Remote UX Design Manager

Location New York, NY (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a well known insurance group, has an exciting opportunity for a Remote UX Design Manager to join their team full time.

***Please note, this role can be fully remote, but being local to NY, NJ or PA is highly preferred as there will be occasional onsite visits to NYC or Holmdel, NJ. You must also be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to be considered for this role.***

In this role, the Remote UX Design Manager will be dedicated to all things visual, UI and product design for the company's client and consumer product experiences as well as advance accessibility application across digital products. Your main focus will be on the strategy and understanding of the target consumers of digital experiences and building UX deliverables that solve complex customer and business problems. You will manage a small team of junior UX designers and will deliver experiences that provide satisfying & intuitive solutions using human-centered research, strategy and design principles. Additional responsibilities include:

- coach team through product ideation and development using a mature, modern design process as well as on their overall career paths
- conducting and leading experience design projects with a keen focus on consumer/user experience
- lead the improvement and enhancement of the Design System documentation, as well as the Figma libraries that support it
- contributing to hands-on design projects as needed
- providing expert feedback in the areas of design, development, and testing to teams across the organization for new features and functionality that leverage the Design System
- develop and implement policies, procedures, and processes to meet institutional compliance with laws, regulations, and established technical standards related to accessible technology
- iterate and refine visual design language through understanding and digesting user feedback
- work with product manager and team lead to incorporate testing feedback into design
- collaborate with outside development and engineering agencies to ensure designs are properly implemented
- participate in all stages of design process: planning, prioritizing, scheduling design releases, etc.
- hire, train, develop and manage staff

Requirements for the Remote UX Design Manager include:

- at least 5+ years of professional design experience, specifically in UI, visual, product and / or visual design; deep experience and knowledge of Figma and Adobe CS
- previous leadership and management experience
- knowledge of accessibility standards for design
- portfolio that illustrates contemporary design / illustration / icon aesthetics and experience working on digital consumer brands; excellent aesthetics
- strong understanding of digital product lifecycles and design systems
- understanding of development processes and tools and fluency in UX design process
- strong communication and presentation skills; ability to present and articulate your ideas to all levels of an organization
- highly collaborative, ability to thrive on a small team
- insurance and/or healthcare industry experience is a plus!

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