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Associate Director of Interaction

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 204271
Title: Associate Director of Interaction
Type: Contract
Location: New York, NY


What You’ll Do and The Impact You'll Make

We are looking for a talented User Experience Director to join our Experience Team working embedded with some of our most strategic clients. If you always see the bigger picture and excel at driving interdisciplinary teams forward then we would love to talk to you. UX Directors lead and manage the most complex and innovative projects in the agency. They shape solutions that may be used by millions of people. They are skilled client partners and responsible for growing the broader UX team and their skillsets. This role is meant for people that are true change agents and are constantly seeking out new ways to strengthen the client as a whole. 

If you would like to surround yourself with people that share the same passion for design and exploration, please see how you align with the needs listed below. 

What We'd Like to See

  • An amazing online portfolio that showcases multiple types of projects and solutions across large accounts 
  • 7-10 years of professional experience in the experience design field 
  • Ability to unravel multi-level complex problems that are massive in scale  
  • Exceptional senior client management skills
  • Ability to lead projects and teams, while at the same time being excited to also roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty in the work (we are a very hands-on company at all levels).
  • A mastery of UX and ability to direct all phases of the design process 
  • Phenomenal presentation skills
  • Experience leading, mentoring and growing design teams both within UX and beyond
  • Advanced research methodologies and analysis
  • Agency experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a related field

It’s also great if you have

  • Deep knowledge around marketing technology stacks 
  • Media editing capabilities (for research documentation)
  • Local or National design community connections 
  • A super awkward story you can share about that one time you met a celebrity


Benefits and Perks:

  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Company Paid Health Insurance Coverage
  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Continuous Training, Certifications, and Learning Opportunities