Director of Product Design


San Francisco, California / Weebly

Posted: Nov 1, 2017

Description

Come lead product design and manage an amazing team! The Weebly design team builds harmony through our robust design process, design reviews, work sessions, and stand-ups to inspire and influence the direction of the product, brand and our company as a whole. We believe in simplicity in everything and maintain a high quality standard in how we impact millions of users.

 

Responsibilities:

Mentor and manage a small team of designers?caring for their professional and personal development?including, defining clear goals, prioritizing work, and creating an environment that fosters collaboration, trust, and respect

Push the design team forward by surfacing processes and examples that inspire us to improve the quality of our work and the ways we collaborate

Collaborate with Product Managers, Design Engineers, Engineers, and User Research, Product Marketing Managers to define goals, process, and prioritize the work.

Communicate our product vision and plan to a cross-functional product team

To uphold a high standard for our brand expressions and our product experiences

Serve as an ambassador for Weebly Design within the org and in the broader design community

 

Requirements:

3-5+ years of experience working as part of a design team

2-3+ years of experience managing a small team

Experience in and a desire to mentor and develop designers

Emotional intelligence?the ability to truly understand what each individual on your team needs to thrive and feel fulfilled

An inspiring portfolio of mobile and web-based projects that highlights your approach to problem solving as well as the solutions themselves

A demonstrated ability to lead a project end-to-end and with a cross-functional team

Strong communication and presentation skills (both written and oral)

Strong interaction design, visual design, prototyping skills, and the ability to help shape product strategy

Human-centric approach to designing products

Strong cross-functional collaboration and communication skills

Fluency in Sketch, Adobe CS, Invision (or other prototyping products)

Light skills in HTML & CSS

 

Perks:

Competitive salary

Stock options

Employer-paid health care

Employer match of retirement contribution up to the maximum allowed by law

Company credit card

Multiple large monitors, Aeron chair

Electronically operated sit to stand desks

Free food, drinks & snacks at the office (including breakfast, lunch, and dinner prepared by our professional chef)

In-office gym, weekly yoga classes and massages

Fun, get-things-done work environment -- work whenever you want, take days off whenever you want, as long as you're getting things done

 

 

Company:

Weebly is a complete platform that allows anyone to start and grow an online business with curated website templates, powerful ecommerce and integrated marketing. More than 40 million entrepreneurs around the world use Weebly to grow their customer base, fuel sales and market their idea. Designed for any entrepreneur who wants to reach a global audience, Weebly gives everyone the freedom to create a high quality online presence that works brilliantly across any device. Over 325 million people a month visit a site or store made on Weebly, or half of the US population each month.

The office culture at Weebly encourages new ideas and teamwork above all else. Our team is collaborative and sociable.  

Must be willing to relocate to or near San Francisco, CA.  

How To Apply

https://www.behance.net/joblist/57609/Director-of-Product-Design

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