DevFacto is looking to hire a UX Practice Manager to help drive the organization's strategic design vision in addition to managing a team of highly skilled UX designers and developers.
The UX Practice Manager will apply their strong understanding of customer needs with an equally deep understanding of business goals to champion design solutions that deliver value to DevFacto’s business and customers. The ideal candidate for this role is passionate about solving user problems with innovative design techniques and insights to build innovative solutions for a variety of customers. This role will report to and work closely with the Vice President, Delivery Services and other members of DevFacto’s leadership team to ensure growth strategies align with internal mandates and opportunities.
If you’re looking to:
Lead, manage and scale a team of highly skilled UX designers and developers
Deliver best-in class solutions through expert knowledge of design processed and tools
Serve as lead for all user experience and design activities including user interface (UI), content strategy, information architecture and design, motion design, visual design, and user research
Establish, communicate and evolve effective UX strategy through a strong understanding of user-centered design techniques and best practices, in order to deliver on both the customer and DevFacto’s goals
Act as a true champion of design thinking and demonstrate its ability to deliver business value, both internally and with our clients
Attract, recruit, retain, and grow a highly functioning UX team
And you have:
5 years of UX design experience, with at least 2 years in a lead design role
5 years of experience leading teams with a proven track record of delivering innovative design solutions
Demonstrated experience working across the design spectrum from research to iteration and implementation, with a demonstrated knowledge of all aspects of UX/UI theory
Strong people management and leadership skills and solid experience building, mentoring and leading highly effective design teams
Strong analytic, strategic and conceptual design skills with exceptional attention to detail and familiarity using data and client insights to influence design decisions
Extensive knowledge of information architecture, user-centered design best practices, creative and visual design concepts and their application to solution design
The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, agile environment, while leading process improvement efforts for the team and developing long term roadmaps
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple complex projects with significant financial implication and high executive visibility
Exceptional ability to communicate with a variety of stakeholders at all levels of the organization in a collaborative manner through both verbal and written channels
A degree in design, human-computer Interaction or related field
DevFacto can offer you:
Competitive salaries, group benefits, profit sharing
Be part of an incredibly talented team, and join at a crucial stage with an ability to contribute tangibly to our product and service offerings
Flexible hours, creative workspaces with games and a fully stocked kitchen
Regular team social events including Friday happy-hours and monthly team outings
If this sounds like a match made in heaven, we want to hear from you!
Since 2007, DevFacto stood apart from the crowd by focusing on a simple equation: happy employees = happy customers. Through continued dedication to employee well-being and corporate culture, DevFacto has quickly become a sought-after workplace, recognized in the industry for balancing fast-growth with cultural excellence.