Lead Product Designer at Verkada

Posted on: 04/22/2022

Location: (ON-SITE)

full time

Glassdoor: 4.0 / 5 | Original Source

Tags: hci photoshop illustrator zeplin sketch figma coverage ux

Everything at Verkada begins with design. Every part of our product experience is carefully crafted to be simple, elegant, and powerful. As a Lead Product designer, you will be responsible for delivering best-in-class web/mobile tools (user interface designs, interaction models, prototypes, etc.) in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. You’ll work with product managers, designers, and engineers to design our software, from defining a product vision to tweaking pixels before each release. ### Responsibilities * Collaborate closely with designers, engineers, and product managers in a highly agile development environment with quick ideation and prototyping. * Build and foster a collaborative work environment. * Run inspiring and formal brainstorming sessions with engineers, product, and other designers. * Developing product strategies that deliver on customer needs and the company’s vision * Build clear, concise and intuitive UX/UI with everything from low-fidelity wireframes to pixel perfect final designs. * Mentoring junior designers, providing constructive feedback and elevating their work to the highest standards. * Serve as a project lead, co-owning the final product with engineering leads. * Manage multiple projects and stakeholder relationships. * Manage and maintain a project’s scope and schedule. * Initiate and participate in user research as needed on key projects. ### Qualifications * Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent * 6+ years of product design or mobile product design experience * A drive to solve complex problems with simple and elegant solutions * Proven experience in creative problem solving and partnering with product, engineering, and other designers to do so * Experienced in creating and integrating animated visuals and interactive design * Proficient in: Sketch, Figma, Zeplin, Adobe Creative Suite (PhotoShop, After Effects, and Illustrator) ### Perks and Benefits * Generous company paid medical, dental & vision insurance coverage * Unlimited paid time off & 11 companywide paid holidays * Wellness allowance * Commuter benefits * Healthy lunches and dinners provided daily * Paid parental leave policy & fertility benefits