Over the past four years, Personio has done a great job of building an extensive product with a strong market fit. It is now looking to appoint a senior product leader who has been through a rapid growth environment and who can build and structure a world-class product design function.
The Head of Product Design (HoPD) oversees one or multiple domains within the Design organization, pursuing the mission of “Enabling Designers in product to reliably deliver cutting-edge, high quality, user experiences to our users”. This person will lead and grow a team of highly talented Design Leaders, being a model of leadership and bringing dense knowledge about the Design craft.
Constantly looking for opportunities to improve processes, structures, and people, the HoPD is a business-oriented leader that makes sure our Design practices and priorities are connected with our overall company strategy and ambitions.
This role will be pivotal to the future success of the business as it looks to solidify and expand its all-in-one HR platform into new markets.Your tasks and responsibilities will include:
Owning the design vision and strategy around global aspects of the Personio experience (e.g. Design System, Analytics, Document Experience), constantly communicating and collaborating with stakeholders on the topic
Leading by example in developing a highly professional and customer-focused culture
Growing and developing a team of talented Design Leaders
Providing context to the designers of her/his domain of current business objectives and vision, providing direction to their efforts
Shaping and establishing exceptional product design practices, enabling for high-quality work and cross-functional collaboration from early discovery to delivery
Working with the Director of UX, Design Leadership, UX Research Lead, and Departmental Leadership to distill our Design Vision and Principles into an actionable strategy
Maintaining ongoing market and competitive analysis to ensure that Personio keeps its innovative position on the path to category leadership
Building and leading a world-class product design organization – attracting and retaining high potential individuals into the domain
Fostering a healthy team culture rooted in collaboration, transparency, and inclusiveness