Product Design Lead
*Relocation and visa provided for ideal candidates
The Product Design Lead needs to be a champion in all facets of the design process. You will lead a business unit and a team. You will have hands-on experience with visual design, skilled in Interaction and product design. As a well-rounded UX/UI professional you will connect the dots between business needs, innovation and good design. A great communicator with extensive cross functional collaboration experience and able to balance user needs and business objectives.
Ability to build user flow charts, storyboards, wire frames, and related elements that play into the planning phase of an application.
Experienced in conducting user research to make trade offs backed up by validate user testings, data and experience.
Plan and conduct cross functional product strategy workshops to facilitate ideations and creations of UX related artefacts to help product scoping and delivery planning.
Strong focus on usability and interactive design.
Researching and analyzing industry UX/UI trends and competitor sites and strategies.
Regular review of usage data to analyze user behaviour, pain points and to inform design decisions.
Able to handle expectations of Stakeholders and setting clear vision and get buy in cross functional.
Able to evangelize UX across the organization.
Minimum of 7+ years working experience as a UX Designer.
2-3 year of experience lead a team or department
BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. graphic, interaction, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
Mastered design techniques, such as: building user personas, storyboarding, user research and wireframes.
Fluent in responsive design, native mobile/tablet across UI/UX design.
Expert knowledge of major mobile platforms.
Strong design portfolio and aesthetic