DEI Business Partner | DocuSign | $111.6-182.8k | Remote (US)

DEI Business Partner | DocuSign | $111.6-182.8k | Remote (US)

111,600 - 182,800 / year
Remote US
Application ends: July 12, 2024
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Job Description

Highlights of the Job Offer

  • Position and Company: DEI Business Partner at DocuSign, a leader in e-signature and contract lifecycle management.
  • Salary Range: $111,600 to $182,775, varying by state (CA, IL, CO, WA, NY).
  • Experience Required: 8+ years in a complex corporate setting and program management, specifically in DEI.
  • Key Responsibilities: Implement DEI strategies across business units, design and manage employee engagement initiatives, and consult with senior executives.
  • Skills and Qualifications: Strong program management, strategic initiative implementation, change management, and stakeholder negotiation skills.
  • Additional Skills: Excellent communication, teamworking, and project management abilities, with a capability to manage complex tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Preferred Qualifications: Facilitation and coaching skills, deep awareness of diversity aspects, and experience in a high-tech, fast-paced environment.
  • Remote Work Designation: The role is fully remote, primarily serving the US.
  • Global Benefits: Includes paid time off, parental leave, full health benefits from day one, retirement plans, learning and development opportunities, compassionate care leave.
  • Company Culture and Ethics: Committed to building trust and inclusivity, with a strong emphasis on equal opportunity and accommodation for disabilities.

Job Offer Details

Company Overview

Docusign brings agreements to life. Over 1.5 million customers and more than a billion people in over 180 countries use Docusign solutions to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people’s lives. With intelligent agreement management, Docusign unleashes business-critical data that is trapped inside of documents. Until now, these were disconnected from business systems of record, costing businesses time, money, and opportunity. Using Docusign’s Intelligent Agreement Management platform, companies can create, commit, and manage agreements with solutions created by the #1 company in e-signature and contract lifecycle management (CLM).

What you’ll do

DocuSign is looking for a dedicated and experienced DEI Business Partner to join our Global Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion team. In this strategic role, you will collaborate with specified business units to create and implement long-term DEI strategies, driving meaningful initiatives that promote a more inclusive and equitable working environment. You will be a valued adviser to business leaders, HR partners, and senior leadership, using your knowledge to boost DEI initiatives and support best practices.

This position is an individual contributor role reporting to the Culture & Engagement Director.


  • Consult with senior executive business unit executives to establish and implement yearly DEI strategic plans that match with DocuSign’s overarching DEI goal.
  • Design and manage global and functional employee engagement initiatives that create a diverse and inclusive workplace, encouraging a feeling of belonging for all.
  • Collaborate with the Talent Acquisition team on recruiting procedures for mid-level and higher, offering useful insights to guarantee a varied candidate pool.
  • Identify and suggest DEI programming ideas for implementation across the company, assuring effectiveness and impact.
  • Promote DEI projects through frequent communication across business units, such as delivering updates at town halls and leadership meetings.
  • As a trusted adviser to various business unit working groups, provide strategic counsel and help on DEI issues.
  • Analyze data to uncover patterns and create actionable insights for business executives and HR Business Partners, guiding strategic decision-making.
  • Support the overall DEI team with operational activities and special projects as needed, displaying good cooperation skills.

Job Designation

Remote: Employee is not required to be in or near an office frequently and works from a designated remote work location for the majority of the time.

Positions at DocuSign are assigned a job designation of either In Office, Hybrid or Remote and are specific to the role/job. Preferred job designations are not guaranteed when changing positions within DocuSign. DocuSign reserves the right to change a position’s job designation depending on business needs and as permitted by local law.

What you bring


  • 8+ years of experience working cross-functionally in a complicated corporate setting
  • 8+ years of proven successful expertise in program management and delivery, particularly in the DEI domain.
  • Proven track record in establishing and implementing strategic initiatives for business divisions.
  • Experience with change management and successfully negotiating stakeholder interactions across varied groups in an enterprise context.
  • Proven capacity to adapt and prosper in a fast-paced atmosphere, welcoming change with a resilient and solution-oriented approach.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact successfully with cross-functional teams while demonstrating flexibility and agility
  • Experience planning and delivering data-driven initiatives, with expertise managing dynamic budgets.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced workplace while prioritizing efficiently, adapting to changing demands, and keeping colleagues informed.


  • Strong facilitation and coaching abilities, with the ability to engage and encourage individuals and teams toward shared goals.
  • Deep awareness and appreciation for variety that includes cultural background, ethnicity, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, and other intersecting distinctions.
  • Outstanding communication, writing, teamwork, and project management abilities.
  • Strong program/project management abilities with the ability to manage complicated tasks simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) or a comparable combination of education, training, and relevant experience
  • Experience working in a high-tech, fast-paced, hyper-growth environment.
  • Worked in a multicultural workplace and supported a worldwide staff.

Wage Transparency

Based on applicable legislation, the below details pay ranges in the following locations:

  • California: $118,300 – $182,775 base salary
  • Illinois and Colorado: $111,600 – $153,525 base salary
  • Washington and New York (including NYC metro area): $111,600 – $162,625 base salary

This role is also eligible for bonus, equity and benefits.

Global Benefits Provide Options For The Following

  • Paid Time Off: earned time off, as well as paid company holidays based on region
  • Paid Parental Leave: take up to six months off with your child after birth, adoption or foster care placement
  • Full Health Benefits Plans: options for 100% employer paid and minimum employee contribution health plans from day one of employment
  • Retirement Plans: select retirement and pension programs with potential for employer contributions
  • Learning and Development: options for coaching, online courses and education reimbursements
  • Compassionate Care Leave: paid time off following the loss of a loved one and other life-changing events

Life at Docusign

Working here

Docusign is committed to building trust and making the world more agreeable for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what’s right, every day. At Docusign, everything is equal.

We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better than we found it. And for that, you’ll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which we live.


Docusign provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in job application procedures. If you need such an accommodation, including an accommodation to properly use our online system, you may contact us at

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States Not Eligible for Employment

This position is not eligible for employment in the following states: Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.

Equal Opportunity Employer

It’s important to us that we build a talented team that is as diverse as our customers and where all employees feel a deep sense of belonging and thrive. We encourage great talent who bring a range of perspectives to apply for our open positions. Docusign is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes hiring decisions based on experience, skill, aptitude and a can-do approach. We will not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected category.

Location: United States (Remote)