Does the idea of changing the world get you hyped? We are looking for a Head of Design who attracts amazing people, inspires and motivates others.
First things first... top project details!
- Company / team:
Our customer helps companies all over the world connect with honest people. In a year, their team grew from 17 to 250+, and their software verifies over 9,000 government-issued documents from more than 190 countries. That's millions of verified identities a year and a lot of people working behind the scenes to help make the lives of millions, and one day billions, of people safer online.
Trust/Ideas are free/Always come with a solution/They have each other's backs/They are a force for good
- Day to day:
As a Head of their design team, you will lead both their vision and your team but you should also be ready to get your hands dirty when it's needed.
Your mission 🚀
✔️ Bringing a well-organized and systematic approach to building our design team.
✔️ Leading, mentoring and motivating - creating the best possible environment that sets everyone in the design team up for success.
✔️Actively participating in the growing design team and attracting the best talent out there. Being the voice of design.
✔️ Developing and pushing their brand to a new level of consistency and awesomeness.
✔️ Supporting their product development teams with understanding customer problems and how we can best solve them.
✔️ Establishing best practices and making sure they are maintained
✔️ Promoting design work to the outside world in design communities and through conferences, etc.
Perks, my friend!
☑️Help them shape the future of Design and Research - Be one of the core members of their cross-functional product development team composed of product design, software engineering, marketing, and analytics.
☑️ Have Massive Impact & Visibility - Their product is just taking shape. Your work will be critical in defining how identity and trust are created on the internet.
☑️ Grow the Design and User Research team for the world's next big success story (they are backed by investors such as Accel, IVP, Taavet Hinrikus, Ashton Kutcher, and Paul Buchheit).
☑️Do impactful work at a startup that’s growing crazy-fast and is packed with career opportunities
☑️ Join a diverse team of over 40 nationalities
☑️Receive generous sports benefits and additional health insurance.
☑️Be in a pet-friendly and flexible work environment where you are in charge of balancing freedom and responsibility.
☑️Get all the perks that come with a disruptive tech start-up, including health days, unlimited snacks and coffee at the office, team events.
☑️and much more
If this is you – holy cow! 🐄
✔️ Experience advancing a company's design practices (brand, content, product, and research).
✔️ Excellent team-leading and motivating skills and a track record to prove that.
✔️ The ability to attract and develop senior design talent from around the world.
✔️ The know-how to lead complex design topics, scaling your presence from clearly communicating a design vision to addressing project or organizational issues.
✔️ Skills to align senior leadership and opinionated stakeholders on complex design decisions.
✔️ The ability to build strong relationships with the other product development disciplines, as well as customer success, marketing, sales, and other departments.
✔️ Desire to mentor and develop the members of the design and research teams.
✔️ Clear and articulate decision-making skills.
✔️ Strong portfolio with case studies that prove high proficiency in designing apps for different industries
✔️ Excellent English and great communication skills.
Let’s have a chat and GetWith us! 😊