Manager, Product Design

Department: Product Design

Req ID: R31470

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Manager, Product Design

  • Remote, Alabama, United States
  • Remote, Arizona, United States
  • Remote, Arkansas, United States
  • Remote, California, United States
  • Remote, Colorado, United States
  • Remote, Connecticut, United States
  • Remote, Delaware, United States
  • Remote, Florida, United States
  • Remote, Georgia, United States
  • Remote, Idaho, United States
  • Remote, Illinois, United States
  • Remote, Indiana, United States
  • Remote, Iowa, United States
  • Remote, Kansas, United States
  • Remote, Kentucky, United States
  • Remote, Louisiana, United States
  • Remote, Maine, United States
  • Remote, Maryland, United States
  • Remote, Massachusetts, United States
  • Remote, Michigan, United States
  • Remote, Minnesota, United States
  • Remote, Mississippi, United States
  • Remote, Missouri, United States
  • Remote, Montana, United States
  • Remote, Nebraska, United States
  • Remote, Nevada, United States
  • Remote, New Hampshire, United States
  • Remote, New Jersey, United States
  • Remote, New Mexico, United States
  • Remote, New York, United States
  • Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
  • Remote, North Carolina, United States
  • Remote, Ohio, United States
  • Remote, Oklahoma, United States
  • Remote, Oregon, United States
  • Remote, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Remote, Rhode Island, United States
  • Remote, South Carolina, United States
  • Remote, South Dakota, United States
  • Remote, Tennessee, United States
  • Remote, Texas, United States
  • Remote, Utah, United States
  • Remote, Vermont, United States
  • Remote, Virginia, United States
  • Remote, Washington, United States
  • Remote, Washington, D.C., United States
  • Remote, West Virginia, United States
  • Remote, Wisconsin, United States
  • Full time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!


What we're looking for:
 

Citrix, as a premier cloud company, enables mobile workstyles. Citrix is rapidly developing and growing its portfolio of large-scale cloud applications across all product lines, including app/desktop virtualization, networking, and content teamwork.  We are pioneering new ways to connect people and information on-demand from anywhere in the world. With the rapid evolution of both the workplace and workforce, our aspiration is to create a seamless continuum between work and life so that our clients are free to work wherever, whenever, and however they choose.

  • We believe work is not a place, but rather a thing you do. Our technology revolves around this core philosophy.
  • We are relentlessly committed to helping people work and play from anywhere, on any device. Innovation, creativity, and a passion for ever-improving performance drive our company and our people forward.

Our technology is built on the idea that everyone should be able to work from anywhere, at any time, and on any device. It’s a simple philosophy that guides everything we do — including how we work and YOU!

What we’re looking for:

You love solving problems and enjoy learning new technologies.  You are a

hands on design manager. You are passionate about design and are user centric. If you have this experience, we’d love to speak with you!

Summary

Design is a critical part of the Citrix product vision. Efforts that go into creating the experiences and crafting the details in our products help transform the way people work. We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Manager, Product Design to guide our enterprise admin and end-user experiences to the next level. Our ideal candidate advocates for users; leverages data to design our product experiences; and mentors and inspires designers. We appreciate managers who think deeply, have a good sense of humor, and love collaboration.

Responsibilities

Influence and drive strategic vision within the user-centered design discipline and across other disciplines

  • Demonstrate broad understanding of the product landscape and expertise across various domains
  • Innovate and drive solutions across products and complex systems where the problem space is ill-defined
  • Exhibit deep understanding of business practices and rationale

Proactively collaborate within the team and with cross-functional teams.

  • Work cross-functionally to advance the design process and agenda within the company
  • Work with executives in Product Management and Engineering to drive and lead new projects
  • Oversee the work of outside agencies and vendors
  • Drive design process, goals, and vision across product design groups.
  • Help set organization vision and actively align efforts to achieve it
  • Help set team goals and effectively engage team members to achieve goals
  • Create wireframes, mock-ups, and prototypes for various platforms (e.g., web, mobile, and desktop)

Lead a team of designers

  • Recruit and hire product designers
  • Inspire others to engage and contribute and maintain the cohesiveness of the design team
  • Demonstrate design leadership within the team by advocating effectively for the user
  • Serve as a key driver for the design process and product strategy
  • Contribute to and promote the mission and goals of Product Design both internally and externally
  • Review designs to ensure quality and offer design guidance to teammates
  • Work with direct reports to establish annual performance and career goals and track their progress
  • Write and deliver performance reviews for direct reports
  • Take ownership over team designs, decisions, and deliverables

Basic Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience managing product design teams
  • 8+ years of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design for multiple products, including experience in:
    • User-centered design methods and techniques (e.g., user research and testing, data analysis, customer journey maps, etc.)
    • Designing for software applications for multiple platforms (e.g., web, mobile, desktop)
    • Working and collaborating in Agile development environments using management and issue tracking software (e.g., Jira)
  • Demonstrates high proficiency in creating low- to high-fidelity: wireframes, designs concepts, prototypes, and technical documentation using industry tools (e.g., Sketch, Adobe CreativeCloud, InVision, Axure, Microsoft Office).
  • Demonstrates a passion for design, our users, and collaboration with designers and cross-functional team members.
  • Has a solid portfolio showcasing work that exhibits design decisions and strategic thought
  • Bachelor's degree in visual design, interaction design, human factors, human-computer interaction, or equivalent professional experience
  • Possesses working knowledge of web technologies and frameworks (e.g., HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience handling budgets
  • Experience working at enterprise companies or with remote teams
  • Experience with front-end coding

At Citrix, we want employees to do what they do best, every day.  Be bold. Take risks. Imagine a better way to work. If this sounds like you then we’d love to talk!

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Functional Area:
 

Product Design


What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

At Citrix, our employees perform extraordinary acts of creativity and service every day. We provide benefits and rewards that meet the diverse needs of our employees by offering competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and equitable rewards opportunities for all employees. In the state of Colorado, the salary for this role generally ranges from $148,480 -$185,600 but may vary depending on your qualifications including job-related education, training, experience, licensure, and certification, that could result at a level outside of this range. Certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, including annual bonus, sales incentives, and/or stock depending on the terms of the applicable plan and role as well as individual performance. Benefits may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Citrix and the country where you work. U.S. based employees are typically offered access to healthcare, life insurance and disability benefits, 401(k) plan and company match, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), and education assistance program, among others.


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