Product Design Lead

Dallas, Texas | Permanent | Job ID #65030 |

One of our clients is looking for a skilled and creative mobile-first SaaS Product Designer to join their team. This position is part of a cross-functional design, product, and engineering team as well as the larger Product Design & Creative team.

Please note, while the position is full-time and fully remote, due to location restrictions for hiring, at this time they cannot hire talent from AL, CA, HI, DC, ID, IL, ME, MA, MT, NE, ND, OR, WI. All other states of residence can be considered.

SaaS Product Designer Responsibilities:


  • Work through design problems from beginning to end, translating research insights into ideas that form disruptive new products and features, sketching and prototyping these ideas to quickly assess market viability, and designing detailed interaction behaviors that bring delight to users
  • Act as a cross-functional design lead within the Product Design & Creative team, collaborating with other designers to evolve and refine our design system, and ensure visual cohesion and engineering efficiency across all user touch-points
  • Proactive in leading improvements in design standards, processes, tools, and team culture to support a continuous improvement approach
  • Design and prototype elegant, scalable solutions for web and mobile apps that meet user needs and help grow our global business
  • Work within brand guidelines to create experiences that reinforce our brand’s style and voice
  • Plan and run usability tests and qualitative user interviews to understand user needs
  • Embrace data, quantitative user research, and A/B testing to help inform design decisions
  • Develop and maintain detailed user-interface documentation, working closely with engineers to see your design through to deployment
  • Serve as the voice of the customer and act as a customer experience advocate when considering design decisions that will affect both our users and our business
  • Enjoys working closely with product managers, engineers, and stakeholders and is able to communicate design decisions that lead to high business impact
  • Passionate about mentorship to other members of the design team


SaaS Product Designer Requirements:

  • 7+ years of experience designing digital products, ideally in SaaS design (while being able to present a rich portfolio of past projects to demonstrate your passion and knowledge about designing for B2B)
  • Degree in Design or UX
  • Amazing portfolio of design work outlining both process and final design solutions
  • Skilled in Sketch and InVision
  • Experience with user research such as surveys, interviews, and usability testing
  • Business know-how: Understanding of business metrics and the ability to translate company goals and objectives into digital experiences
  • Background in designing responsive applications
  • Understanding of design systems and patterns, while also staying aware of technological feasibility
  • A solid design foundation and aesthetic delivering designs/documents that are simple, informative, and filled with the craftsmanship and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities and effectively deliver in a fast-paced, dynamic agile environment
  • Estimate work, commit, and deliver on deadlines, and are vocal when risk arises
  • Team player that enjoys collaborating cross-functionally and working with a great group of designers, who genuinely care about design and each other

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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