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Director, Product Design


YouEarnedIt | Product Development | Austin, TX

Overview of role:

We’re looking for a leader to guide the product design team in building and improving our web and mobile platforms. You’ll lead our design process, mentor team members, and shape the future of our product vision.

YouEarnedIt is an evolving, cross-platform product that serves thousands of customers in the employee engagement industry and we’re seeking a strategic design leader who can manage our day-to-day design work while working with leadership to ensure design fits with our larger vision.

What awesome stuff you’ll do:

  • Collaborate with partners from engineering, product, marketing, and senior leadership
  • Guide designers using up-to-date knowledge on UX principles, design tools, and research methodologies
  • Establish effective design processes that guide the team
  • Articulate and show the value of design across the company
  • Mentor and guide designers from various backgrounds
  • Help build cross-functional support for our design system
  • Work closely with product managers to align design deliverables to the platform roadmap

What you'll need to be successful:

  • 10+ years in product design with experience in user research, visual designs, and content strategy
  • Deep knowledge of user-centered design principles across platforms
  • Experience shaping the design process in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Experience building teams and mentoring designers
  • Excellent communication skills to build consensus and trust across the Org
  • A passion for building effective, meaningful user experiences based on feedback and data
  • A shared passion for our mission to make employees’ lives better

Bonus points for:

  • Degree in Design (or related field)
  • Experience in an agile development environment highly desirable
  • Experience working with JIRA and Confluence desired