Design Director

Responsibility:

  • As a Design Director, you will lead a team of talented and highly collaborative designers, product managers, engineers and customers to develop a wide range of applications on mobile and web
  • Create the department’s vision and relays it to team members; a vision that is in line with the basic organizational values
  • Lead the user experience design & research discipline including building strong team of design professionals as well as continually improving UX capabilities, tools, processes & best practices
  • Responsible for all engagements including all UX project deliverables (such as user research, concepts, wireframes, prototypes, code etc.), engagement, agreement, timelines & delivery
  • Translate business requirements, end user needs & inputs from clients & cross functional teams into differentiated design solutions
  • Responsible for enabling a department setting that allows smooth cooperation and collaboration of cross-functional departments
  • Maximize on opportunities for innovativeness towards the product development efforts
  • Coach & mentor a strong team of user experience professionals

Desired Skills/ Experience:

  • Passion for building wonderful digital applications
  • 12+ years’ experience creating large scale enterprise application interfaces or large scale websites
  • Creative & strategic thinker able to develop innovative solutions to problems & leading design
  • Hands-on expertise in information architecture, use case development, storyboarding, mock-up & high interactive prototypes
  • Strong understanding of front-end technologies
  • Ability to interact effectively with product teams of all levels & backgrounds
  • Deep understanding & awareness of product development & experience
  • Ability to manage & mentor
  • Engaging presentation style & excellent writing & visual communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively