Design Competence Lead 

Kyiv, Lviv, Kharkiv, Dnipro, currently remote


SoftServe, a leading technology solutions company is looking for a Design Competence Partner to take a full ownership of Design hiring across all company locations and teams, strategic hiring planning, resource management and cross-department communication.

In this role you are going to become a company's go-to person with any design-related operational, hr, recruitment and strategic planning questions. You will supervise sustainable growth of the Global Design team (120+ Designers across 10 company's locations) and be a part of the Competence Partnership team.

  • Looking for new challenges in your career and having proven professional experience with talent management or staffing of design teams and roles

  • Showing excellent managing skills and friendship with deadlines

  • Confident in English (Upper-Intermediate level and higher)

  • The kind of person that can effortlessly join any conversation, having excellent negotiation skills, and feeling comfortable communicating with everyone across the whole globe

  • Ready to take the leading role as a relationship link between business and talents

  • The kind of person who knows how to convert strategy into action


  • Developing and maintaining SoftServe's recruitment standards, best practices, key processes, metrics, and tools

  • Coordinating Design staffing demand in all locations

  • Providing consulting and mentoring to our design, recruitment, engineering and management teams

  • Initiating and supporting educational and ramp-up programs to grow our talents

  • Helping to maintain the expert design network 

  • Analyzing training needs to initiate and support relevant learning initiatives

  • Performing market analysis of competency in all locations

  • Improving and maintaining staffing strategy and processes and promote these services inside the company

  • Collecting and analyzing statistics on competency demand, salary, expertise 


  • Work within a strong SoftServe recruitment leadership team

  • Cooperate with the design team around the globe, working with ex-IBM, Yahoo, Fjord, Frog designers

  • Enjoy flexible working hours – whether you are a morning bird or a sleepyhead, it is ok with us

  • Share many other advantages with you such as attractive salary, modern office, a package of benefits, language classes

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