Lead Product Design

Location Santa Monica, CA
Starts January
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Tech client is seeking a Lead Product Designer to join their team and help to oversee the Product team under the CPO. Be the first design hire and get in on the ground floor of this fast-growing, VC-backed, proptech, startup.

An ideal candidate will have experience, leading product teams, with UX/UI design, and working at a startup.

Lead Product Design Duties:
-Oversee the product roadmapping, product design and development process
-Own the end to end design process, from ideation, to prototyping, to UX and UI/visual design
-Design high quality experiences that consumers love, that also deliver on business objectives
-Define, build and maintain the design system
-Conduct user research and testing to validate designs and prototypes
-Concept, design and implement products by working with developers, designers, and other team members
-Assess user sentiments to understand what they need to get out of a product
-Monitor metrics such as churn rate, support tickets raised and usage rate by feature
-Manage a team of designers, developers and project managers to ensure a successful final product
-Mockup, prototype and test products

-5+ years of experience in product
-3+ years of experience in design
-Customer and user research experience
-Proficiency in design tools such as: Figma, Sketch, Invision, and Creative Suite (Figma preferred, but open)
-Data driven decision making and experience w/ data analysis
-Demonstrated design and UX sensibilities. You care not only about how things look but why theyre being built in the first place.
-Strong written and verbal communications skills
-Confident, high-energy, self-motivated, and a team player
-Ability and desire to work and excel in a fast-paced environment
-Strong organization skills and attention to detail

Apply now with portfolio!


Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Alexa.Marciano@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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