Senior Design Manager / Principal Product Designer Lithium Technologies
Build software. Reach 500 million users. Change lives. That?s what we?re doing at Lithium. And you can do it, too. If you want to put your stamp on the digital customer space and enjoy yourself along the way, come join the team. We?re looking for seriously passionate, fun, collaborative & innovative thinkers to help us change the world.
Are you a forward-thinking Sr. User Experience Design Leader who can grow and lead a high performing team of UX designers to the next level? Do you love tackling large problems and breaking them down into simple solutions? Are you passionate about creating easy-to-use, dynamic and engaging experiences? Do you want to join us inrevolutionizing how brands connect with their users. across web and mobile?
Wonderful ? Lets talk!
As the ideal candidate for this position, you can identify B2B customer needs and translate them into innovative simple solutions. You are fluent in best practices for Information Architecture, Interaction Design, Visual Design, Usability, and Data Analytics with practical knowledge of User Centered Design processes and lifecycles. You are at ease both visualizing an experience in the abstract and driving that vision into solid design deliverables such as user interface designs, interaction models, and prototypes. You have the ability to provide and effectively communicate strategic and tactical recommendations. You think first from the customer?s perspective and set high standards for yourself and your team to develop best-in-class experiences.
Inspire, manage, mentor and grow the Lithium Social Web UXD team.
Lead design initiatives in Lithium?s fast-paced environment while assessing and optimizing the performance of new and existing features.
Ensure that all User Experience activities are executed at high quality levels, manage team initiatives, set priorities, and manage scoping.
Responsibly and effectively advocate for customers and impart day-to-day strategic user experience leadership.
Ability to jump in hands-on and lead initiatives as individual contributor rationalizing your design decisions from concept to pixels perfection.
Serve as a UX evangelist with PM, ENG, Marketing, Sales, and the go-to-market organizations to help them understand the vision, roadmap and best practices
Travel 5-10% to customers and prospects
Fluent in best practices for Information Architecture, Interaction Design, Visual Design, Usability, and Data Analytics with practical knowledge of User Centered Design processes and lifecycles.
Excellent listening, oral, and written communication skills; strong interpersonal and persuasion skills
Expert in Adobe Creative suite and typical creative software
Experience with Enterprise Software, Data Visualization and Mobile a big plus
7+ years of experience in UX Design and UX Management
Bachelor?s degree or equivalent experience (Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Industrial Design or similar degrees preferred)
Lithium's software helps companies reinvent how they connect with their customers. We work with more than 300 of the world's best brands? including AT&T, Best Buy, Indosat, Sephora, Skype and Telstra ? to respond on social networks and to build trusted content on a community they own. Now with Klout, Lithium reaches more than 500 million consumers across 10,000 specific interest areas to establish trust and reputation. Together, we represent one of the biggest collections of data on consumer attitudes, preferences and digital activities. Our 100% SaaS-based Lithium Social Customer Experience? platform enables brands to build and engage vibrant customer communities to drive sales, reduce service costs, accelerate innovation and grow brand advocacy. We are experiencing rapid growth and are recognized as a leader by top analyst firms, including Gartner and Forrester. And because our culture is as exciting as our products, we?ve been ranked as one of Glassdoor?s Best Place to Work. Come check us out!
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