Robert Half The Creative Group Head of Design in San Antonio, Texas

The Creative Group is working with a Fortune 500 financial services firm based 90-minutes southwest of Austin. The firm is seeking a high-level Head of Design that will focus on their customer communication experience, applying human-centered design and UX design methods to establish this experience. The Head of Design will have experience in user research with preference for service design and design thinking workshops. To master the Head of Design position you will have grown up in UX, Interaction, Information Architecture and Visual design. No need to be a master in it all but if you're an Interaction design wizard, no one will be complaining! In fact, your background probably includes design for software and applications for enterprise. The Head of Design will manage a team of 4 to 6, meaning you will have management experience and be passionate about mentorship; developing the skills, methods, and principles of the team. This position will work across the entire organization, building relationships, and having thorough (read: sometimes tough) discussions to make the right thing happen for users. The Head of Design will be a communications guru that will have confidence and an equal ability to both teach and listen. You should have the capability to design complex systems and be task and workflow oriented as well as deeply understanding human behaviors. YOU MUST HAVE: Experience with Agile methods Experience with multiple contexts and devices (mobile, tablet, web/desktop, voice, wearable) Effective use of storytelling techniques as a tool for designing interactions

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Req ID: 04160-0009346572

Functional Role: Creative Director

Country: USA

State: TX

City: San Antonio

Postal Code: 78288-0001

Compensation: $100,000.00 to $150,000.00 per year

Requirements: Your resume will NOT be considered if your experience [primarily] consists of: brand, advertising, print/collateral, marketing, or CPG. This position is based onsite, 5 days a week.