Group Experience Director

Posted 23 August 2021
Salary£275000 - £276000 per annum
LocationWoodside, San Mateo, California
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCreative
ReferenceBBBH121855_1629746081
Contact NameMolly May

Job description


We are looking for a Group Experience Director for a leading digital product and innovation company.
You'll work across diverse industries and across varying form factors, ranging from automotive, luxury, travel, operating systems, website ecosystems, design for voice and artificial intelligence.
You'll set experiential direction and provide strategic guidance throughout the duration of projects
You'll set and help teams execute against the principles that create great, human centered products
As a hands-on leader with a meticulous eye for detail, you'll help oversee and direct the work to ensure it is realized with incredible creativity and expert craftsmanship.
You'll lead with empathy and insight, synthesizing complex information to lead with clarity.
You'll devise product visions, feature sets and roadmaps
You'll help construct design systems that combine delight and systematic thinking to deliver incredible experiences for global audiences.
You'll work with other disciplines to establish unified strategic and experiential approaches
Lead and continue to develop a world-class team:
You'll help manage and build the UX Design discipline.
You'll mentor and manage other UX Designers, helping them advance and grow.
You'll see opportunities to improve design processes and lead the team in new, better ways of working
You'll lead by example, inspiring those around you to think beyond ordinary
Work with forward-thinking organizations
You'll engage directly with client partners, working with them to solve problems, ideate, imagine and create.
You'll lead discussions and presentations, conveying the power and thought behind your teams' solutions.
You'll build strong relationships with clients and be seen as a natural go-to for creativity, problem solving and ideation.
You'll engage in the full end-to-end process from initial conversations with prospective client partners through to delivery and growing relationships.
Experience:
A strong portfolio that spans a wide variety of digital products, services, and A strong portfolio that spans a wide variety of digital products, services and experiences.
12+ years of experience in the design industry, with a focus on leading teams to create human centered digital experiences
The ability to lead, mentor and inspire our teams to create truly human centered, impactful end products.
Combining thought leadership and strategic thinking to offer a strong point of view
Passion for continual practice and process improvement
A meticulous eye for detail and strong design aesthetic sensibilities
Continued awareness of design trends and innovation