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2020-15252 -

Group Design Manager - Intuit Platform

Location(s): Mountain View, California
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Intuit is a mission-driven, global financial platform company that gives everyone the opportunity to prosper. With products like TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint, we’re using technology to build solutions to challenging financial problems for millions of people around the world.

Overview

Intuit is a mission-driven, global financial platform company that gives everyone the opportunity to prosper. With products like TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint, we’re using technology to build solutions to challenging financial problems for millions of people around the world.

Come join the Financial Data Platform Design team within Intuit Platform organization, as a Group Product Design Manager. Our designers are involved at every step of a project—from gathering insights, brainstorming, prototyping, and experimentation to launching pixel-perfect designs across Intuit. In addition, we are innovating through machine learning and conversational UI to make every interaction delightfully simple.

We are inspired by the courage, passion, and entrepreneurial spirit of our customers. If you are ready to create bold and elegant solutions that power prosperity around the globe, we want to hear from you. We celebrate diversity and welcome any non-traditional paths into this profession.

What you'll bring

  • Balance rigor with urgency:
    • Ensures each work stream has a clear owner and holds teams accountable to decision making principles
    • Creates an environment where designers can take risks, learn fast and iterate quickly to get to the best outcome
    • Understands external dependencies across multiple teams and identifies strategies to enable speed that may have broader impact outside of their immediate team
    • Anticipates problems and solves them before they impact the team
  • Operational Excellence
    • Builds a scalable design organization. Creating effective systematic approach to deliver business-backed design, creating a customer obsessed organization, leading data driven outcomes.
    • Creates, maintains and implements mechanisms within the design community and own team to ensure excellence and business outcomes
  • Design Craft
    • Helps define the design vision and strategy
    • Creates an environment where designers can practice and improve their craft while encouraging bold thinking
    • Identifies ways to build a design-driven business and implements practices across the design community and triad (Design, Product Management, Product Development)
    • Creates programs and tools that elevate craft across the business
  • Strategy & vision
    • Develops strategies that benefit the Intuit customer in focus area and across multiple portfolios
    • Ensures alignment across the triad in domain
    • Helps define the organization vision
    • Provides input into the business strategy
    • Helps craft and owns the key stories and mission, vision of the team

 

Qualifications

  • 10+ years’ experience as an UX Designer
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Design, HCI, Human Factors, Design Strategy or a design-research related field, or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality design output
  • Strong business acumen and experience in managing multiple stakeholders and senior leadership expectations
  • Experience leading and managing a 3-10 designer team, or groups of teams
  • Excellent leadership, communication, project management, and organizational skills
  • Mastery and deep experience in
    • Design and prototyping tools (ability to craft rapid experiments and research to deliver experiences)
    • Strong Design Leadership and Management with excellent influencing skills
    • Defining Style Guides and Pattern Library for global design patterns
    • Designing for Accessibility
  • Knowledge of Agile, Lean UX and Mobile First
  • Proven success working on concept, interface and experiences for innovative large-scale projects, actively collaborating within a cross-functional team
  • Deep understanding of user interface, interaction, and visual design
  • Up-to-the-minute knowledge of design trends in mobile, web, and motion design
  • Street smarts; willingness to roll up the sleeves and do whatever is necessary to meet team goals, get into the work at all levels

How you will lead

  • Shape a magnetic design culture
  • Actively manage and provide guidance for up to 10 designers
  • A proactive thought partner for Marketing, Brand, Developers, Content and Product teams
  • Strategize with functional leaders to develop memorable end-to-end experiences
  • Player/Coach mentality (70% leadership / 30% IC work), operate autonomously and provide strategic direction to your team
  • Create and help drive a vision and strategy of large-scale initiatives
  • Responsible for the quality of the end-to-end experience execution of your team
  • Ability to navigate a highly-matrixed product company
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"It’s important to always strive for improvement, even if you’re already in a good place."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
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Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Natalie Intuit employee
"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
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Conrad Intuit employee
"Working at Intuit is satisfying because our goal is not to get customers to spend as much time on our products. We want to make their financial lives easier whether it's filling out taxes or helping small businesses operate. It's a great combination of experimenting with new technology while also staying close to tangible problems for real people."
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Joylyn Intuit employee
"Designing at Intuit feels special because we're not just making things to make things. We're tackling real, consequential financial problems voiced by small businesses, self-employed, and individuals around the world. I'm grateful to have such a worthy and motivating mission when I go to work – powering prosperity around the world."
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Conrad Intuit employee
"Working at Intuit is satisfying because our goal is not to get customers to spend as much time on our products. We want to make their financial lives easier whether it's filling out taxes or helping small businesses operate. It's a great combination of experimenting with new technology while also staying close to tangible problems for real people."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
Troy at work
Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
Photo of Natalie
Natalie Intuit employee
"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands out about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Heather Intuit employee
"By feeding our customers' data through machine learning algorithms, we uncover valuable insights that empower millions of customers to feel more confident about their financial future."
Alexandria at work
Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Troy at work
Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Jake Intuit employee
"We use the latest Native frameworks for iOS and Android to deliver a truly delightful mobile-first experience for our customers. I love that we're enabling millions of customers to improve their financial health, all under a world-class mobile experience."
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Blaid Intuit employee
"By building tools that enable our developers to validate the compliancy of our products, I’m playing a role upholding Intuit’s value of integrity without compromise. Through ensuring that our products are safe and secure for our customers, I feel like I’m part of helping millions of people around the world gain access to the financial resources that they need to prosper."
Alexandria at work
Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands out about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Breaunna Intuit employee
"It's a great feeling knowing that when you push out a new feature or fix, our customers notice it and really love the work that we do! Here at Intuit, not only do we have the freedom to work with the newest technologies, but we value solving challenging financial problems for our customers above everything else."
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Chelsia Intuit employee
"One of my favorite aspects of this role is that my work is helping small business owners achieve their business goals by solving complex financial problems. It's gratifying to know that the work that I'm doing directly impacts consumers and makes their lives easier so that they can focus their energy on growing their business."
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Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Carl Intuit employee
"I know that as a product manager at Intuit, my impact matters. Our products support millions of small businesses and individuals around the globe with their finances, delivering more money and fueling the success of real people."

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