Director of Product Design

Chicago, IL |$180-200K | Job ID: 80898

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Job Description

Are you a creative and innovative product design leader with a passion for solving tough problems with frictionless experiences? Are you looking to build a product design team and organization, as well as redefine customer user experiences? Then we have the position for you!

LaSalle Network is looking to hire a Director of Product Design to build, manage, and lead a team of talented designers to reimagine the look, feel, and usability of our client's digital products.

Director of Product Design Responsibilities:

  • Build, manage, and learn from an inspiring Product Design team
  • Lead design execution and allocation as well as orient team towards the most impactful work
  • Contribute directly on high-level design, as well as defining customer journeys
  • Drive the team toward the future with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Identify requirements, use cases, and user journeys in partnership with product and engineering teams
  • Use both qualitative and quantitative insights to bring the voice of the company into your work
  • Advocate for your designs by bringing a strong and informed point of view to cross-functional and leadership presentations
  • Develop standard UI components/patterns and style guides
  • Develop wireframes, storyboards, and flows to effectively communicate designs and UX
  • Design for mobile-first experiences, both web and app

Director of Product Design Requirements:

  • 7+ years of work experience in visual design environment or related fields
  • At least 3+ years of experience leading and managing a team of user design, experience, and interface designers
  • BA or equivalent in Graphic Design or Visual / Communication Design
  • A strategic approach to both UI/UX
  • Experience managing a team through a successful new product
  • Passion for producing exceptionally high-quality visual solutions using Sketch, Invision, and/or Figma
  • Experience designing on multiple platforms (iOS, Android, Mobile web, Desktop, etc.)
  • Understand the complex interplay between design and content in digital experiences
  • Excited about working on UI, UX, and even user research projects, as necessary

If you are interested in this Director of Product Design opportunity and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today!

Thank you,

Missy Stella
Associate Unit Manager
LaSalle Network

Keywords and Related Terms: product design , UI , UX , fintech , consulting

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.