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UX Design Producer

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The User Experience (UX) Design Producer shepherds projects through the design process by coordinating the work of UX Designers, Researchers, and Engineers. In this role, you’ll combine expert project management skills with a passion for user experience to help your team design how billions of users interact with our products. You’ll work cross-functionally and collaborate with managers, designers and engineering teams to plan projects, define milestones, assign resources, assess risks, and help projects meet deadlines. As a Design Producer, you will help facilitate all project-related communications to team members, leaders and other stakeholders. This job requires you to be an expert juggler, a master planner and a flexible project manager who can balance multiple projects that often span continents.

We also strongly emphasize our spirit of team collaboration and unity. As our projects grow in scope and get more complex, we'll need your support to adapt to this increasing demand and maintain a strong sense of teamwork. Embracing and fostering this team culture and objective is key to success. You will be joining a team of 10-15 FTE Designers working on numerous projects on Google Now and Google App.

Responsibilities:
1) Identify team needs for process, tools, documentation, etc. to help the team work more efficiently.
2) Collaborate with designers to deliver work in a way that builds trust across teams and functions such as as engineers and PMs.
3) Clearly communicate with cross-functional team leads and senior management regarding project status, resource requirements, issues, and priorities. Proactively identify and prioritize risks, then create plans to quickly resolve them.
4) Understand strategic priorities and work with designers to make the most impact possible under tight schedules.
5) Lead or collaborate with UX team leadership in key project decision-making, including: requirements gathering, scheduling, resource allocation, and coordination of teams and approval processes.

Minimum Qualifications:
BA/BS or equivalent practical experience.
5+ years experience managing interactive, design, or creative projects (mobile experience is a MUST)
Proven ability to multitask, analyze opportunities, define successful approaches, and proactively solve problems
Working knowledge of project management software. Proficient with spreadsheets or similar and Google Docs.

Preferred Qualifications:
Android experience strongly preferred
Thorough knowledge of user-centered design processes and iterative development processes
Strong familiarity with design tools (Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop), graphic formats and user interface technologies
A strong sense of focus an excellent attention to detail while working in a very fast-paced environment.

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