UX Design Manager
Some quick facts about the team:
We help think through the big ideas with our product, engineering, and marketing partners to shape the user experience from the very beginning.
We design full stack, from ideas to UX wires to final comps, many times all the way through to front-end implementation.
We are cross-platform. Mobile and desktop experiences are considered in tandem.
We’ve developed an experience language all our own: a component library that also functions as a living style guide.
We do research. We stay close to our users.
We are comprehensive. We do design and research for product UI, for marketing, for email, for infographics. For mobile, for desktop, for fun.
We are growing…
We are looking for a hands-on manager to lead a small team of designers, as well as jump in to help with the workload.
We are looking for strong skills in both UX and visual design. The selected candidate will collaborate with cross-functional teams to design tools and experiences to help our business customers (real estate professionals) do their jobs more easily and efficiently. The UX Design Manager will work with product managers and engineering teams as well as user research to produce industry leading, user-friendly interfaces for Trulia.com.
Lead and manage a team of designers for a product family
Work with your team to take responsibility for all parts of the design, eg driving the design vision, design process and decision making
Create engaging, easy-to-use design solutions that address complex business and user needs
Gather requirements to analyze user and business needs, and set scope and interface strategies.
Produce interaction flows, wires, prototypes, beautiful comps
Work closely with Engineering and QA teams through development and implementation cycles
Participate as a contributor to an interdisciplinary team that includes other user experience designers, user researchers, product managers, and engineering.
Bachelors degree required; Masters degree in HCI, Design, or related experience preferred
Excellent leadership and motivational skills
Minimum of 3+ years managing a team of UX Designers
Minimum five years of user-centered design experience.
Experience working in lean and agile environments
Strong knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology
Strong visual design skills
Excellent communication and organization skills. Must be able to function as a thought leader as well as an individual contributor. Must be able to communicate design ideas to the internal development and product management teams.
B2B experience or industry knowledge a plus