will be: