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Product Design Lead

Riviera Partners is the leading Executive Search firm for Engineering, Product and Design talent. We deliver the talent that enables technology, transforms companies, disrupts markets, and creates maximum value. We are 100% focused on tech with full stack recruiting services for engineering, product and design talent. We are on a mission to help people and companies reach their full potential. Join us if you share our mission!

We're looking for an exceptional Product Design Lead (UX/UI) to partner closely with the VP of Product Management to define our design vision and lead the execution of Riviera's product design transformation. If you are passionate about bringing consumer product design best practices into enterprise software design and enjoy partnering with a collaborative, customer-obsessed team of product managers, engineers, and data scientists to deliver simple, intuitive and innovative customer experiences, we would love to meet you! Additionally, if you are a strong creative problem-solver who has a knack for making complex things simple, are guided by customer data and business needs and who knows how to work with others to drive ideas into reality this is the job for you.

What You'll Do

  • Design simple, intuitive, and innovative user experience and visual designs
  • Define clear and impactful design principals and systems for our product portfolio
  • Lead the next evolution of Riviera's product redesign
  • Establish a strong, collaborative design practice and partner closely with world-class recruiting partners, our product manager, engineers and data scientists to bring vision into reality
  • Design simple, intuitive, and innovative user experience and visual designs

You will be successful if you:

  • Think in terms of design systems and make rational and delightful design decisions
  • Obsess over details yet know when to make the right trade-offs to ship great product experiences
  • Are a strong creative problem-solver who has a knack for making complex things simple
  • Love to be actively involved in product strategy
  • Are always learning to improve your craft


  • 5+ years of experience in Product Design in enterprise B2B and consumer apps with at least 2 years of experience in a leadership role, managing individual contributors
  • Possess an outstanding portfolio, showcasing your skills in interaction and visual design
  • A unique ability to communicate with qualitative and quantitative data to inform design decisions and inspire change
  • Demonstrable experience in collaborating closely and successfully with product managers, engineers and data scientists to align on strategy and execution to build and ship great product experiences
  • Experience and demonstrated success in complex workflow design incorporating information architecture principles
  • Experience with designing platforms a plus

Learn more about the culture at Riviera, meet our team, and connect with us through our social channels below. We look forward to meeting you!

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