The Adobe Design team is seeking a Design Director to lead key experience initiatives for Enterprise Businesses, Creative Teams, as well as common user experiences that weave across all of our core products. This person will direct an existing team of highly skilled designers, and will also work with stakeholders to grow the design team to support new products and business opportunities. This experienced leader will have a background designing complex systems, shipping human-centered products in the Enterprise, and designing for scale. This work will impact the journey of every user at Adobe; from the creation of their identity, to reimagining workflows for teams, scaling up to how enterprises deploy software. We are seeking a holistic design leader. Not only are you a strategic thinker but you have led exceptionally talented teams of designers, and can roll up your sleeves and lead by example. Our ideal candidate will have a proven track record for bringing innovative design solutions to market, leading teams, and being a rabid advocate for the design-led process. You’ll design with the business in mind while still being innovative and delightful.

What you’ll be working on

In this role you will:

  • Manage and grow a team into an inspired, world-class, software design organization.
  • Lead the development of revolutionary experiences to help change the way people work.
  • Partner and collaborate with design leaders and high level executive stakeholders across Adobe.
  • Resource and guide user research, design, prototyping, and production from planning through delivery; support development teams throughout implementation.
  • Work across the company to drive vision, shape priorities, and build executive support for new initiatives.
  • Foster a robust, collaborative design practice.

What you’ll bring to the team

  • Experience managing, developing and building a design team - including design managers.
  • Exceptional, innate sense of and passion for design, combined with insatiable desire to work hands-on and make things.
  • Intimate knowledge of modern, software design practices, tools and processes; with experience designing across desktop, cloud and devices.
  • Ability to develop, lead and inspire a multidisciplinary experience design team.
  • Demonstrated track record for innovative thinking and execution across all things, manner and discipline of design.
  • Proven ability to build, nurture, and influence stakeholder relationships.

How to Apply

To be considered for this role please submit a resume and portfolio.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.