Product Design Manager, Mobile

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What Asana is looking for in applicants

Asana is looking for a Product Design Manager to lead our Mobile Platform. This area is responsible for the entire experience of Asana on mobile–creating the foundations and design systems that will help our mobile app be best-in-class. 

This role is perfect for design leaders who have an ownership mindset, a boundaryless approach, and a get stuff done spirit. This role involves being a steward of the practices and rhythms which help teams to deliver effectively on mobile. Our ideal candidate is a champion for the customer, has a passion for product excellence, and enjoys working in a player-coach capacity to deliver design solutions.

You’ll be responsible for coaching your team through our design process and making sure that they’re solving the right problems with the best solutions. As a critical member of our design leadership team, you thrive on cross-functional collaboration, and actively work to improve the people, product, and process on your team and beyond.

What you'll achieve

  • Manage and mentor a talented team of iOS and Android designers 
  • Set a bold vision for mobile and collaborate with teams across the org to iterate toward that vision
  • Contribute to a mobile strategy that increases the impact that mobile has for our customers and our business
  • Uplevel the quality of all mobile work, ensure appropriate staffing, and connect the dots across all product pillars
  • Partner with PM, User Research, Data Science, PMM, and Engineering peers to define mobile area goals, objectives, roadmap, and processes
  • Build out scalable frameworks, documentation, libraries, and tools for teams working on mobile
  • Increase community and collaboration across all designers working on mobile in other parts of the org, through dotted line reporting relationships, facilitating design sprints, and hosting team events

About you

  • 6+ years experience designing and shipping best-in-class product experiences on mobile 
  • 2+ years in a people management role with a demonstrated track record of building and mentoring designers
  • Has strong interaction design chops and familiarity with current mobile trends 
  • Is comfortable both working within the constraints of a design system and evolving that system to create new patterns
  • Enjoys designing and co-creating alongside their team in a player/coach capacity
  • You’re a strong influencer, who can collaborate across an organization and effect change when necessary
  • Develops guidelines, practices, and frameworks to help teams operate and scale effectively 
  • Experience leading product design efforts in B2B/SaaS space a huge plus



About us

Asana enables millions of teams around the world to achieve their goals together, from small projects to strategic initiatives. For the past 5 years, we've been named a top workplace by Fortune, Great Place to Work, Fast Company, Glassdoor, and Built In for our inclusive culture that drives business results. After spending more than two years physically distanced, we're safely and mindfully returning to in-person collaboration, adding more flexibility to our office-centric hybrid culture. With offices all over the world, we are always looking for curious, collaborative, and mission-driven people to help us enable the world’s teams to work together effortlessly.

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