Senior UX/UI Designer - Director of Design

Location: New York, New York
Date Posted: 10-22-2018
Senior UX/UI Designer - Director of Design
Join an innovative team of passionate designers and researchers revolutionizing the patient / healthcare experience
Our client, a very well-established, high-growth health-tech startup, is looking for a senior designer who can grow to Director of Design to join their NYC office. 
This is a great opportunity for a hands-on senior designer who wants to take a leadership role and build a team from the ground up, designing a modern approach to healthcare communication.
  • Concept the UX vision roadmap while leading UX and design across the platform, including the provider-facing ordering system, supplier-facing dashboards, and future products
  • Hire, mentor, and lead an excellent team of designers and researchers
  • Oversee a design process delivering effective solutions and communicating with the product, engineering, and leadership teams
  • Participate in marketing and branding efforts alongside the sales team
  • Set and achieve performance targets to measure the success of the design team
  • Utilize data to identify problems and opportunities, and evaluate the solution
  • Interact with current and potential partners/users to identify their needs
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical, scientific, or quantitative field, or equivalent experience
  • Passionate about improving patient outcomes in the healthcare space
  • 5+ years experience in UX design for web and mobile products
  • Deep understanding of design patterns and technical limitations of the mobile and web
  • Demonstrable Agile experience
  • Mastery of design software, asset management, and all the technical expertise required to run a design department
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects, drive company decision making with detailed trade-offs, manage conflict, and articulate the rationale behind product decisions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Engages in healthy debate and receptive to candid feedback across organization
  • Enthusiasm to get your hands dirty in design -  wireframes, pixel perfect mocks,  and prototypes, and test with real users
  • Experience with HTML/CSS/JS or prototyping software is a plus
  • Background in healthcare, and knowledge of healthcare complexity is a plus
  • Experience scaling an early stage company is a plus 
All applicants must provide an online portfolio.
Lois Siegel
Director of Recruiting
UX Hires
111 John Street, Suite 450, New York NY 10038
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