Headquartered in Montana with offices in both Missoula and Bozeman, onX is rooted in a passion for the peaks and rivers surrounding us. We bring our devotion to the outdoors to work daily with a singular, powerful goal; to inspire others to find their own adventures off the pavement. Through the melding of technology and passion for the outdoors we enable people to craft rewarding, dynamic outdoor experiences.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR
The Product Design Lead Position at onX will help design, own and lead multiple projects across a multi-product platform at a high-growth, innovative software company within the outdoor industry. At onX, we view user experience, visual and product design as paramount to delivering market-leading products and is as important to customer value as the underlying functionality. This position will be in constant collaboration with product management and engineering teams and will help drive the design and user experience in assigned projects and phases of product development from discovery to delivery to iteration and evolution. The best applicants will have strong product, visual and UX design skills to help design, lead, deliver, and own multiple projects while understanding customer use cases, delivering prototypes and guide user testing to help determine the optimal interaction and visual design.
The Product Designer will initially own projects, and as the team grows, help be a leader to a small team of product and UX designers. onX is a customer-obsessed company, and the designer will with product management, engineering, GIS, marketing and brand to drive customer conversion, engagement and long term customer retention through superb product and user experience design.
Reports to the Director of Product Design.
LOCATION: Bozeman preferred; Missoula acceptable
(Essential Job Duties)
Utilize high-quality product, interaction, UX and visual design skills to deliver and assigned projects
Design for high-level experience in both mobile and web-based product design as well as the desire to explore new future platforms
Envision new experiences based on user insights and product goals
Able to design for multiple projects at a time, managing time, goals, and cross-functional collaboration effectively
Help lead, collaborate and act as a project owner across multiple markets and apps with high-level design talent and leadership around product design, visual design and user experience
Work with Director of Product Design and VP of Product to ensure continuous collaboration with product owners, engineering, GIS and brand marketing teams
Help design and maintain a deep understanding of user and customer personas through qualitative (e.g., interviews and surveys) and quantitative (e.g., customer engagement metrics) insights
Help design and maintain an understanding of the customer journey through the planning, field use and post-trip review phases of the customer lifecycle
Help design and deliver high value, highly engaging product, visual and UX designs with consistent and holistic design across multiple apps, platforms, and markets
Able to produce quality design concepts quickly, to be open to feedback, and to translate feedback rapidly into design iterations
Deliver prototypes and aid in conducting user testing to determine optimal usability, interaction, and visual design
Mentoring teammates in professional development
Four years of senior design and leadership experience in product, interactive and visual design at a high growth consumer or SMB software, mobile application, or consumer internet company or consultancy
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university preferred
Knowledge of and comfort with contemporary software design tools and technologies
Embrace and thrive with a high tolerance for growth, change, and experimentation
Self-starter with the ability to find solutions for unstructured problems
Collaborative, well organized and efficient, a strong bias for action
Passion for outdoor activities preferred
Strong verbal presentation and written communications skills
PHYSICAL WORKING CONDITIONS
The following physical requirements represent those that are required to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Sitting - [90%]
Standing - [5%]
Walking - [5%]
Bending - [Occasionally]
Kneeling - [Some]
Lifting - [Up to 25 pounds]
Reaching - [Regularly]
Telephone Use - [Yes]
Computer Use/Manual Dexterity - Yes
Ability to travel - [5%]
WHAT WE ARE OFFERING YOU
Competitive salary and opportunities for growth
Comprehensive medical, insurance and wellness benefits
Four weeks paid family leave
401k matching at 100% the first 3% you save and 50% from 3-5%
Company-wide outdoor adventures twice per year
Amazing outdoor industry discounts
Summer hours for salaried employees
onX COMPANY VALUES
We put the customer first.
We are passionate.
We win as a team.
We take ownership.
We work with urgency.
We are curious and seek the truth.
We innovate & take risks.
Position is open until filled
onX is an Equal Opportunity Employer