Sorare

Head of Design

Job Description

Posted on: 
February 23, 2022

Sorare is looking for a world class Design leader to join our COO’s leadership team. As the Head of Design, you will be responsible for the user experience and aesthetic of Sorare across web and mobile app. Working with product and engineering counterparts, you will play a critical role in how our users onboard and experience the game on a daily basis as well as helping define and build the launch of upcoming games and concepts. In addition to product design and UI/UX responsibilities, you will oversee a team of graphic, motion and content designers charged with defining and creating Sorare’s NFT cards and content efforts (both on and off-platform).

Responsibilities

  • Partner closely with Product, Engineering, Brand and Creative to define the design strategy and overall roadmap
  • Lead and grow a team of designers; including UX/UI Design, UX Research and Graphic & Motion Design
  • Partner closely with the executive team, helping them see opportunities to better serve our users, and act as a catalyst for collaboration across product groups
  • Lead the end-to-end user experience and the entire lifecycle of product design: from vision setting, prototyping, to user testing and final production
  • Lead a team of graphic and motion designers responsible for creating Sorare’s NFT cards (including seasonal and special variations)
  • Partnering with our Head of Content, lead the content design and assets across Sorare, our communication channels, and our social / off-platform content efforts
  • Own the design and build of a category-leading premium consumer product
  • Create an iconic brand that will bring crypto to mainstream users
  • Ensure product consistency by building out a systematic design approach that extends across sports, across platform (web and mobile) and across touch-points (from our game to our NFT cards to our content efforts)
  • Own the design for both the web and mobile products
  • Represent the voice of our customers and integrate it into our design and product

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience leading a team of product designers, with at least 8+ years of hands on design experience
  • Exceptional collaboration skills and ability to partner cross-functionally to drive towards successful outcomes
  • Experience operating with a research-focused design philosophy and the ability to inspire change through user feedback and data insights
  • Master of your craft including strong visual and interaction design skills, prototyping, and UX best practices
  • Proven ability to design and ship a world class consumer product
  • Experience designing for a consistent experience across both web and mobile platforms
  • A team player with empathy and problem-solving skills
  • Scrappiness and motivated to take action, move fast and focus on impact
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills

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