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Position: Director for User Experience, Network Services Location: Sunnyvale, CA Job ID: 31794
Think about impacting 1 out of every 2 people online -- in innovative and imaginative ways that are uniquely Yahoo!. We do just that each and every day, and you could too. After all, it's big thinkers like you who will create the next generation of Internet experiences for consumers and advertisers across the globe. Now's the time to show the world what you've got. Put your ideas to work for over half a billion people.
Yahoo! Inc. is looking for a Director of User Experience to lead the Design team for Yahoo! Network Services. This role would manage an international team of designers responsible for common components used across Yahoo!. This includes login, registration, Yahoo! Pulse and social tools appearing in mail and Yahoo.com. We are looking for a passionate and strong Design Director, who can think strategically while executing with a great eye for detail, to help us create integrated consumer experiences across Yahoo! products. This is a great opportunity to work on products that impact millions of people and to partner with the other user experience leaders toward greater consistency and improved user experience.
- Provide product direction and vision to your team of visual and interaction designers and deliver world-class user-experiences. - Inspire, excite, and motivate your team, key stakeholders and executives - Foster and support a collaborative, innovative culture - Collaborate with other leaders in product, marketing, engineering, research, and the business to help make all of Yahoo! social. - Work across the company to determine best practices and design standards - Oversee multiple projects simultaneously from planning to launch - Define priorities and manage resources (both in the US and Asia) as appropriate across projects - Manage and mentor designers: performance reviews, compensation and career growth - Successfully communicate product and design strategies and concepts within the framework of a user-centered design process
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