Vice President, Design

Headspace   •  

Santa Monica, CA

15+ years

Posted 238 days ago

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How your skills and passion will come to life at Headspace:

    • Build an exciting and coherent design vision and strategy
    • Manage and grow a highly talented and wide spectrum design team (ranging from illustrators, brand designers through product designers and design researchers) into world-class design leaders.
    • Build an inspiring and collaborative culture to help deliver the best possible output from a highly talented team.
    • Work closely with the leadership team to understand the product and business needs and architect the team, process, and culture to deliver against these needs.
    • Explore new creative ventures for Headspace such as physical products (e.g. pods, merchandise, etc).

What you’ve accomplished:

    • 15+ years of progressive design leadership at a world class, design-focused company.
    • Experience in service design.
    • Strong people management skills at speed and scale.
    • Strong process skills.
    • Strong leadership and communication skills.
    • Strong understanding of business needs and ability to connect analytical conversations with creative opportunities. Able to speak both languages comfortably.
    • Experience in a live software environment w an agile, “always be shipping” mode is a big plus.
    • Interest in meditation & mindfulness.