Director of Design.

Canada • Remote

Fluxon is a product and software development company based out of San Francisco, California. We are founded by a group of ex-Googlers and startup founders who love building great products. We are obsessed with quality and speed, and we love the work we do. Our clients comprise of the most innovative and forward-thinking companies in the world.

Currently, we are looking for an experienced Design Director to join our team.

Who are you?

You are a master of bringing ideas into reality and you lead by example. You are obsessed with breaking new creative ground, through crafting the best ideas and telling the best stories through design. You are hands on, and you play an integral part in a project and your team’s success with clear direction, guidance, and encouragement. You have high integrity, a strong work ethic and you enjoy life outside of work. If this sounds like you, we would love to chat!

Relevant experience and abilities

  • Experience in leading teams and driving organizational design, career development, and culture both within UX organizations.
  • Experience in working with cross-functional teams of designers, engineers, and product managers throughout the design process, from creating user flows and wireframes to building user interface mockups and prototypes.
  • Experience providing key contributions to innovative, successful products and UI Platforms.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to listen, articulate positions, and advocate designs.
  • Experience making abstract ideas and requirements into tangible artifacts that enable a cross-functional team to align on a vision.
  • Experience providing key contributions to innovative, successful products and UI Platforms.

Bonus if you have competence/experience in

  • Experience working with US or European clients.

Responsibilities

  • Lead, motivate and retain a diverse team of designers in the latest UI/UX techniques and tools.
  • Apply principles of design thinking to create and deliver engaging and high quality experiences for users.
  • Build strong partnerships with our product and engineering teams to understand and implement product visions.
  • Guide the design process throughout the project, as well as dig into wires alongside your team.
  • Coach the design team on customer presentations and discussions of their work.

What we offer

  • Exposure to high-profile startups / big companies in Silicon Valley
  • Work on challenging projects with sophisticated requirements, and lots of traffic
  • International travel
  • Flexible work hours
  • Personal development and professional growth
  • Top-of-the-market salary
  • Personalized workstation
  • Paid vacation and holidays