Director of Product Design

  • Location

    United States

  • Sector:

    Product , UX/UI Design

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  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

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  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

  • Experience

    • 10 + years of experience

    • Diverse experiences of company and products from 0-1 starting a product to scaling

      • Consumer Product, as must

      • Start up or early stage company at some point during career

    • Has a portfolio or work from their past experiences or teams they lead

    • B2B2C would be great (i.e. marketplaces)

    • Familiar with experimentation A/B Testing and iterated through a product

    • Worked with PM, Eng, research and copywriting, ux writing, or content design

    • Impact and results driven

    • Degree: Can be in graphic design, HCI, Computer Science, Psychology or self taught (with additional years of experience)

  • Craft

    • Has a strong eye for visual design, interaction and understanding user needs

    • Has a high bar for design quality and the craftsmanship

    • Has the ability to design, if absolutely necessary

    • Has experience working with or creating a design system


  • Management and Leadership

    • Managed managers

    • Experiences of managing multiple projects at the same time

    • Know how to balance business and user needs

    • Has hired and built out teams

    • Ability to influence and negotiate with product partners

    • Ability to coach and mentor talent 


  • Strategy and Planning

    • Has the ability to size, plan projects set priorities for the team

    • Has a strong sense for product design process


Not looking for (Can have done it, but is not the primary experience)

  • Marketing, brand design only

  • B2B only

  • Agency only