Red Hat Manager, UX Design and Development in Raleigh, North Carolina
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Manage the team that designs and builds pages for redhat.com, as well as other sites and web applications. The User Experience (UX) Design and Development team in IT is looking for a Manager for a team of 15-20 people to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you'll be part business analyst, part delivery lead, and part scrum master. You'll need to have solid agile project management experience, experience in delivering projects, and excellent communication skills. As a Manager, you will regularly communicate with business leaders on status, risks, plans, and changes in strategy.
Primary job responsibilities
Manage team of UX designers and front-end developers
Work with stakeholders to determine digital strategy
Develop digital roadmap and prioritize initiatives
Lead cross-departmental web strategy for external style guide and pattern-based templates
Act as a knowledgeable resource on the Agile methodology; effectively apply knowledge to projects and enforce project standards and team norms
Provide performance and development coaching and feedback for team members
Lead reviews with the team and key stakeholders, with an emphasis on continuous improvement and design feedback
Track the exact status of all projects and deliverables for the team
Work with team to continuously update dates, scope, status, and documentation so that all projects are well understood by management and stakeholders
Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the design architecture that impacts the teams’ deliverables
Bring excellent insight into new projects around dependencies and potential issues, influence the design of projects, and rapidly identify and resolve technical dependencies and risks
10+ years of design and front-end development experience for a corporate web site
Knowledge of web standards, information architecture, usability, and taxonomy
Knowledge of the UX Design process, from wireframe to design comps through the front-end development process
Agile experience required; knowledge of Rally agile tracking tool is a plus
Organized and highly detail-oriented with the ability to coordinate small and large design projects; ability to organize and plan work on your own with little direction
Ability to meet milestones and deadlines; ability to motivate others and hold others accountable for deliverables
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; excellent presentation skills
Solid organizational, customer service, and communication skills
Flexible team player with a “get-it-done” attitude
Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment
Ability to handle multiple priorities and switch effectively between different activities and teams
Drupal experience and front-end development experience is a plus
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Job ID 63423
Category Corporate Marketing, Information Technology