Director of Product Design

Location: San Francisco, CA
Date Posted: 10-10-2017
Our client is looking for an inspired, creative Director of Product Design to guide the design team in crafting the experience thousands of users have while interacting with our core product offering. Working closely with the VP of Product and Vice President of Engineering, you will be heading up design efforts, optimizing user flow, and making the user experience easy, fast, and fun. Based in our new office right by the water in San Francisco's Financial District, you will play a meaningful role in building out Credible's growing design team as we expand in the coming year.

Sample Projects Include:

  • Managing a research process to discover how best to serve users who don’t complete registration process.
  • Conducting a user flow analysis in collaboration with the Product Management team and brainstorming and prototyping ways to increase conversion.
  • Re-imagining our mobile user experience.

Education and Experience:

  • 6+ years of progressive experience in UI/UX design, product design, and/or art direction experience with a focus on internet and mobile consumer products is required. At least 1 year of supervisory experience required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, UI/UX, HCI or a related field required.
  • A beautiful, inspiring portfolio that demonstrates real life experience with interaction models, customer flows, style guides, and prototypes required.
  • High-level knowledge of design tools - Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, and any other tools needed to get the job done.
  • Experience building and overseeing the entire user research process - everything from surveys to ethnographic research to usability testing.

Personality and Values:

  • Eye for design: you're passionate about design and aesthetic.
  • Next-level execution: you turn product requirements into sketches, wireframes, UI designs and prototypes that bring them to life.
  • Balance function and form: your design work is purposeful, and you recognize that great design brings a combination of aesthetic and usability.
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