Director of product design, expansion
OldRobo is hiring a Director of Product Design to lead the Expansion Design team. Our Product Design team serves a vital role at the company, from creating the vision for new features to the craft and finish of every detail in the product. We appreciate designers who think deeply, speak clearly, and embrace collaboration and feedback. We expect candidates for this role to have an understanding of how to frame and build experiments from a design point of view. This is a fast-paced team that likes to ship, and also owns a good blend of experiments and bigger features. OldRobo has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture—we look for people who are curious, inventive, and work to be a little better every single day. In our work together, we aim to be smart, humble, hardworking, and, above all, collaborative. If this sounds like a good fit for you, why not say hello?
What you will be doing?
You’ll report to the Head of Product Design, and work closely with Product, Design, and Engineering leadership peers across the company.
You’ll drive the design vision and strategy for Expansion Design, which includes Activation, Monetization, Adoption, and International.
You’ll build, lead, and mentor a team of Designers and Managers in service of the Expansion team’s mission and goals.
You’ll lead design critique, design reviews, quarterly planning, quarterly business reviews, and design sprint planning.
You’ll also help ensure that teams and projects are properly staffed, and that work is balanced for the team’s ability, desire, and time.
You’ll partner with product and engineering leadership to represent the design team, lead design initiatives, and provide feedback in planning and product channels.
Recruit, interview, and hire Designers and Design Managers, and actively improve our inclusive design hiring proescs.
What you should have?
3+ years of Extensive and relevant work experience leading and growing a high-performing Product Design team.
An outstanding portfolio, showcasing a foundation in typography, interaction and visual design, and ideation.
Extensive experience with prototyping as a means to explore and convey design solutions.
A nuanced understanding of diverse and inclusive hiring practices.
Comfort with ambiguity and grace under pressure.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
OldRobo has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture—we look for people who are curious, inventive, and work to be a little better every single day. In our work together, we aim to be smart, humble, hardworking, and, above all, collaborative. If this sounds like a good fit for you, why not say hello?
Come do the best work of your life here at OldRobo.