Introduction

Adobe Design is seeking an Experience Design Manager to join our Document Cloud design team. You will lead a team of talented designers to revolutionize the way users create, edit, manipulate, sign, and share documents. Using clarity and simplicity as a foundation, you will help us design innovative web services and products that will provide seamless continuity of experience across Document Cloud web, mobile, and desktop interfaces. This role will bring cohesion to our existing and future efforts and will elevate the user experience to new heights.

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 an active advocate for the design-led process. You will design with the business in mind while still being innovative and delightful.

What you’ll be working on

  • Plan and guide user research, concept development, design iterations, and production from planning through delivery; support development teams throughout implementation.
  • Provide leadership to a team of interaction, visual, and user experience designers each of whom contributes to various pillars of the product experience for a large and diverse population of users.
  • Manage and grow the design team into an inspired, world-class, software design organization.
  • Be an advocate for the design team and represent their work and interests to both upper management and across organizations.
  • Give constructive design feedback on UI workflows, visual comps and assets.

What you’ll bring to the team

  • 8+ years of experience designing responsive websites; 5+ years leading a design team or design management experience.
  • College degree, preferably in design with an emphasis on interaction design, HCI, visual design, or related design field.
  • Intimate knowledge of various web design strategies and patterns, tools, processes, and modern software design practices across platforms and devices.
  • Familiarity of using web analytics data and SEO strategies to inform design decisions.
  • Ability to develop, lead and inspire a multidisciplinary experience design team, encompassing visual design, interaction design, user experience design, and prototyping.
  • Exceptional and innate sense of design, combined with insatiable desire to work hands-on and make things.
  • Demonstrated track record for innovative thinking and execution across all things, manner and discipline of design.
  • Strong operational skills with the ability to drive initiatives across organizations.
  • Ability to communicate well and resolve differences through communication and coaching.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and other front-end technologies is a plus.

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.