Head of Experience Quirky
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We are Quirky.
We make invention accessible.
We believe that the best ideas in the world aren't actually in the world--they're locked in people's heads.
We exist to solve that problem.
And we're looking for an amazing and passionate Head of Experience.
Reporting to the Chief Design Officer, the Head of Experience will be managing the Design department in NYC. This person will have past experience in transforming or re-inventing the design of the platform experience. To own experience, design means the ability to envision and implement beautiful but unexpected visuals and design a unique Quirky-brand experience. You are of the belief that quality is better than quantity and seek excellence and perfection in everything you do. You create success and you do it quickly.
There will be a close-knit collaboration with the Platform, Design and Marketing departments to craft experiences that stay true and elevate the Quirky brand.
--Set up overall strategic path that entails conception, design and implementation of a playful, provocative platform
--Exude creativity in vision and designs.
--Work in close collaboration with Digital Product Designers, Software Engineers, Invention Ambassadors and Marketing Dept.
--Communicate and present your team's work appropriately to the company and community.
--Leverage data in a way that informs your design decisions
--Contribute your valuable skills to a very, very big movement
Required Skills and Experience
--You are a designer at heart but you also have an understanding of the feasibility of your vision on the backend.
--A clear understanding of design-centered processes as well as proven methodologies for identifying and solving problems
--Stunning portfolio full of a wide range of visual styles.
--Dedicated and strong attention to detail.
--Clear, concise, and transparent communication style.
--Action-oriented, off-the-charts work ethic, and flexibility.
--Passion for what we are building at Quirky.
--HTML & CSS experience.
-Experience working on one or more highly-trafficked websites/mobile websites/native applications
1. Check us out at www.quirky.com. Register if you have not already done so. Spend some time on our site/app understanding what we do. If you like what you see, please continue.
2. In order to be considered, you must provide link to your portfolio or some place we can view your work.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
We Make Invention Accessible
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: FreshTracks Capital
, Norwest Venture Partners
, RRE Ventures All Jobs: at Quirky
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||For centuries, becoming an "inventor" has been a hard gig to crack. Complexities relating to financing, engineering, distribution, and legalities have stood in the way of brilliant people executing on their great ideas.
Since launching in 2009, Quirky has rapidly changed the way the world thinks about product development.
We bring two brand new consumer products to market each week, by enabling a fluid conversation between a global community and Quirky's expert product design staff.
The world influences our business in real-time, and we share our revenue directly with the people who helped us make successful decisions.|
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