Design Manager

Kyiv, Ukraine

 

 

Our client, the world’s fastest growing financial portal, currently ranked among the industry’s top 3 sites and one of the top 200 websites in the world is looking for a Product Designer Manager to lead their Kyiv team.

 

The product operates in 50+ languages editions and apps, and offers real-time quotes, charts, breaking news, opinion and analysis on the markets, as well as financial and technical analysis tools. 

In this role you have the unique opportunity to join a special start-up-like team, Influence millions of users and make a difference.

Who you are: 

 

A Product Designer with at least 7 years’ experience in UX and interactive design, and leading product design teams. You understand the product lifecycle from research through prototyping to design & usability testing, and you’re a master of design and prototyping tools. Experience with finance products is a plus, but not a mandatory requirement.

With your strong communication, organizational, and analytical thinking skills, you love to focus on solving complex product problems through design. You have a sense for extraordinary, pixel-perfect solutions, and you’re a team player who knows how to collaborate and brainstorm with all kinds of skilled professionals.

 

 

What you’ll be doing:

  

  • Hiring, developing, and inspiring the design team (currently 1 creative & 5 product designers).

  • Conceptualize and design usable end-to-end product experiences that solve real-user problems.

  • Take charge of functional and visual design, and create designs from rough wireframes to rich prototypes.

  • Focusing product design efforts on your assigned area of platform and projects.

  • Participate in all phases of the product development lifecycle, including product ideation and definition, user research, identifying deliverables, estimating effort, design, post-launch evaluation, and stakeholder communication.

  • Partner with product managers, engineers and other designers to continually evolve and improve our design language and product experience.

  • Follow and support a strong design culture by collaborating with members of multidisciplinary teams and advocate for user-centered design practices, based on data analysis.

 



What you’ll bring:

 

  • 7+ years of design experience building and managing creative and/or design teams specializing in customer journeys, funnels and solving customers usability problems

  • Proven track record leading of shipping high quality products and interactive experiences

  • Experience building cross-functional partnerships and trust across a multidiscipline business.

  • Expertise of interactive UX/UI design and methodologies

  • Entrepreneur or studio management experience is a plus

  • Proven experience in designing complex dashboards and interfaces (charts, indicators, multi-sate elements etc.)  

  • Proven knowledge for designing mobile platforms using the latest design guidelines and conventions (i.e. Apple HIG and Google Material design)

  • Proven design knowledge in responsive design from web desktop to mobile.

  • Excellent English

  • Skilled team player with strong work ethics

  • Responsible, self-motivated, with high level of creativity

  • Updated portfolio that reflects the above – A must

  

What we offer:

  • A chance to step into the exciting and fast growing world of the online industry.

  • Challenging assignments in a local and international environment

  • Being a trusted partner while protecting Investing.com

  • Enjoy excellent benefits and a high-energy working environment

Sounds like a match? You are welcome to apply with the form below, or just drop us a line at evgeniya@hirey.io

Talk soon!