Design @ DoorDash
Blake’s glasses are 3D printed German frames, because design.

Interview with Blake Engel

Design Leadership Interview at DoorDash

Hi Blake! Tell me about your journey into UX design.

Is there something Blake would rather be doing than marching up and down the square? Yes: product design.

Fast-forwarding many years, what do you do at DoorDash now?

As the Head of Dasher Design, how do you spend your time day to day?

Classic work from home team shot. The team is excited to come back together one day!

What makes DoorDash unique from the other companies you’ve worked at previously?

How would you describe your management style and philosophy in general?

What kind of tips would you provide to the designer candidate who might be interested in applying to DoorDash?

Who should consider joining DoorDash?

What do you do when you’re not working?

Jess, Blake, and his two little ones. Toddler and infant scowl included for realistic effect.

What’s your experience been like working at DoorDash as a working parent?

We cannot end this conversation without talking about food, because we are DoorDash. What restaurant would you recommend in your neighborhood?

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Design leader, people manager and product strategist. Currently Head of Design at DoorDash.