United Technologies Corporation Director - Interaction Design in Brooklyn, New York
Job ID: 50651BR
State: New York
Country: United States
Category: Information Technology: IT Infrastructure
Job Responsibilities include:
As a Director of Interaction Design you will help define UTCs vision for digital design.
You will lead the interaction design team at the Digital Accelerator; help define and cultivate core skills of individual designers and the capacities of the team as a whole.
Lead the definition of UTC’s digital design systems.
Establish perspectives on emerging technologies and domains that are or will be relevant to our industries.
Help define the collaboration model between the Digital Accelerator and discrete UTC businesses and project teams, particularly where it impacts design quality.
Provide oversight and practical guidance to individual UTC software product development efforts, both internal and with vendors.
8+ years of related work experience
Experience building and managing a team of designers… Digital Agency experience preferred
Extensive knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management, and user research
Ability to convey concepts through wireframes, flows, storyboards, and mockups
Fluency in digital design tools, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch
Fluency in creating quick and dirty prototypes (for example: click-throughs with Keynote, interactive prototypes with Flinto or Axure, animations with AfterEffects, Invision, etc...)
Creative problem-solver with the ability to work with a blank slate and inspire others
Collaborate effectively with remote team members, including designers, researchers engineering, product management, marketing and others
Strong influencing and negotiating skills; with excellent written & verbal communication. Must be great at working well in cross functional teams under tight deadlines.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.