Design Producer / Project Manager

Cupertino, CA
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Job Summary

For this assignment with Aquent's client, we are seeking an enthusiastic Design Producer to support the Ad Platform Design team with the enhancement and creation of tools that support business operations, key functions, and activities. This person will collaborate with the Design Manager and other Producers to provide overall team and project leadership. They will work closely with the design team and cross-functional partners to define project requirements, clarify design goals, lead design reviews, and ensure a quality release of the final product. 

Key Qualifications 

• 5+ years as a producer in software design, digital or creative agency experience preferred 

• Experienced in consumer software development and product lifecycle 

• Thorough understanding of UX/UI ideation, execution, and delivery processes 

• Understanding of desktop and native mobile design best practices 

• Thorough understanding of integrating design, business, marketing, engineering and stakeholder teams to clarify project requirements, define design goals and strategy, execution, and delivery processes. 

• Keen ability to grasp complexity quickly and to focus on key issues. 

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 

• Ability to adapt to constant change. 


• We believe design matters. The design has always been at the heart of the company. The design team is at the creative core of Services. The Design Producer will play a big part in upholding these values and driving innovation and creativity through our design work. 

• We strive for a strong eye and passion for design with strong attention to detail, resourcefulness, adaptability, creativity, and being results oriented with high energy and a positive outlook. 

• This is a fast-paced team focused on complex design challenges. This position works closely with many other teams and will be an advocate for user experience. 


• Manage cross-functional relationships and partnerships while representing design team 

• Lead design brainstorms and workshops 

• Run meetings and design reviews. Gather key ideas, decisions, issues, and action items in meeting notes. 

• Track and report project health on a weekly basis, including communicating status and impending or projected results. 

• Negotiate priorities for the design team given limited resources and an aggressive schedule. 

• Ensure timely handoff of design specs to engineering. 

• Review builds to ensure design integrity has remained intact during implementation. 

• Constantly improve processes and communications in an everchanging, fast-paced working environment. 


The target hiring compensation for this role is $90.73 to $100.81 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include: medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, & eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.


You might be a good addition to the team if you:

• Want to be on a team where design and user experience is represented and defended. 

• Want to work on a team where the best ideas win regardless of source.

• Want to work on a team where trust, sharing, and healthy debate are the norm. 

• Want to be on a team that works closely, collaboratively, and cooperatively with one another to achieve our common goals. 

• Want to work on a team that develops effective processes that ensure success. 

• Want to work on a team that eats together.