Experience Design Manager, Jira Service Management
Location: San Francisco, California
Job Type: Full time
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Your future team
Atlassian customers seek new ways to offer support services beyond the traditional emails and portals. They want experiences that proactively remove the mundane and celebrate a more human side to service management. That's why Atlassian is getting ready to unleash the potential of Conversational Help in Jira Service Management - turning every request into a simple conversation.
Sound interesting? Well, if you have deep customer empathy, love solving hard problems and excel at variety, this is your role! We are looking for an Experience Design Manager to join a fast-growing team. You'll foster and grow design talent, and be a coach, a mentor, a partner to spar work with and a sounding board when things get tough. You will also help shape the future by defining product strategy alongside product and engineering.
What you'll do
- Lead and inspire product and content designers, helping them do the best work of their lives.
- Be a strategic partner, collaborating with design leadership to guide our product vision.
- Partner with engineering and product management to define the strategy and goals for the mission.
- Steer the strategic design direction and help folks break it down into deliverable pieces.
- Lead team members in creating user-centric experiences with meaningful feedback loops.
- Encourage the use of data and research insights to test and improve user experiences.
- Set new craft quality standards across design and content creation processes.
- Help nurture and grow careers, craft mastery, work quality and team harmony.
- You'll report to the Head of Design for IT Services.
- Multiple years of experience having managed a cross-craft design team
- Have 5+ years of experience planning and then delivering user-centric experiences autonomously.
- Show great facilitation experience collaborating with other functions, like engineering and product management.
- Bring story telling to the fore.
- Develop a high degree of influence with all kinds of internal partners, including senior leadership.
- Be a self-starter with an eye for simple solutions and the ability to step into the customer's shoes.
- A passion for making people better by supporting and guiding a team in constructive ways that encourage, energize, and increase their quality of work.
- A hunger to learn and evolve in all aspects of design, product and leadership.
- Provide teams with mentorship, leadership, and support necessary to ensure that they're able to accomplish their goals.
Our perks & benefits
To support you at work and play, our perks and benefits include ample time off, an annual education budget, paid volunteer days, and so much more.
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