Overview

We’re looking for a Lead Designer to join Adobe Design to help launch an inspirational community based around Creative Cloud. We’re building a place where people can get answers to questions, connect with one another, and get inspired to create. This will be a key destination for our customers, as well as a important service allowing users to experience the community wherever they are. You have demonstrated a track record of designing and shipping products not only that you’re proud of, but have a proven purpose and need. You empathize with users, actively seek feedback, and embrace collaboration in the design process. Design is at the forefront of everything we do. You’ll be a part of enabling others to share that love.

Adobe Design works directly with executives, product managers and engineering leadership to bring great products to life. We are co-located and work together in person every day to make the best products possible. This position is in San Francisco, California.

What you’ll do:

  • Approach problems holistically. Be an influential design leader, helping your cross-functional peers define strategy, requirements, and experiments to optimize multiple touchpoints of the funnel(SEO, targeted landing pages, on-boarding, communications, signed in/out workflows, etc.).
  • Imbue empathy - Uncover opportunities to decrease friction and enable new pathways by talking to and listening to users about their frustrations and goals.
  • Drive results. As a Lead Designer, you will work closely with Creative Cloud leadership, cross-functional leads, and manage design to meet/exceed KPI’s.
  • Collaborate like mad. Identify synergies and opportunities for optimized end-to-end experiences across workflows, channels, devices, and segments. Partner with the product, content and marketing teams to drive best in class experiences.

What you need to succeed:

  • A degree in a design-related field(HCI, interaction, visual), or comparable work experience
  • 5+ years of experience working in agency, start-up, or corporate environments
  • Capable of balancing a growth hacking mindset, ambiguity, and design quality standards
  • Strength in both interaction and visual design with an ability to prototype designs in lo-fidelity and hi-fidelity as required
  • Has creative and analytical skills to facilitate research, synthesize and communicate findings into insights and opportunity areas that inform and inspire design
  • A desire to go beyond pixels: You do whatever it takes to make a product successful.
  • You’re curious about how business, social, technical and behavioral factors impact the - UX across customer’s journey inside and outside the product UX.
  • The ability to articulate design decisions and the problems they solve persuasively and concisely to all functions of the organization, including executives
  • Excellent communicator and team player, able to connect with others and inspire

You must have an online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating relevant examples to be considered for this position.

Why Adobe

At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.

If you’re looking to make an impact, Adobe’s the place for you. Discover what our employees are saying about their career experiences on the Adobe Life blog and explore the meaningful benefits we offer.