Manager of UX MindBody Software
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED MINDBODY Inc is a SaaS company headquartered San Luis Obispo, CA ? one of the happiest places in the world ? and we are looking for a Manager of UX to join our ever-growing team!
You will lead a team of user experience professionals, championing a consistent UX vision across programs and throughout the organization. As the Manager of UX, you will collaborate with product management and development teams as a user advocate throughout the software development life cycle in short-term sprints and long-term vision.
5+ years of user experience (UX) and digital design.
3+ years of experience building and leading successful design and/or UX teams.
Bachelor of Science in design, HCI or related fields or equivalent professional experience.
Drive to instill experience design as a core value within a software development organization?s culture and inspire progressive design.
Strong facilitation, brainstorming and collaboration skills with expert user experience orientation and exceptional people skills.
Deep knowledge of tools used by UX designers and researchers, and when to use them appropriately.
Thorough knowledge of the software development lifecycle in an Agile/Scrum environment, preferably Lean UX methods.
Manage a team of UX designers, visual designers, UX researchers, and copy editors, including hiring, developing, and mentoring UX talent
Educate and promote UX best practices to the Product Development group. This includes facilitating and presenting design talks, studios, critiques, and hack days.
Manage the MINDBODY design library, making final decisions on content, submissions and conformance in development team projects.
Collaborate with Senior Management to help develop priorities for the organization.
Coordinate and provide direction for UX assignments and activities across multiple projects and strategic initiatives.
Maintain and continually improve processes for how UX professionals collaborate with development teams and Product Managers during the development lifecycle.
Set direction for gathering and analyzing usability research on projects.
Define and measure metrics to track user satisfaction both overall and specific to strategic development initiatives.
Ensure the UX team is delivering high-quality and timely research, design, and usability testing.
Attract, develop and retain top UX design talent to support a fast growing company.
Send us your resume, portfolio, and any other information you think we should about you!
Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard.
Able to sit at a desk for extended periods of time and read a computer monitor.
Able to read and comprehend reason and analyze.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
SCOPE OF SUPERVISION:
This position plays a key role in recruiting, supervising, evaluating, mentoring and if necessary dismissing the people on the UX Team. Actual hiring and budgetary authority belongs to the Chief Product Officer. Although, the Manager of UX can operate successfully with little direct supervision, all operational changes particularly those relating to job function changes, raises, service level goals, and anything budget related must be agreed upon by the Chief Product Officer.
The incumbent or successful candidate must meet the position requirements above in order to perform the essential functions of this position and achieve the outcomes/results indicated in this position description. MINDBODY, Inc will make every effort to make reasonable accommodations upon request to enable qualified individuals with known disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job.
||4251 South Higuera Street |
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED