Product Design Manager at NoRedInk

Title: Product Design Manager

Location: Remote (US Only)

Teaching kids to think critically and communicate effectively has never been more important, and NoRedInk helps students become better writers in more than 60% of middle and high schools in the U.S. We’re looking for a Product Design Manager to join our team as a player-coach. In this role, you’ll manage a team of 2-3 talented Product Designers while also executing on your own design work, initially as as a member of our Product Growth/Marketing team.

In this role, you will:

  • Own design for a specific product area (Growth)
  • Create user flows, prototypes, and high fidelity mockups for new features and experiments
  • Manage and grow a team of high-performing product designers
  • Coordinate design work across multiple teams and product areas
  • Provide feedback and direction on design deliverables in order to increase design quality
  • Drive improvements to our design tooling and processes

About You:

  • 5+ years experience in SaaS product design
  • 2+ years experience managing other product designers
  • Strong design craft and the ability to create high-performance designs that both solve user needs and achieve our product goals
  • Ability to act as a player coach, managing and overseeing the work of other designers while also driving your own individual contributor work
  • Experience working on an agile team with product managers and engineers
  • Outstanding written, verbal, and visual communication skills
  • Customer-focused mindset with an interest in serving students and educators

What NoRedInk Offers:

  • A competitive salary and equity package in a high-growth, well-funded startup with massive traction
  • Excellent health, vision, and dental benefits (U.S. Only)
  • A remote-first culture that allows for flexible hours (We were big on remote before COVID!)
  • A relaxed and flexible PTO policy and paid parental leave
  • 401(k) (U.S. Only)
  • LinkedIn Learning subscription with unlimited access to thousands of expert-led online courses
  • Team retreats and events to connect with fun, talented coworkers
  • Consistent modeling of our company’s core values
  • The ability to help millions of students and teachers and address a critical societal need