Sr. Director-Design - Open to Remote

Job Description

Who we are:

At AuditBoard we inspire each other to innovate and are proud of what we are producing. We spend each day thinking of new ways to delight our customers and contribute to the greater good of our company and our surrounding communities. We are all about assisting each other and breaking through barriers to create the most loved auditing, risk, and compliance platform by our customers. This is how we have become one of the 100 fastest-growing tech companies in North America for the second year in a row as ranked by Deloitte!  

 

AuditBoard transforms how audit, risk, and compliance professionals manage today’s dynamic risk landscape with a modern, connected platform that engages the front lines, surfaces the risks that matter, and drives better strategic decision-making. More than 25% of the Fortune 500 leverage our award-winning technology to move their businesses forward with greater clarity and agility, and AuditBoard is top-rated in GRC and audit management software on G2.

Why this role is exciting: 

As our new Head of Design you will be empowered to bring your proven leadership and design expertise to envision and implement the design roadmap, scale the team, and bring best practices for AuditBoard, a customer-obsessed, B2B, SaaS Start-Up, changing the way the GRC market does business. 

You will be responsible for creating and leading AuditBoard’s design strategy; building, mentoring and scaling a world class, (global) team, partnering cross functionally within the organization and executive suite to create amazing user experiences, developing a collaborative and innovative design culture fueling the success and growth of AuditBoard’s products and services, taking our success to the next level and beyond!

Attributes for a successful candidate:

  • A hands-on visionary with a proven track record of building, leading and inspiring a high performing, distributed team of product and brand designers in a high growth, preferably SaaS environment.You will also be charged with developing our design research team--adding people and best practices to discovery and delivery processes.
  • 8-10+ years of demonstrable expertise in facilitating and utilizing user-centered design processes, delivering and delighting customers with amazing user experiences within software products and services, in a highly scalable, fast paced organization.
  • Deep experience and application with user experience methodologies and design frameworks.
  • High command of concept visualization, problem-framing skills and design principles.
  • A true champion of collaborative, cross functional partnerships: Engineering, Product Management, CAS, Sales, Executive leadership and current and future AuditBoard clients.
  • Thought leader and resounding gatherer of support for ideation and process, creating a highly effective and collaborative environment to create, deliver and delight customers with highly engaging and effective user experiences and successful product implementations.
  • Ability to communicate and influence executives for new investment opportunities and demonstrate to the design team how to effectively be a design executive. 
  • Bachelors or Masters in Graphic Design, Human Computer Interaction or other relevant field.

 

Perks:

  • You’ll be launching a career at one of the fastest-growing SaaS companies in North America
  • Hybrid/Remote work environment
  • Lunch and snacks when you are in the office
  • LYBL! Live your best life! $200 a month to spend on anything that enhances your life.  
  • Unlimited Access to LinkedIn Learning
  • Additional stipend for learning courses or certifications
  • Celebrate your birthday with the day off
  • Charitable giving - get paid to volunteer for a day
  • All the traditional goodies….health, dental, vision, PTO, holidays
  • Stock options
  • Bonus program
  • 401k to save for your future
  • Fun company and team outings!