Director of Product Design

ZyloDesign 6-8 Years

Job Description

SaaS changed the way software is purchased. Zylo is changing the way software is managed. Zylo is defining a new category of software management, and we think that’s a pretty awesome opportunity. We want you to share in our vision of unlocking the power of SaaS by helping organizations discover, manage, measure and secure their SaaS applications.


Zylo is looking for an experienced Product Designer to oversee research, design and the process and tools that are needed to design the Zylo application. We are looking for someone that thrives in a fast paced environment while collaborating with peers, coworkers and stakeholders across the business. You need to have a focus on the customer and a passion for making their lives better with software. The Director of Product Design at Zylo needs to be creative, bringing new ways to solve problems and delight end users. You take the time to craft visual experiences keeping user needs, engineering constraints, and business goals in mind, while always keeping one eye on the future. You care about the problem you’re solving, the people you are solving it with and you welcome and provide honest feedback and critique.

What You Will Do

We are a small yet mighty team so you will be in a player coach role, expected to own research & designing concepts for projects as well as leading the function.

You will work closely with Product Management, Engineering, Customer Success, and other areas of the business by enabling a design thinking approach to understanding and solving problems as well as validate solutions with our customers.
You will lead product design at Zylo including managing a team as well as owning the design system and methodology.
You will help in continuing to build out our design processes and systems in order to streamline the product development process.
You will be an advocate for our design principles (Compassion, Clarity, Craft, Consistency)
You will oversee user research activities and work to scale that process
Compellingly communicate your ideas to a wide range of key stakeholders
What You Will Need

5+ years of product design experience with building digital products, with at least 2 years of experience building and leading the design framework and process. People management experience is highly preferred.
A strong portfolio with high-quality visual and interaction design
Experience in tools Sketch, Invision, Abstract, and a design system
Experience in dissecting a problem to its core and working it through the product design process
Experience with designing for data and visualizations
Experience with building the design framework and process and leading design efforts and scaling with the product and company
Ability to work within a cross-functional high-paced team
Ability to work with other designers through the feedback process
Deep understanding of user-centered design methods and best practices and you're always looking to improve on your process
Experience using analytics, user research and other approaches to help make decisions and iterate on the product

Zylo is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted On

November 1, 2021