Product Design Lead

New York, United States · Product Management

Description

At Squarefoot, we build technology to make it easier and more transparent for companies to find office space. Design plays a crucial role at the company, and as the Product Design Lead, you will advocate for our users as you define strategies and goals with the executive team. You will get into the weeds to understand user needs and problems, and craft them into elegant and intuitive experiences. There is a wide range of projects. One day, you might be optimizing designs for conversions on our consumer facing site. Another day, you might be destilling a complex task into a simple an intuitive mobile tool for our brokers. You will also be managing and growing your own team and defining what design means at Squarefoot.

Requirements

- Work cross functionally to determine features and requirements

- Work closely with executive team to shape the company’s product strategy and goals

- Partake in all phases of design from user research, conceptulization and wireframes, to mockups and prototyping

- Lead user testing and field work

- Collaborate with engineers and PMs to implement designs

- Manage and grow team and eventually lead all things design at SquareFoot


Qualifications

- BA/BS Degree in Design, HCI, or equivalent/related field

- 5+ years of experience in UX/UI, Interaction, or Product Design

- Demonstrated expertise in designing usable mobile and web app experiences

- Strong visual design sensabilites

- Experience with HTML, CSS, Javascript etc.

- Experience and interest in user research and testing methodoloiges

- Great leadership, communication, and collaboration skills

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