You may know SKF as the world leading supplier of products and solutions in the rolling bearing business. In addition, we are one of the leading players in seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training. The inherent skills and competence of our around 40,000 employees help us to fulfill our objective of creating more intelligent, sustainable and innovative customer solutions. SKF is a truly global company with presence in more than 130 countries, serving an extensive range of industries and customers worldwide.
The individual we seek is a user-focused design leader, with passion and heart for creating incredible designs that delight users across many digital touch points (apps, products, web etc)
As the Director of UX & UI Design, you are an experienced, collaborative, and talented design expert that is inspired by mobile design and the latest design trends. You are confident that your design execution and aesthetic choices elevate the product you are designing. You are highly capable of building a solid design team with the competencies needed to provide a world class user experience. You are energized to collaborate within teams to shape the future of the customer experience.
Create high-end experiences for users with focus on strong, well defined IA, controls, content, and UI design
Strong ability to see the larger picture and draw connections between the design work and the organization’s broader strategies (not just good design for design sake)
Possess excellent leadership skills with strong executive presence, presentation skills, and attention to detail
Effectively articulate user, business, and technical reasoning for design decisions
Create prototypes rapidly that can demonstrate the solutions to the problems/requirements
Communicate and crate consensus around designs; and to better demonstrate design intent and feasibility
Promote best practices in UI, UX, and interaction design
B.S/B.A in Graphic Design or related field of study required
Masters in design preferred
8 years required 10+ yrs preferred in Design (UX, UI)
5+ yrs leadership and management
Knowledge of response design concepts and implementation
Experience with analytics tools and content management system
Salary Negotiable upon Experience
For more information, visit us at https://www.facebook.com/SKFUSA/ or www.skf.com or follow us at #SKFisEverywhere.
For questions, please feel free to reach out to Amy Sliwinski, Director of Talent Management with SKF at firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.