Wrike is a work management platform, intended to help teams organise their projects and work collaboratively in one place. with over 18,000 customers and over 880 employees based across San Jose & San Diego (California), St.Petersburg, Tokyo, Melbourne & Dublin!

UX Design Lead

Wrike has opened a new office in Prague and we're looking for you to lead our local UX Team. We’re looking for a product design leader who will help define the UX vision and strategy of a market-leading product used by millions of users worldwide and thriving in a highly competitive market.

As an UX Design Lead, you will lead a team of talented product designers focused on building groundbreaking, meaningful user experiences for our work management platform. You will empower and grow your team to build a world-class product design function in the company. You will also champion design-driven innovation as one of the strategic levers of product growth and differentiation.

Your manager will be Yegor Gilyov

What will you do?

  • Collaborate closely with the product leadership team to create a UX vision for your product area
  • Help build product roadmap by discovering user needs through UX research
  • Maintain a high-quality bar for the work your team ships with minimal effects on velocity
  • Promote consistency of user experience across the product while remaining flexible and encouraging new ideas
  • Ensure closed feedback loop with end users to validate success of shipped solutions
  • Work with the design management team to improve design processes and build a culture of design driven innovation
  • Grow talent on the design team by coaching required skills and competencies and leading by example
  • Communicate team progress and achievements to cross functional leaders and product leadership
  • Serve as a Wrike ambassador in the broader design community

What are we looking for?

  • 3+ years of people leadership experience, leading the work of UI/UX and/or product designers
  • 7+ years of experience in digital product design
  • Mastery of product design, user interface and interaction design, visual design, and prototyping
  • Strong understanding of product-building areas, including engineering, design, analytics, and user research
  • Power to influence others and build consensus while dealing with ambiguity
  • Capable of balancing breathtaking design vision while meeting short deadlines
  • Ability to thrive and effectively communicate in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment

What can you expect from us?

  • Flexible work schedules
  • 25 days of paid vacation
  • 5 sick days and 2 weeks of 100% salary compensation during illness
  • Free yearly public transportation card
  • 3,500 CZK meal vouchers per month, unlimited snacks and refreshments in the office
  • English and Czech language courses
  • 40,000 CZK personal budget for well-being, education, sports, and healthcare
  • Multisport card contribution
  • Company mobile phone plans

Through the recruitment process you'll be guided by Kristýna Červená

More about Wrike and our Prague office can be found at prague.wrike.com

Informace o pozici

Wrike Czech, s.r.o.
Plynární 1617/10, Praha – Holešovice
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Advanced)
Benefits: Notebook, Flexible start/end of working hours, Transport allowance, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Educational courses, training, Cafeteria, Refreshments on workplace, Contribution to sport / culture / leisure, Sick days, Occasional work from home, Corporate events, Individual schedules of working hours, Opportunity to work up hours, Self-organization of the job, Individual budget for personal growth
Listed in: IS/IT: Application and system development, Development Manager / Team Leader, UX designer
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Wrike Czech, s.r.o., Kristýna Červená