Oracle UX Principal Lead Design Director—Web in Reading, Pennsylvania

Responsible for the overall appearance and function of websites. Provides for the delivery of content and message on website, Mobile applications, Interactive Media and e-Mail efforts in execution of the company's digital strategy

Management of Web Design specialists to collaborate with line-of-business to support the development, implementation, functionality and maintenance of company digital efforts. Act as a liaison with management to ensure that activities are in support of business plans. Direct functional resources and budget to be deployed using the most appropriate mix for the line-of-business or geography. Focus on best practice and continuous improvement in all business and management activities. Ensure consistency between global directions and line-of-business and geography implementation choices. Provide effective performance management: Set clear goals for all staff, provide regular feedback on performance and conduct a formal appraisal at the conclusion of the fiscal year. Implement organizational changes in line with changing business & market needs

Manages and controls activities in multi-functional areas of sections. Ensures appropriate operational planning is effectively executed to meet business needs. Technical and strategic understanding of Technology, Applications, and Industry solutions being marketed. Experience in corproate web design a must, as well as familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite. Ability to develop as well as guide team to work within a coporate brand.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Oracle, one of the world s most recognized enterprise technology brands is seeking a UX Principle Lead Design Director to work within its in-house creative agency. At Oracle Brand Creative, you ll get to make a real impact world-wide, creating customer-centric digital brand experiences for oracle.com and influence related web properties.

We are looking for a User Experience leader that will utilize user-centric, heuristically minded, and data influenced methodologies, to turn the toughest of stakeholder challenges into elegant user experiences. Everything you do will work to drive User Experience best practices within your own team, the teams you collaborate with, and your stakeholders. You are excited to raise the bar of what one Oracle User Experience should look like. Finally, you are a champion of, and can organize multiple-project inputs from user testing and research, to engineering and business requirements, focusing them into world class experiences.

If you are as focused on enhancing the user experience as we are, this is your opportunity to continue your journey with Oracle.

What you ll be doing:

Manage a mixed team of Junior and Senior UX Designers to deliver world class experiences while motivating them to continue to grow their own skillsets.

Create holistic information architectures, wireframes, and experience flows

Create innovative responsive UX designs for the web, optimizing usability, content strategy, and growing a comprehensive design library

Collaborate and build consensus with design, content strategy, editorial, coding, and publishing teams to deliver robust user first solutions.

Successfully deliver data driven and user first experiences

Provide senior-level leadership, design, and strategic creative vision to a team of digital UX designers

Lead workshops with product managers, content strategists, designers, and technologists

Brainstorm in a team environment that includes remote participants

Present to internal clients and senior executives

Drive brand consistency while creating UX experiences

Skills you ll need:

6 years UX/UI experience in an agency working on technology clients and/or with a technology company (or a global brand)

Ability to plot and drive information systems architecture

Strong leadership skills and inspiring positive energy

Be a self-starter. Manage time wisely with an eye for detail. Thrive in a deadline-driven environment

Ability to adopt, understand, and contribute to brand guidelines for a digital-first brand

Strong mobile responsive and native UX application design experience

Good understanding of coding technologies and responsive coding capabilities

Strong spoken and written communication skills

Proven experience engaging with all levels of management

Effective creative project management

Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines

Proficiency with design and prototyping tools such as InVision and Sketch

Working knowledge of CSS and HTML a plus

A sense of humor and good listening skills a plus

What s in it for you:

Make a big impact on a leading cloud brand s website and other marquee digital marketing properties

Run with a talented and fun team that gets to innovate and define branding on digital, web, and mobile solutions

Get paid well

Shape and lead a team of rock star UX Designers

Job: *Marketing

Organization: *Oracle

Title: UX Principal Lead Design Director—Web

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18001G98