Director, Design (UI/UX)

Engineering - AMER San Jose, California Req.Num.: 17054


We are looking for a compassionate, dynamic and strategic Design leader to evolve the UX vision and execution of the Nutanix cloud platform. This involves reimagination of the (largely underserved) enterprise computing space to be human/consumption centric. By delivering experiences that achieve maximal delight through minimal simplicity, you will impact the day to day lives of tens of thousands of users across our products. You will influence product strategy and ensure that the voice of our users is well represented in a design first approach to crafting products.
 

You Will:

  • Nurture a high-powered group of designers & design-leads
  • Evolve a culture of inspiration, creative risk-taking and pride in craftsmanship 
  • Champion fast iteration, deep user research, and broad experimentation
  • Ensure excellent execution by partnering with PM and Engineering teams to accelerate development and iteration while maintaining high quality
  • Create experience roadmaps, influence product strategy 
  • Provide direction from concept work all the way through execution

 

You Have:

  • A well aligned “people and product” centric compass
  • A compassionate approach to all things management, coupled with a genuine desire to evolve people
  • Experience managing design teams of 10+ members
  • 5+ years of experience in a Design Leadership role
  • A passion for reducing friction by improving processes and workflows both within the design team and cross-functionally
  • The ability to make difficult decisions with accountability and transparency
  • Very strong presentation and storytelling skills
  • Understanding of business strategy, key business metrics 
  • Excellent cross-disciplinary collaboration skills and strong organizational agility
  • Bias for action and a relentless commitment to high quality outcomes 
  • The ability to think big but start small - you can balance the tactical and keep moving towards the strategic true-north

 

About us

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Jose, California, Nutanix is a passionate team of 6000+ employees worldwide. Our people (we call ourselves “Nutants”) are the heartbeat of #LifeAtNutanix and one of the many things that makes Nutanix a great place to work at. We share an intellectual curiosity, a bias for action, and an obsession for our customers. We are builders and problem solvers with an entrepreneurial spirit. Above all, we celebrate what makes each of us unique. 

We’re growing fast and disrupting the computing industry. Join us and make your mark.

About our business

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and a pioneer in hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making computing invisible anywhere. Companies around the world use Nutanix software to leverage a single platform to manage any app, at any location, at any scale for their private, hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

We’re an equal opportunity employer

Nutanix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and (in the U.S.) an Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other category protected by applicable law. We hire and promote individuals solely on the basis of qualifications for the job to be filled.

We strive to foster an inclusive working environment that enables all our Nutants to be themselves and to do great work in a safe and welcoming environment, free of unlawful discrimination, intimidation or harassment.

As part of this commitment, we will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please let us know by contacting [email protected]

About us

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Jose, California, Nutanix is a passionate team of 6000+ employees worldwide. Our people (we call ourselves “Nutants”) are the heartbeat of #LifeAtNutanix and one of the many things that makes Nutanix a great place to work at. We share an intellectual curiosity, a bias for action, and an obsession for our customers. We are builders and problem solvers with an entrepreneurial spirit. Above all, we celebrate what makes each of us unique. 

We’re growing fast and disrupting the computing industry. Join us and make your mark.

About our business

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and a pioneer in hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making computing invisible anywhere. Companies around the world use Nutanix software to leverage a single platform to manage any app, at any location, at any scale for their private, hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

We’re an equal opportunity employer

Nutanix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and (in the U.S.) an Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other category protected by applicable law. We hire and promote individuals solely on the basis of qualifications for the job to be filled.

We strive to foster an inclusive working environment that enables all our Nutants to be themselves and to do great work in a safe and welcoming environment, free of unlawful discrimination, intimidation or harassment.

As part of this commitment, we will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please let us know by contacting [email protected]

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Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.