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ThoughtSpot is hiring a

UX Engineer

  • Sunnyvale, CA
  • full-time

Are you looking to join one of the fastest-growing software companies in the Bay Area, Ca?

ThoughtSpot’s AI-Driven analytics platform is disrupting the BI industry by making analytics 1000x faster and easier for non-technical business people. ThoughtSpot was recently named a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Analytics. ThoughtSpot is the first new Leader in the past six years and is the fastest analytics company ever to become a Leader.

As a User Experience (UX) Engineer at ThoughtSpot, you synthesize design and development. You take ThoughtSpot’s innovative product concepts and bring them to life in an effort to push the boundaries of UI design. ThoughtSpot aims to deliver an amazingly powerful and intuitive experience for its users with compelling design aesthetics and deep technical know-how.

You’ll partner with Designers and Developers to develop living breathing prototypes, build UI patterns in code, build and maintain our design system, and assist in the final implementation of new features. You’ll sweat the details to take design over the line by iterating complex interactions, animations, and pixel perfect UI components. You’ll collaborate with the Experience team to user-test new concepts, iterate constantly and assist the engineering with final implementation


  • Deliver innovative, engaging prototypes using the latest in front-end technologies.
  • Advise, collaborate, and synthesize feedback from UX designers, Product Managers, and Developers
  • Fulfill several project requests simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines
  • Assist front-end engineers with the final development
  • Assist in the development of ThoughtSpot’s corporate website


  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • At least 1 year of developing clean, valid and compatible websites and applications
  • HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript development experience

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Object-Oriented JavaScript and modern JavaScript libraries (e.g., Angular, jQuery, Node.)
  • Experience with vector and motion graphics, including SVG, HTML5 Canvas, and Animation via JavaScript and CSS
  • Data visualization experience, D3, Highcharts
  • Experience with development on mobile platforms
  • Excellent communication, project management, and organizational skills

About ThoughtSpot

At ThoughtSpot, we solve some of the hardest, most challenging problems in technology. The kind of problems we solve requires diverse perspectives and the team-spirit to see those differences as opportunities rather than roadblocks. It’s why diversity isn’t a box to check; it’s the heart of “Selfless Excellence,” our core value we live every day. To make our dent in the universe, we seek employees with unique identities, backgrounds, and perspectives that want to build an inclusive, respectful company culture and truly challenge the status quo.

We support our employees with great benefits like 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage for employees and dependents, equity in a late-stage startup backed by top-tier VCs, conveniently located Palo Alto office with an onsite gym, company-provided catered lunch, and dinner, and paid holidays and flexible paid time off.

ThoughtSpot’s Search & AI-Driven analytics platform puts the power of a thousand analysts in every business person’s hands. With ThoughtSpot’s next-generation analytics platform, business people can use Google-like search to easily analyze complex, large-scale enterprise data and get trusted insights to questions they didn’t know to ask, automatically - all with a single click. ThoughtSpot’s customers include the world’s largest companies, such as Amway, BT, Bed Bath and Beyond, Chevron Federal Credit Union, De Beers, JD Sports, PetCo, ServiceNow, and Scotiabank.

ThoughtSpot is helmed by CEO Sudheesh Nair after being co-founded in 2012 by Ajeet Singh and technical co-founders from Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Oracle. Backed by investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, Khosla Ventures, General Catalyst Partners, Geodesic Capital, and Capital One Growth Ventures, ThoughtSpot has raised over $305 million to date at a unicorn valuation. Join us in our mission of enabling analytics “human scale” by putting search and AI-driven analytics in the hands of 20 million users by 2020.