Jobs @ Turo

Vice President, Design & UX

San Francisco, CA
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Design is a critical dimension to Turo’s mission to put 1+ billion cars to better use. People power both sides of the Turo car sharing marketplace and we aspire  to create to designs that inspire and uniquely serve them. </span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We‘re looking for an experienced customer-driven design leader who will confidently grow our talented design and UX teams. You will lead the expansion of our current tightknit group to a larger group of ux designers, graphic designers and user researchers.  </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">This key influencer will also be tasked with continuing to infuse Turo’s product vision and business strategy with design thinking. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">We are creating a company culture that treasures and rewards beautiful, impactful designs. This is a unique opportunity for a special design leader to join an an already thriving consumer marketplace with lots of opportunity to still have an enormous impact. </span></p> <h6><span style="font-weight: 400;">  </span><strong>What you'll do</strong></h6> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Recruit and build design team; create fantastic design culture that attracts and retains talent</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work closely with product, marketing and engineering leadership to mold a process that produces high output, high quality work</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Coach and mentor our existing junior and senior design talent</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Oversee global design standards</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Represent design in executive business strategy</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Articulate a vision of the role of design at the company and for each functional area (including product, marketing, customer support, claims and more)</span></li> </ul> <h6><strong>Your profile</strong></h6> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">10+ years of applied UX/UI design experience; </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">7+ years design management within a high growth, high performance Internet company</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience recruiting and building a design team</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Vision of design processes that elevates quality</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Passionate advocate for design thinking</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Exceptional executive level interpersonal skills</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Talented communicator comfortable presenting to the entire company and board of directors as necessary</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience designing for a multi-platform service</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">An established network of high caliber design talent</span></li> </ul> <h6><strong>Benefits</strong></h6> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Competitive salary and meaningful equity</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Employer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Apple equipment</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Four weeks paid time off, 11 paid holidays, volunteer time off, generous parental leave</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Weekly catered lunch</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Stocked kitchen and beverages</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Company-sponsored happy hours and team events</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo owner matching and vehicle reimbursement program</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Turo travel credit every month</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!</span></p>


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