If you are passionate about designing next-gen software application that solves problems that matter and wow the users with the simplicity and ease of use, this job is for you.
We are looking for 'Director of Product Design' with the passion to solve complex business problems through design thinking. We're a close-knit, collaborative group, guided by a highly iterative user-centered design process.
- Define design goals, strategies and guidelines.
- Create and implement a hiring plan to ensure availability of high quality design resources to build the best of bread and innovative products and features.
- Set high standards for UX and design and implement structure and process to ensure that the design and engineering teams meet these standards.
- Partner with product, engineering, and research to ensure projects are well-defined, high impact, and successfully executed.
- Work closely with product managers, engineers, QA and their leaders to ensure a cohesive user experience across all products.
- Manage and coach product designers and review their work from time to time.
- Defining user persona and ensuring that the design team develops a strong user empathy.
- Advocate the importance of User Centered Design and mentoring designers on design process and deliverable.
Ideal Candidate Should have
- 10+ year experience in designing web/mobile applications (preferable B2B SaaS).
- Preferably a master’s of bachelor’s degree in design.
- Experience working with engineers and product managers to drive strategy, vision, and execution
- Managing, mentoring, and growing top-tier design talent
- Obsessed with the relentless pursuit of UX perfection working inside an iterative and agile development environment.
- Very strong user empathy.
- Must be an expert and advocate of UCD methodology and Usability principles.
- Creative and data-driven.
- Experience with agile development processes and entrepreneurial attitude towards getting things done.