Riskified Published: March 18, 2021
Job Type
Category
Level of education
High school
Spoken Language needed
Hebrew
Level of Hebrew
Fluent
Location of job
Tel Aviv/ Ramat Gan
How many relevant years experience do you require for the role:
3 years

Description

Riskified is the AI platform powering the eCommerce revolution. We use cutting-edge technology, machine-learning algorithms, and behavioral analytics to identify legitimate customers and keep them moving toward checkout. Merchants use Riskified to increase revenue, prevent fraud, and eliminate customer friction. Riskified has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and approved billions of dollars of revenue for merchants across virtually all industries, including Wish, Prada, Aldo, Finish Line, and many more. We're privately funded and VC backed, and our recent Series E round raised $165 million with a valuation in excess of $1 billion.

About the Role

We’re looking for an experienced Director of Product Design to join our team. The Product Design team at Riskified is responsible for analyzing user needs in the relevant business context (B2B, B2C, internal teams), devising thoughtful solutions that address those needs, and communicating the value of the solutions to the market.

As the group’s lead, you will be collaborating with your counterparts - in engineering, product management and product marketing - to define the process, operations, and communications that guide the team to build and deliver great products. You will have the chance to build, coach, and mentor a quickly growing and highly skilled group of product designers.

Our design team is dynamic and enthusiastic and collaborates profoundly with each other on a daily basis. Our company and team’s spirit fosters an environment that encourages taking initiative, being open to new ideas, and working towards your own vision.

Riskified values design and makes every effort to provide a cohesive and unique experience across all mediums. Our design team works in different visual channels from application UX/UI to sales and marketing, which ensures constant development of our product and brand.

What You'll Be Doing

- Manage and mentor a talented group of product designers who own a product domain, working independently to achieve their product goals.
- Help shape and groom practices of design-driven user research - quantitative and qualitative - to provide increased clarity of user problems and needs across the product development organization.
- Be responsible for overall group performance and health, resource allocation, and building a culture of design excellence.
- Cultivate a strong design process for the team, and be a key contributor to the team’s partnership with product managers, engineers, and product marketers.
- Effectively communicate your team's product goals, needs and initiatives within the organization

Requirements

- Experience managing a team of product designers before
- Experience with methodically developing designers’ skills and careers
- Excellent at motivating and inspiring people to do their best work
- Experience with recruiting and building product design teams
- 3+ years of hands-on product design experience
- Familiarity with UX research methodologies, experienced with conducting an impactful user research
- Excellent written and spoken communication skills
- Experience working cross functionally with teams such as engineering, brand design and product marketing.
- Ability to understand business needs and goals and align design to the top business priorities.
- Fast learner, with strong problem solving skills and an ability to understand and work with data in technological contexts
- Organization skills and can handle many tasks simultaneously
- Experience working in mid-size or large B2B tech companies or working in the worlds of eCommerce, Payments or Cyber Security - an advantage
- Experience managing managers - an advantage
- Experience working on a complex user interface systems - an advantage
- Familiarity with agile development methodology - an advantage
- Proficiency in Figma, and Jira - an advantage

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