You will report directly to the Head of Design for Financial Services, and partner with your cross-functional peers to inform the roadmap, and drive increased cohesion of the respective pieces. You will lead a team of 3+ product designers. You will provide guidance of their output, facilitating cross-functional partnerships and the design process. You will promote an outstanding design practice, influence product strategy, and ensure product execution. As a Design Director, you'll provide mentorship and champion the craft and career development of your team, while creating a safe haven so designers can accomplish their best work.
- 12+ years of relevant design experience in digital product, 4+ years in people management
- Experience managing product designers and marketing designers, and the ability to build, mentor, and motivate teams
- A diverse portfolio of work personally designed and shipped, along with examples of work directed and delivered by your team
- Experience synthesizing company-level goals to help teams across multiple products create remarkable design experiences
- Led a team of 3+ creatives, providing direction, pushing the quality of the work, and inspiring a strong design culture
- Influence the overarching strategy for Payments Platform, in collaboration with engineering and product management leadership
- Build relationships with cross-functional team members from Engineering, Product, Marketing, and Data Science and speak to product strategy, design goals, and execution
- Participate in design discipline-wide conversations and create deliverables on how to improve process, operations, and tools
At Square, we want you to be well and thrive. Our global benefits package includes:
- Healthcare covera`ge
- Retirement Plans
- Employee Stock Purchase Program
- Wellness perks
- Paid parental leave
- Paid time off
- Learning and Development resources
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June 13th, 2021
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February 19th, 2021
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