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Director, Visual Design

  • location

    Newark

  • sector:

    Digital, UX, Visual

  • job type:

    Permanent

  • salary:

    Competitive Package + Equity

  • Contact:

    Joe Drewett

  • Email:

    joe.drewett@orbisconsultants.com

  • published:

    3 months ago

  • expiry date:

    2019-10-29

  • Consultant:

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Director, Visual Design | Global Technology Company | Competitive Package Incl. Equity

 

Our client, a Global Technology Company focused on Audio Entertainment, Information and Educational Programming, is looking for a Director of Visual Design to lead a squad of 3-6 team members to transform customer insight into delightful and innovative experiences that drive business results.

 

The position is Full-Time. Location: Newark, NJ


 

Responsibilities

  • Lead multiple UX teams and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Plan bodies of work including digging into the scope, activities, deliverables and iterations required.
  • Conduct regular project review stand-ups to provide creative and strategic leadership, and holding teams to the highest standards. 
  • Define and uphold UX strategy and design standards.
  • Assemble and build teams with the right skills and personalities to deliver successful projects and build out capacity.

 

Required:

  • 7+ years' experience as a user experience designer, interactions designer, information architect or similar. 
  • 3+ years' experience managing managers and teams of 6+ designers across multiple tracks of work.
  • Proven track record of designing high-quality digital products and craft an overall vision to guide the team.
  • Ability to craft design strategy, customer models (personas / journey maps / user research synthesis) and technical understanding of the constraints of multiple platforms.
  • Experience hiring and developing talent, developing processes and tools.
  • Knowledge of the digital audio market and trends.

 

Environment:

Product Design, Design, Creative, Agile, Technology, Products, Innovation, Wireframes, Customer Models, Management