Radiant, ThoughtSpot design system

What I learned by building a design system from scratch

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May 10, 2020 · 11 min read

Context

Strategy

Marketing strategy: going guerilla

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Thoughtspot logo (T-shirt and sticker), Radiant logo (stickers) and Radiant team T-shirt

Organizational strategy: the federal model

Doing the work

How to make the best system decisions

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A typical design system architecture

How to effectively curate decisions

How to communicate decisions at the right time

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Board of Radiant components strategically situated in the middle of the Product team open space.

The case for a design token management tool

Outcomes

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Before/after of a List View.

Challenges

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Defining when is the break-even point in each project is the most challenging part.

Portfolio of Christophe Coutzoukis

Design & Front-End / Management & Leadership

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Written by

Challenger of habituation on a mission to improve humanity, one idea at a time. UX Engineer Manager at Thoughspot.

Portfolio of Christophe Coutzoukis

UX Design, Product Design, Front-end Development, Interaction Design, Web design.

ventrebleu

Written by

Challenger of habituation on a mission to improve humanity, one idea at a time. UX Engineer Manager at Thoughspot.

Portfolio of Christophe Coutzoukis

UX Design, Product Design, Front-end Development, Interaction Design, Web design.

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