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Lead UX Designer
Location Karachi
Job Code JOB_83
# of openings 1
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VentureDive Overview

Founded in 2012 by veteran technology entrepreneurs from MIT and Stanford, VentureDive is one of the fastest growing technology companies in the region that develops and invests in products and solutions that simplify and improve lives of people world-wide.

VentureDive has equity stakes in some of the leading companies in the region such as Careem, PakWheels, and Noon Academy, and we played a lead role in design and product management of Careem leading up to its series E funding and helping it grow from two-people start-up to a unicorn.

Our solutions are used by some of the Fortune 500 companies, and our products reach more than 10 million active users a month. We are also working on a stealth product that aims to disrupt mobility and logistics in the larger MENA region and beyond.


Design at VentureDive 

Our design team has a firm belief in design as the pinnacle of growth. We also act as growth hackers and closely work with growth and product managers to grow the user base of our products as well as our clients’. We are leading design thinking for some of the top MNC’s in the region (MENA and APAC) — with a mission to fundamentally change the way companies and people think about design. We have invested or acquired companies that are working in some of the coolest and newest UI paradigms, such as Augmented Reality.

To read more about how we design at VentureDive, read https://blog.venturedive.com/design-at-venturedive-7ba8b4403c0a.


Key Responsibilities

We are looking for a driven individual and an inspirational team leader with an impeccable eye for detail, a relentless attitude towards innovation, and a strong tendency to think outside the box, the  Lead UX Designer will have an opportunity to lead a team that impacts some of the most innovating companies and millions of users worldwide. Key responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with product managers and other leaders in the organization to generate crisp, innovative, and elegant design solutions for complex problems
  • Providing leadership, and direction to a team of UX Designers; drive creative and holistic thinking across diverse product releases, platforms, and devices
  • Partnering with engineering and product teams to collaborate and implement UI features in fast-paced design-build cycles
  • Visualizing concepts, and new product ideas and produce iterations for testing on a variety of ideas using wireframes and sketches, to fully designed comps
  • Overseeing mock ups and prototype features according to UI spec
  • Identifying, planning, and executing career development for design employees
  • Being part of the design recruiting process on an active basis
 

Required Qualifications

  • 6+ years of professional design experience
  • Bachelor’s degree from a reputable institute or comparable experience in Art, Graphic Design, HCI or related field
  • Experience with end to end product design with complete articulation as to how design was used to grow the product/business from point A to point B
  • Mastery of design craft
  • Ability to influence architecture beyond his/her own project
  • Build effective process and standards for the UX organization
  • Ability to quickly understand and influence interactions in a technical environment, specifically in regards to integration with web and mobile platforms
  • Impeccable design judgment, and ability to articulate and advocate design rationale to product managers and developers
  • Ability to teach team on his/her own initiative
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively

 

What we look for beyond required skills

In order to thrive at VentureDive, you

…are intellectually smart and curious

…have the passion for and take pride in your work

…deeply believe in VentureDive’s mission, vision, and values

…have a no-frills attitude

…are a collaborative team player

…are ethical and honest

Are you ready to put your ideas into products and solutions that will be used by millions?

You will find VentureDive to be a quick pace, high standards, fun and a rewarding place to work at. Not only will your work reach millions of users world-wide, you will also be rewarded with competitive salaries and benefits. If you think you have what it takes to be a VenDian, come join us ... we're having a ball!  

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