Design Director, Digital/Product

A versatile leader with a focused background in digital product

YOU: You are a versatile leader with a focused background in digital product and service design. You are comfortable switching from focused design work to co-creating with teams and clients and your portfolio is a testament to your ability to conceptualize, curate, and craft compelling strategy-driven interactions.

THEM: A digital product and innovation studio that works in close collaboration with clients to create
and evolve products, brands, and businesses and to elevate the way the world interacts with technology.


  • Partner with clients to understand their business and project objectives
  • Design, pitch and sell project solutions as part of the new business process
  • Partner with Product Management counterparts to create macro project schedules and detailed project and sprint plans, and advocate for design throughout the strategy and development process
  • Own the success of project design efforts and provide hands-on senior-level leadership to ensure smooth collaboration between strategy, engineering and client teams
  • Architect and conduct user research/testing sessions to validate design propositions
  • Ideate through sketches, UX documentation and functional prototypes to demonstrate and validate product features
  • Partner with design leadership to create an engaged, enthusiastic design team culture; developing standards and practices, team planning and mentorship of both full-time and freelance designers


  • A 7+ year track record of delivering world-class digital products and services for high-profile clients 
  • Experience inside a small, design-driven agency 
  • Positive leadership and a cultural standard setter
  • Ability to estimate design effort against early-stage briefs
  • Experience working within a range of process methodologies including agile, fixed-scope/waterfall, and both formal and thorough
  • A passion for applying strategy, design and technology to help businesses change the way they interact with customers, each other and the world
  • Comfort with ambiguity and ability to “embrace the chaos”
  • A proactive project leader who can simultaneously motivate and champion, hold teams and clients accountable and mitigate risk
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