Director of Product Design
Enigma’s Product Design team crafts delightful, human experiences that transform complex information into the products that make our users lives easier. We're a close-knit, collaborative group, guided by a highly iterative user-centered design process. Combining research, data, and thoughtful critique, we're discovering needs and solving fundamental problems that deliver real value to our customers.
We are looking for a passionate and influential leader to join our team as the Director of Product Design. In this position, you will help lead product development efforts by guiding, developing, and growing our product design team. As a leader you will set the tone and empower others on the team to facilitate effective design discussions, reviews, and sprints. You will be an active participant in prioritizing and developing our products and roadmap, and will work closely with our engineering and product teams to ensure that we build user-centric, scalable experiences.
What you’ll do here:
-Lead product design teams by providing guidance, oversight, and mentorship to all team members.
-Partner with cross-functional leads to evolve the product development process and advocate for the customer and human-centric design thinking throughout the organization.
-Continue to build and grow our user research capabilities and design system to ensure that we have the knowledge and processes we need to make progressively better informed product decisions.
-Work closely with other design team members to advance patterns, develop standards, and encourage cross-departmental collaboration.
-Drive the ‘right’ projects forward for the business –balancing a continually expanding design system with specific product timelines.-Motivate the team to create designs that constantly push boundaries that elevate Enigma to the forefront of UX design.
-Set clear expectations around sprint cycles and delivery, and promote an informed and inspired, highly collaborative team culture
We’d love to hear from you if:-
You have 10+ years experience in product design and leadership, preferably in applications related to B2B, SAAS, or BI.
-You possess excellent communication and leadership skills that not only serve as a north star for the team, but help to inform design thinking and best practice throughout the wider organization.
-You know how to lift the business through an end to end focus on user experience
-You have a BA/BS degree in design, research, HCI, a related field, or have equivalent experience
-You embrace change and the ambiguity that can often accompany data products with ease and know how to lead your team through it
Enigma is a New York based augmented intelligence company. We’re driven by a greater purpose to move the world forward by engineering deeper understanding through data.
Powered by data science and machine learning, Enigma connects myriad external data sources to deliver the real-world intelligence that empowers organizations to make better decisions every day. Whether working with credit providers to verify small businesses, setting up large payment providers to comply with GDPR, or delivering the workforce insights that power better-calibrated group insurance offerings, Enigma is building the intelligent products and services that enable businesses to answer their most critical questions about people, places, and companies.
We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.