Who We Are Looking For
7 Design Studio is looking for a Design Manager to envision the next generation of user experience. You will invent consumer and enterprise solutions that combine speech, touch and other modalities to drive intuitive interactions on smartphones, tablets, and other connected consumer devices.
You will collaborate with interaction and visual designers, user experience researchers, developers, sales, product managers, architects, engineers, data scientists and senior leadership, to bring your creations to life for the largest customer-focused enterprises in the world.
Desired Skills and Experience
Great portfolio showing your interaction design skills applied to the design of Fortune 100 consumer and enterprise mobile products or services
You can lead the process of user-centered design for interaction design at any point in the product development process
Expert in design - you can create, present and document detailed interaction and functional specifications. You can translate a concept into detailed design specifications that can be used by product and development teams to understand and build a working product
You can articulate the implications of design on a product and are accountable for thinking through complex interaction design challenges based on input from research and data gathered from yourself and other teams
You are accountable for the accuracy of your work and ensure its successful and accurate adoption
You can build strong relationships within and across different parts of the company and demonstrate an ability to effectively work cross functionally with senior management and company leaders to effectively propagate your ideas and direction
You have been lead designer for significant mobile products in one or more vertical markets such as consumer, enterprise, B2B
Excellent in verbal, written and design communication skills
Collaborate and work well within a cross-functional team environment and have previous project management experience with strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
College graduate - preferably a degree, masters or PhD in Computer Science, Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Industrial Design, HCI, or Computer Related Design.
Advanced applied knowledge of user centered design principles and have a strong understanding of brand identity and know how to build systems to support brand values
You have mastery of design tools such as Adobe Create Suite and Omnigraffle.
Experience 8+ years