Product Design Director
About the Role:
RealSelf empowers consumers to connect, share, and help others. You will play a key role in helping the UX team create beautiful experiences for millions of users across the globe.
In this role you will:
- Build, mentor, and lead a team of UX and visual designers
- Create consistent and cohesive experiences across Web, mobile, and brand/marketing
- Have a solid understanding of technical design constraints
- Lead design reviews and discuss decisions and tradeoffs in an open forum
- Collaborate with PM, Analytics, and Engineering to turn strategic product vision into creative, delightful UX
- Be a “player coach” and be willing to get your hands dirty while leading the team
- Utilize AB testing to drive continual improvements to the site experience
Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
- The unique designer who is equally obsessed with visuals and business outcomes
- Able to operate at conceptual levels but also loves hands-on pixel polishing
- Experienced in designing and shipping interfaces for mobile-first users
- Experienced in multi-language / localized products
- A curious and critical thinker, able to articulate complex ideas with humility and humor
- Experienced in being hands-on with users by leveraging feedback and user testing for guiding design decisions
- Have worked with Agile development teams and understand how UX fits in the agile development workflow
- Have experience in building and maintaining pattern libraries in a responsive web product
- An experienced manager with 7-10 years of web and mobile UX experience
Travel: No travel is required with this role
RealSelf is a values and performance-driven team that shares a common purpose of achieving our mission of empowering people to make smart, confident self-improvement decisions. We believe in inclusiveness, equal pay, and giving back. Our office sits in a historic Pioneer Square building. Employees also have the option to bring their (well-behaved) dogs to work!
Millions of people from around the world visit RealSelf each month to browse patient reviews, before and after photos, and medical expert answers to discover which treatments and providers live up to their promise of being “Worth It.” RealSelf.com is the leading consumer destination in the $32B US medical aesthetics market. We make it easy to get the information and deep support needed to make confident purchase decisions. Since 2006 our authentic stories, unbiased ratings, and expert answers from board-certified doctors have helped millions of people explore treatments and decisions that range from laser skin resurfacing to highly considered cosmetic surgery. With the backing of world-class investors we’re growing RealSelf into a global business with a broad range of services. Come join our super talented and passionate team!
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RealSelf is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.