At Beaconstac, we are looking to hire a Head of Design
Beaconstac is a platform that connects a business' physical existence with its digital world. We're the #1 QR Code solution on G2, and to date, 20,000 businesses and Fortune 500 brands use Beaconstac. We're currently powering over 160 Million QR Code scans across the world.
We have grown 400% in the last year and are not slowing down anything soon! This impact was created by the brightest and smarter minds working at Beaconstac. And to accelerate our growth forward, we are looking for more individuals like you to join us
About the role:
Beaconstac is looking for an experienced Head of Design to lead and grow our team of world-class designers. They will be responsible for design deliverables, interfacing with the Product & Marketing teams, and be responsible for owning product and brand design across the company.
What you'll do at Beaconstac:
Lead and direct the product and brand design teams
Drive product design strategy and nurture processes, systems, and technical expertise
Define a vision to establish and foster design culture and team morale
Champion and advocate for Design among senior leadership
Establish a deep understanding of our products
Lead a collaborative design process from concept exploration to implementation.
Be a brand custodian who keeps the highest bar on quality and delivery.
Help designers collaborate with their Product, Engineering, Research, Data, and Business counterparts.
Spearhead the translation of company and team objectives into actionable design initiatives and measurable OKRs with the help of other design leads and managers
Provide guidance and mentorship to peers and junior design staff, assisting them in the resolution of complex problems and growing their skills and knowledge.
Understand the business priorities and manage various projects at the same time.
Help elevate Beaconstac’s Design community, culture, and processes.
Skills you bring to the table:
8+ years of Design experience.
Ability to articulate your thoughts at all stages of the design process.
A decent understanding of brand narratives, personalities, and visual identity
An excellent negotiator and communicator and able to build and maintain strong relationships with all relevant stakeholders. Able to convert complex projects into pieces that can be worked on by more junior designers.
In-depth knowledge of user experience along with solid experience in conceptualizing and implementing using various tools and technologies
Demonstrated ability to navigate ambiguity effectively and enjoys working in a collaborative, iterative, and agile process
Track record of guiding teams and delivering innovative new solutions that reframe and reshape the user experience for end-to-end consumer mobile user journeys
We offer competitive salaries, meaningful equity, and a generous vacation policy. And you get to work on a product that people love and use in over 120 countries worldwide.
The Beaconstac Story:
At Beaconstac, our mission is to connect the physical and digital worlds through technology. Over 20,000 businesses across the globe have chosen to deliver proximity marketing experiences using QR codes, NFC tags, and Bluetooth beacons powered by the Beaconstac platform.
We're proud of the company we've sustainably built over the last ten years and count investors like Accel and Cisco among our partners in this journey. We're a driven, passionate group of individuals who believe in the power of collaboration to bring out the best in us and achieve personal and professional growth.
We have our presence across the US and India, with offices in New York and Bangalore and remote team members across other countries.