UX Director

A global, digital creative group is looking for a talented user experience UX Director to join our team. We’re considering candidates from all over the world as we believe in breaking down barriers to build better solutions.

At Bravvura, we stand for meaningful, long-lasting connections between our clients and their customers through tailor-made strategies incorporating a custom-blend of creative and technology. We work beyond borders and bring influences from different countries, industries and backgrounds to deliver diverse and innovative work.

Bravvura is a place for people who have outgrown the confines of a typical working environment. We’re committed to helping our employees grow across disciplines and continuously chase innovation and inspiration, even when it comes to the small stuff. We rely on our employees to drive change at Bravvura because “it’s always been done that way” is never good enough.

The ideal candidate :

  • has an affinity for thinking big and can crystalize a product’s vision while rethinking user experiences in specific verticals
  • has a drive to develop intuitive, pleasurable, and emotion driven experiences in the consumer space
  • wants to create transcendent mobile experiences through apps that’ll transform industries, disrupt markets, and challenge conventions
  • proven expertise performing quantitative & qualitative analysis to communicate actionable insights
  • is very data oriented, analytical & able to persuasively articulate solutions
  • is familiar with established and burgeoning technologies
  • has a strong desire to travel and is willing to work or relocate to Amsterdam, NL and work with teams all over the world including New York City
  • must be able to multi-task and effectively manage many complex projects
  • is comfortable with rapid changes in the dynamic consumer internet market and a startup atmosphere

Responsibilities :

  • Concept market leading, high quality, highly interactive products on web and mobile
  • Identify & articulate business problems, present compelling solutions informed by UX best practices
  • Specify content & functionality through wireframes and site maps
  • Create deliverables or artifacts, such as user flows, wireframes and experience diagrams
  • Track user touchpoints across various devices & channels by creating experience maps
  • Build and lead the product team from brainstorming ideas to implementation, launch, and iteration
  • Conduct stakeholder interviews and run User Experience Labs
  • Define the UX vision and the UX success metrics for all product engagements
  • Develop an iterative development process - minimum viable launch, learn from usage & constantly improving, refining post-launch
  • Work with and manage a remote team of UI designers to translate the UX designs into pleasing and contemporary User Interface
  • Communicate with the engineering team and make sure the designs and layouts match
  • Keep an eye on the competition and benchmark accordingly
  • Work with strict deadlines and deliver projects to the respective team
  • Manage day-to-day UX engagement activities

Skills Required :

  • 10+ years experience in UX, including leadership roles
  • Experience creating large scale products
  • Hands experience on with IA, use case development, storyboarding, Prototyping and other UX tasks
  • Senior Level Product Management experience essential
  • Experience building and managing a team
  • Experience from dot.Com/ eCommerce domain
  • Attention to detail, strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Capable of communicating your vision clearly and concisely to team leads, colleagues and clients
  • Ability to communicate and work well with a team
  • Proficiency in software tools like Axure, Visio and Keynote
  • A strong understanding of front-end technologies
  • Excellent logical reasoning
  • Degree or study in HCI (Human Computer Interaction) or Design Preferred
  • A kick-ass portfolio demonstrating all these points and more

Need Not Apply :

  • Narcissists
  • Egomaniacs
  • Unmotivated
  • Dispassionate
  • Disinterested

Ready to join Bravvura’s creative playground and help us push the limits of possible? We’d love to meet you.

Send your resume, cover letter, a short introduction, and links to your accomplishments to Imagine@Bravvura.com with the subject line: UX Director

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