We're growing our product & design team at CBRE Build, and are looking for a seasoned design leader to join us!
Who are you?
You've mastered product design and you know the right tool for each job. You love hands-on work, you're a true visual thinker and you're full of empathy to customers. In addition, you enjoy mentoring others and helping them hone their craft and grow as designers. You enjoy getting your hands dirty with a design challenge, but are able to take a step back and make sure it scales, connects well to other features / products and creates a consistent user experience. You think big, you love frameworks and are excited about building a fast-paced, growing organization that puts design and customers at the heart of its work.
Your day to day
Guide and mentor other designers, construct a career path for them to ensure continuous growth and learning
Provide thoughtful feedback on designs, supporting iterative design and development. Advocate for re-use of existing best practices and the invention of novel ones when needed.
Build frameworks and toolkits that result in consistent user experiences and efficient design and development cycles: styleguides, workflows, collaboration tools, prototyping tools, etc.
Connect New York designers and their work to other teams across the organization to promote collaboration, grow and establish a design practice within CBRE Build.
Translate concepts and requirements into an end-to-end user experience, choosing the appropriate medium and fidelity for effective communication
Build interactive prototypes to test your ideas and communicate them internally and externally
Iterate quickly and explore multiple solutions for a given problem
Collaborate with product managers, designers and engineers to take products from concept to delivery
Here's what you have (Required Skills):
5+ years as a Product Design leader for SaaS products
10+ years of working experience in SaaS technology companies
Impressive, live portfolio demonstrating your awesome work (and your team's work)
Command of design best practices across mediums (responsive web, mobile)
Bachelor's degree in design, HCI or equivalent work experience
Master's degree in design, HCI, communication
Real estate experience
3D / VR experience
Internal Number: 18026349
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