#174091

Product Designer Lead

Location:
Remote
Job Terms:
Permanent
Start date:
12/06/2021
Posted By:
Robin Legator
Date:
10/29/2021

Job Description:

AMAZING PRODUCT DESIGNER LEAD OPPORTUNITY @ HOME FITNESS COMPANY -- 100% REMOTE

Our rapidly growing client, the world’s first nearly invisible home gym featuring live and on-demand fitness classes in a variety of workout genres, and 1:1 personal training, is hiring an experienced design leader who’s owned the product design roadmap for B2C and DTC tech companies at a growth stage with a detailed knowledge of design norms and standards across iOS, Android, and web.

The ideal candidate has a diverse portfolio that displays excellence in taking products from concept to implementation and is excited to be “hands on” while building a team. They've worked closely with executive teams to advocate for design decisions that drive business impact while partnering closely with engineering teams.  They have a proven track record of delivering a high standard of craft with a high velocity of output through balancing speed of execution/shipping with attention to detail and quality.  They've been a hands-on designer in growth stage companies as well as having mentored, managed, and built design teams that deliver incredible products. Colleagues would describe this person as a trusted partner who builds and leads design teams to deliver incredible products while advocating for a roadmap that empowers the user. 

How the role impacts company:
The Product Design Leader will own the ever changing face of our products through a period of unprecedented growth by creating and shaping world-class experiences for our customers. They will manage a team of designers that work within cross-functional product teams dedicated to an ever-growing list of messaging channels. The design team is small but mighty so growing it is a focus. The Product Design Leader will also work closely with the executive team as the champion for roadmapping that drives sustained business growth. 

How you’ll impact the role:

  • Manage, mentor, and inspire a team of product designers
  • Take entire product features from concept to completion: move fluidly between high-level concepting, wireframes, product design, user-interface and interaction design, visual design, storytelling, and prototyping
  • Work cross-functionally with design, product, engineering, content, and marketing teams to help execute the company’s product and design strategy, and incorporate partner input into design work
  • Create prototypes and variations to facilitate user testing and research
  • Design features that balance high quality with shipping quickly and often
  • Work within and continue to evolve design system

What you need to apply:

  • At least 6 years of experience in product design -- a combination of B2C, DTC and even some B2B is ideal
  • Portfolio to submit
  • Passion for building something and making an immediate and significant impact