Manager, Product Design
Our team is on a mission to drive operational excellence in field organizations, like retailers, restaurants and hotels, by providing capabilities to better enable & manage deskless workforces. Inkling provides the best way for field organizations to use mobile to unlock the productivity of their deskless employees. And we’re looking for a Manager of Product Design to help drive our design-first vision.
The Manager, Product Design position requires a special blend of design credentials and savvy management. In the management category, you will lead and grow a team of high-performing UX and visual designers as they work with product managers, researchers, and engineers to make a unique and sophisticated product simple to understand and a joy to use. The team is smart, collaborative, and motivated; they need a deft hand to help them achieve their best possible work.
On the design front, you will chart a course to a unified, beautiful, and engaging experience across the Inkling platform. Your design successes—and failures—in the past should instruct your point of view on when to follow a proven path, and when to break all the rules. This is a design-oriented company that will have high expectations for your vision of the future of deskless work.
Finally, the Manager, Product Design will be expected to be an active and visible member of the design community, in order to stay current with design trends, attract new talent to Inkling, and ensure the Inkling name is synonymous with leading-edge design.
This position reports to the Chief Product Officer.
What we look for:
Eight or more years of product/UX design for web and mobile applications.
Experience managing a design team that shipped truly excellent products.
A portfolio that demonstrates your personal software design style and adaptability.
Experience working in Enterprise SaaS a plus.
Humility and a genuinely collaborative attitude.
How To Apply