Head of Design at Frame.io
New York City, NY, US

About Frame.io

At Frame.io, we’re powering the future of creative collaboration. Over 550,000 video professionals use Frame.io to seamlessly share media and gather timestamped feedback from team members and clients. Simply put, we help companies create better video, together. 

Frame.io is backed by Accel, SignalFire, FirstMark, Jared Leto and a host of other phenomenal investors. We've built a highly functional and market-leading product used and loved by companies such as Turner Broadcasting, Facebook, Disney, Nice Shoes, Spotify, NASA, Snapchat, BBC, BuzzFeed, TED, Adobe, Udemy, and many more.

We’re still in the early days of transforming the way the world makes video, and we're on the hunt for talented individuals to help us achieve our vision.


About the Role

Frame.io is looking for an empathetic and experienced design leader join the growing team, working on the industry leading product that focuses on solving video review and collaboration. As a Head of Design, you will oversee the department that prides itself on delivering innovative and delightful design solutions while maintaining a deep attention to detail on every level of your work. Reporting directly to the co-founder and CEO who designed the original product, you will be in charge of growing a quality design organization where the optimum balance between high output and unyielding quality is constantly strived for with every designer and every project. The ideal candidate has a passion for designing high fidelity products, operationalizing high quality design process, with a knack for working with various groups where clarity, care, vision and drive are highly appreciated and demanded.

Requirements

  • 7+ years of digital/product design experience
  • 2+ years of management experience
  • Great taste and aesthetic sensibility
  • Well versed in, and opinionated about visual and user experience design
  • Love giving and receiving honest, thoughtful feedback
  • Experience running design teams, and collaborating effectively with engineering managers and product leaders
  • Experience using tools like Sketch and InVision
  • Experience and expertise in interaction and animation design


Responsibilities

  • Lead and advocate for design throughout the product organization
  • Build a thorough product design process
  • Implement design strategy and architecture across the Frame.io product
  • Develop the designers on your team, set clear goals, manage workloads, and ensure their overall happiness
  • Recruit new designers and actively participate in the hiring process
  • Foster a culture of innovation and high quality
  • Collaborate with product management, engineering and research
  • Contribute as a designer on projects as necessary


Benefits

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Daily catered lunch & fully stocked kitchen with cold brew on tap and Whiskey Library
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Free Citi-Bike membership
  • Influence in a small, fast-paced team


At Frame.io, we believe that learning from different backgrounds and perspectives will allow us to elevate each other and help us build a better product for our users. 
We are proud to be committed to equal employment opportunity, regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.