Senior Manager, User Experience Design
Location: Austin, Texas, Chicago, Illinois, Seattle, Washington
Job Type: Full time
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Senior Manager, User Experience Design
Are you looking to be part of a world-class enterprise design team dedicated to crafting incredible user experiences? Would you like to drive impactful work that helps millions of people see and enjoy more of the world?
At Expedia Group, our mission is to power global travel for everyone, everywhere. Within the Expedia Group, the Experience Design organization (XD) is our global, cross-disciplinary team uniting user experience design, content design, and research to enable innovative, relevant, and cohesive experiences that serve the needs of all our travelers, partners, and agents.
We’re looking for a motivated Senior Manager of Experience Designer to help us envision and deliver fabulous customer experiences! We work on a global scale for multiple brands, across devices and platforms, in a diverse and collaborative environment. Your team crafts compelling solutions that are intuitive, creative, thoughtful, simple, and delightful. You inspire a positive environment where an encouraging, hardworking, and passionate design community thrive to take design to the next level.
What you’ll do:
Lead by example, setting the benchmark for relationship building and design excellence
Drive design strategy and encourage others to join the journey of completing that strategy
Understand how to get the best out of your teammates, grow their skills and hire outstanding talent to join your charter of groundbreaking UX design
Tap data to innovate ideas, but your end-product shows that details and taste are just as meaningful to you
Transform business problems into user experience opportunities, ultimately designing, testing and launching usable, useful and delightful solutions
Bring a systemic point of view to problem solving, while isolating specific design issues and opportunities
Identify, investigate and validate design problems within multi-disciplinary teams
Be a champion for the team and by working hard, respectfully and humbly, you earn trust and respect from your team, peers, colleagues and managers
You aren’t limited by device or platform, yet you are versed in responsive web and native mobile design
Who you are:
MFA, BFA, or BS in Human Factors, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or equivalent experience
5 plus years of experience in web, native mobile, product, graphic, interaction, content, and/or information design
In-depth knowledge of design principles and experience simplifying complex systems
Depth of experience in navigational systems and simplifying complex products
Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Experience working in an agile team environment
The total cash range for this position in Chicago is $148,500 to $208,000. Employees in this role have the potential to increase their pay up to $237,500, which is the top of the range, based on ongoing, demonstrated, and sustained performance in the role.
The total cash range for this position in Austin is $161,500 to $226,000. Employees in this role have the potential to increase their pay up to $258,500, which is the top of the range, based on ongoing, demonstrated, and sustained performance in the role.The total cash range for this position in Seattle is $161,500.00 to $226,000.00. Employees in this role have the potential to increase their pay up to $258,500.00, which is the top of the range, based on ongoing, demonstrated, and sustained performance in the role.
Starting pay for this role will vary based on multiple factors, including location, available budget, and an individual’s knowledge, skills, and experience. Pay ranges may be modified in the future.
Expedia Group is proud to offer a wide range of benefits to support employees and their families, including medical/dental/vision, paid time off, and an Employee Assistance Program. To fuel each employee’s passion for travel, we offer a wellness & travel reimbursement, travel discounts, and an International Airlines Travel Agent (IATAN) membership.View our full list of benefits.
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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