Product Designer & UI Engineer. Design Systems lead at New Relic.
… I’m also working with the designers on copywriting — making sure the words we’re using make sense. Design reviews aren’t critiques, they are problem solving sessions.
A similar thing can be said about design systems. How we document our system matters because it reflects how we spend our days. And how we spend our days shapes the nature of the products we build.
… People don’t know what commits and branches are. But then Kevin, our CTO, brought up the fact that in the coming years designers and developers will work together more and more. So both parties need to be speaking the same language.