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Anthropic is hiring a

Principal Product Designer

San Francisco


We are looking for an experienced designer to join the design team at Anthropic, a safety-focused organization at the forefront of AI research. As Senior Product Designer, you will research and design how users interact with and experience our AI technologies.


  • 5+ years of experience as a product designer, interaction designer, or user experience designer
  • Experience in human-computer interaction, user research, and design thinking
  • Track record of shipping innovative and impactful designs
  • Strong portfolio of design projects showcasing your process and results
  • Excellent communication skills to collaborate with engineers and researchers


  • Experience working directly with machine learning models and designing interfaces for them
  • Experience designing for chat or multi-modal interfaces
  • Interest in AI safety and ethics
  • Experience at fast-growing startups
  • Experience recruiting and mentoring design teams
  • Front-end coding skills or functional prototyping
  • Running quick user research and usability sessions
  • Creating novel interactions for emerging technologies

Representative projects

  • Work closely with entirely new AI systems and design new ways for how people can reliably use them
  • Design the user experience for interacting with an AI assistant
  • Develop design processes and best practices
  • Design interfaces for reviewing, monitoring, and improving AI systems
  • Work with engineers and researchers to ensure a great user experience for AI applications

Annual Salary (USD)

The expected salary range for this position is $280k - $375k.

Compensation and Benefits

Anthropic’s compensation package consists of three elements: salary, equity, and benefits. We are committed to pay fairness and aim for these three elements collectively to be highly competitive with market rates.

Equity - On top of this position's salary (listed above), equity will be a major component of the total compensation. We aim to offer higher-than-average equity compensation for a company of our size, and communicate equity amounts at the time of offer issuance.

Benefits we offer include:

  • Optional equity donation matching at a 3:1 ratio, up to 50% of your equity grant.
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance for you and all your dependents.
  • 401(k) plan with 4% matching.
  • 21 weeks of paid parental leave.
  • Unlimited PTO – most staff take between 4-6 weeks each year, sometimes more!
  • Stipends for education, home office improvements, commuting, and wellness.
  • Fertility benefits via Carrot.
  • Daily lunches and snacks in our office.
  • Relocation support for those moving to the Bay Area.