Director of Product Design

Schoology - Multiple Locations or Remote - Full time

What you'll do:

  • Manage, mentor, and grow the team of product designers - this includes setting clear goals, managing project loads/allocation, ensuring deadlines are met, and setting up team members for overall success
  • Guide the team to develop best practices for ensuring a high bar of quality and design consistency across platforms
  • Work with product leadership to translate business objectives into design objectives and initiatives
  • Establish how data and customer research are gathered and integrated into the design process
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with product management, engineering, marketing, and other internal teams to ensure a smooth product development process
  • Lead the recruiting process for hiring new designers
  • Manage and execute in a fast-paced environment

In order to succeed in this position, you will have:

  • Minimum 10 years industry experience with at least two years in a management or leadership role on a Design team
  • Proven leadership and expertise in high level product strategy
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
  • Experience with customer research, usability testing, and data
  • Experience and expertise in iOS, Android, and Web design principles and guidelines

All team members at Schoology are expected to embody our core values which are Passion, Collaboration, Innovation, Curiosity and Integrity.

Our mission is to continuously advance what is possible in education. You in?

Schoology is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity of every kind.

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Locations

Austin, Texas
New York
Remote

Role

Ux / Graphic Design

Experience Level

Senior Level

Schoology

Schoology is one of the fastest growing education technology companies with millions of users across the world.

We bring together the best K-12 learning management system with assessment management to improve student performance, foster collaboration, and personalize learning.

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