Vice President of Design

Design Las Vegas, Nevada Bentonville, Arkansas


Description

This position will ideally be located in Bentonville, AR or Las Vegas, NV.

We are looking for a VP of Design to join our team and help lead the charge in our mission to help people work better. If you are a passionate and experienced design leader, we want to talk! You will represent the value of design across the organization, and work to inspire our teams, clients, and users. We believe that leadership is about empowering people. As a senior leader at RevUnit, you will play a pivotal role in helping to shape the growth and trajectory of our design team. Some of your responsibilities will include:


  • Continue to cast a vision for the growth of design at RevUnit
  • Push the design practice at RevUnit forward by challenging what doesn’t work, and reinforcing what does
  • Help us develop the next generation of RevUnit leaders by teaching, training, and growing your direct reports
  • Partner with your directors and others to iterate on our processes and ways of working
  • Model what it means to lead with empathy, accountability, and candor
  • Map to and develop relationships with senior leaders within our clients’ organizations
  • Represent and evangelize the business value of design inside and out of RevUnit
  • Review and make business decisions based on the team’s P&L
  • Anything else the team needs (we're all in this together, after all)

Our design team is a diverse and deeply talented assembly of researchers, UX designers, product designers, and more. We value a broad spectrum of capability in our team, as well as the expertise that comes with specialization in specific disciplines of design. This is a great opportunity for you as a design leader to influence, shape, and steward our vision for helping people work better!

Details

What You’ll Bring

  • Empathic and kind-hearted, embody our core values of:
    • Do what’s right
    • Be fearless
    • A little better all the time
    • I’ve got your back, you got mine
    • Celebrate the wins
  • Strong grasp of the principles of design thinking, and the ability to leverage divergent and convergent models of problem-solving at the appropriate times
  • Passion to be a visible and active champion for the Design function, while partnering with your peers in Product and Technology to advocate for cross-functional collaboration
  • Financial acumen, and the ability to manage multiple budgets effectively
  • Teachable and open-minded towards new ideas (especially if they aren't yours)
  • Operate autonomously, with a bias toward action
  • Be able to roll with the punches and adapt quickly to change
  • Embrace radical candor as you form, communicate, and defend your ideas (while sitting on the receiving end of constructive criticism)
  • Willingness to spend time learning and training
  • 12+ years of professional experience designing for digital products and platforms
  • 7+ years of experience leading and managing teams of people (ideally in an agency environment)
  • Working knowledge of designing with Sketch, InVision, Adobe CC, and other related tools

Helpful Qualities to Have

  • Familiarity with the Agile and Lean frameworks
  • Experience supporting and/or leading research initiatives and usability studies
  • UX certification(s)

BENEFITS
  • Flexible workplace environment - and we mean it!
  • Employee health insurance 100% paid
  • Employee dental insurance 100% paid
  • Employee vision insurance 100% paid
  • Employee life/AD&D insurance 100% paid
  • Employee short-term & long-term disability 100% paid
  • Participation in RevUnit's Bonus program
  • Matching 401k Program
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave
  • Unlimited vacation policy (we trust you to be responsible)
  • Hackation policy (one paid trip per year to work from one of RevUnit’s office locations)
  • Two company All Hands meetings per year for team-building, training, and strategic alignment 

ABOUT US

Since 2012 we’ve been designing world-class digital products, from Enterprise mobile applications to best in class web apps. The mission at RevUnit has always been to inspire our product teams to solve real-world problems.  We believe that starts with cultivating an exceptional internal culture. RevUnit has a 97% Employee Net Promoter Score (we’d refer our friends and family to work at RevUnit), and is one of the Best Places to Work since 2016 three years in a row.

Our commitment to our people and culture helps us to be successful in solving our favorite problems, which involve workforce transformation, or the process of innovating for enterprise employees. Our custom apps focus on task management and productivity, communication, engagement and gamification, and learning management systems. Through all of our products, we are ultimately building a platform for brands to connect their people with purpose.

RevUnit is committed to hiring the best people for the job, regardless of race, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.