Lead Product Designer
Mr. Adrien Feudjio
Type of Job
April 28, 2021 at 5:30:00 PM
About the job
About the job
The Zone is looking for a Lead Product Designer to build out assets, product and branding in order to make Mental Health accessible while creating an engaging user experience. You will be tasked with working with hiring leading other designers and working with cross-functional team members. Being customer focused, we will expect you to rely on user feedback to drive what we build out.
By partnering with cross-functional teams and customers, you will turn your insights into delightful products in a creative environment that requires proven leadership skills and the ability to execute a creative vision.
More responsibilities in detail:
Be responsible for advocating for the importance of UCD, UX + UX research, lean and agile methodologies throughout the design team and whenever interacting with those outside the design team
Work with product and engineering to define and improve the product design process. Be the ultimate owner of this process and reporting to the CEO.
Own and help to define the user testing and user research process
Work on and manage the brand and marketing website
Be responsible for identifying staffing, process or other resource holes in the design team and helping to fill them
Mentor and manage junior product and visual designers
Engage with the management and running of the business generally
Set design requirements based on information from internal teams and user research.
Identify new product improvement opportunities.
Help develop product roadmap with management team
Analyze how a new product satisfies market needs and consumer preferences.
Stay up to date on current industry trends and market conditions.
Modify and revise existing designs to meet changing customer preferences.
Deep knowledge and experience of UX and UI design
Strong visual design skills
Management and preferably also leadership experience
Preferably experience working in product design at a SAAS company
Strong web design and preferably also brand design credentials would be advantageous
Preferably, some experience of designing design processes in small – medium-sized companies and ensuring consistency across multiple teams
Proven experience in all phases of the design process including user research, copywriting, wireframing, prototyping, visual design, interaction design, and usability testing
An intuitive eye for customer needs beyond the obvious
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to collect and interpret both qualitative and quantitative feedback
A well-rounded portfolio of client work, demonstrating a strong understanding of client objectives
Ability to effectively communicate and persuade around design concepts
Passion for design; not satisfied with the status quo and always thinking of ways to improve
Creative problem-solving skills
Dynamic, creative personality, effective at engaging and influencing a variety of audiences
Provide assistance to product engineers when needed
Recommend new tools and technologies by staying abreast of the latest trends and techniques
Health and Dental insurance
Salary/Equity .25% - 2%- Based upon experience
The Zone is a Tele-Wellness startup putting Mental Wellness coaching in Student athletes pockets, so they can feel and perform their best.