Head of Product Design (EU Remote)

Posted 02 December 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameVicky Kilby

Job description

Jam.gg are looking to bring in a Head of Product Design to their ever-growing team on a remote basis. You will need to be based in Europe within +/- 2 hours of CET time zone for this role.

Jam.gg is a social and low tech-friendly cloud gaming platform that has been designed to be accessible to everyone: available directly from a web browser.

The studio is now at the stage where they are scaling their Product department as one of their key units and welcome self-starting, and talented people wishing to start and manage uniquely challenging projects.

Your Responsibilities…
  • Overseeing the Design process including product branding, visual styling, user experience research and design for the entire product offering
  • Managing a team of designers, helping them grow and develop their skills and career 
  • Fostering collaboration within the product team to fast track the studio’s user research workstream, helping design and product increase our discovery efforts.
  • Representing Jam.gg’s design culture both internally and externally
  • Developing design processes to scale design thinking
  • Recruiting new designers and actively participate in the hiring process
  • Responsibility for user experiences (UX) across the product, and ensure that everything Jam.gg puts out meets their standard of design

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role… 
  • 6+ years of experience as a hands-on Product Designer working across a wide range of products and driving creative solutions
  • 3+ years of direct experience managing design teams mentoring and growing designers
  • A portfolio of relevant design work, executed either by yourself or a team that you led, that showcases your ability to ship successful products
  • Ability to dive into the details and work through particularly tough problems yourself
  • Highly collaborative, low-ego approach to design
  • Ready to question assumptions and previous decisions whether they are in the product or in business decisions
  • A good understanding of the streaming platform industry is a plus

Perks and benefits include…
  • Unlimited annual leave (minimum 5 weeks)
  • Monthly well-being allowance (mental help, sport, massage, etc.)
  • Home office allowance
  • Equal pay policy
  • Equal maternity and paternity leave (18 weeks)
  • Maternity/Paternity grant of 3k euros with 1 year seniority
  • Stock option plan