Head of Product Design

Whats4work
  • Gurgaon
  • Confidential
  • 7-12 years
  • Views
  • 11 Jul 2018

  • IT/ Information Technology

  • Internet/ ECommerce
Job Description

As an Head of Product Design, you will be responsible for working closely with the Co-founders and VPs across all functions to build and launch important new products and features that impact lives of tens of thousands of professionals and customers who engage daily with our apps. You will collaborate with engineers, designers, researchers, and analysts during the entire product lifecycle. You’ll help shape the future of the Largest Services Marketplace in India
Role requirements
- You must be extremely pragmatic and have an exceptional ability to empower and manage a team of designers
- 6+ years of experience in designing for digital products (preferably in consumer internet space)
- 2+ years of experience as a design leader with proven experience leading design efforts on successful, complex projects at scale
- Hands-on with design tools like Sketch, Marvel (or, Invision)
- Ability to consider long-term sustainability in all design decisions and maintain an eye for reusability in designs
- Your work should include solving problems of the organisation for growth, conversion, sales etc. via design
- You should have hands-on experience in working with engineering teams and product management teams
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- You should be able to crisply define a problem statement, what success should look like and how did you arrive at a design solution
- You should have the ability to align user needs with business objectives
Responsibilities
- You will work closely with the founders, VPs to solve some of the most critical business, user problems using design
- You should facilitate and nurture an environment of constant learning
- You should be an evangelist of the UrbanClap design team (both, inside the company as well as to the broader external community)
- Work with your team to optimize output and ensure timely deliverables requested of the design team
- Empower your team members to proactively lead iteration cycles with stakeholders and push designs forward according to the team’s vision and understanding of the business goals of each request
- Lead team meetings, regular stand-ups, regular review & strategy sessions with the founders
- Be highly communicative and responsive both within your team and to stakeholders across the company while managing a large volume of ongoing projects
- You honour and compliment the contribution of your peers. You believe good design is the desired result of collaboration, and that it is a shared responsibility of everyone in an organisation.


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Deepti
Co - Founder

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