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Design Manager

Practice Fusion k

San Francisco, CA

Jul 23
Job Description

At Practice Fusion, we are reimagining how doctors provide care for their patients, how patients engage with their healthcare, and how a growing number of technologies will inform millions of people about their health. We believe that great design can have a massive, positive impact on healthcare, and the Design team is looking for a rock star Design Manager who shares in our mission.

About you
In this role, you will partner with the Director of Design to continue to cultivate an inspiring design organization that delivers great experiences to health care providers and fosters a culture of creativity, cross-functional collaboration, and design excellence. As Design Manager, you will guide, mentor, and support designers to develop their craft and their careers; create operational efficiencies for fast-paced product execution and effective collaboration; influence product vision and strategy; and socialize the amazing work of the team.

Responsibilities
- Manage, nurture and mentor a group of product designers to do their best work and grow in their career
- Help designers understand the big picture and the small details while never losing sight of user and business goals
- Work with designers set clear goals, manage and prioritize their projects, and ensure deadlines are met
- Oversee project timelines and deliverables, allocate project resources, guide production pipeline, and communicate evolving project goals
- Build relationships with cross functional team members and executives to stay aligned on objectives and foster effective collaboration
- Be an inspiring design representative internally and externally who can speak to company vision, product development process, and design principles
- Effectively advocate for our customers to build a shared understanding of their needs across all teams in the company
- Work with the Director of Design to recruit and onboard exceptional design talent

Qualifications
- 2+ industry experience in a people management role on a Design team
- 5+ years of professional design experience
- Bachelor degree in relevant field highly preferred or equivalent experience
- Portfolio that demonstrates applied experience as a leader in the creative process and a commitment to a user-centered design approach
- Ability to embrace change with nimble ease in adapting
- Solid organizational and project management skills and the ability to balance divergent projects and competing deadlines
- Expert at design process, workshop design, and facilitation
- Excellent communicator and presenter with the ability to persuade and inspire different audiences at varying levels in the company
- Commitment to learning new concepts in the complex world of health IT
- Highly collaborative, low-ego approach to design

Practice Fusion

Practice Fusion, an Allscripts company, is reimagining how doctors provide care for their patients, how patients engage with their healthcare, and how a growing number of technologies will inform millions of people about their health. We believe that great user-centered design can have a massive, positive impact on healthcare.