Know a Mobile Design Leader? Mountain View, CA INTUIT

24 Sep 2009 - 8:17pm
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Chris Cox

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Chris Cox ∙ Candidate Generation Recruiter
Intuit ∙
415.681.3665 (direct/fax) ∙ chris_cox at
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Intuit is a leading software provider of business and financial management
solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, consumers and accounting
professionals. You probably know us by our flagship products, QuickBooks®,
Quicken® and QuickTax®/TurboTax®, but that's just the start. We are
currently going through a fundamental transformation from a shrink-wrapped
software company to one of the country's leading providers of web-based
applications and solutions.
Please submit your application to
68462&CurrentPage=1 for consideration.
Come join Intuit as part of the Design Innovation Group, as the Mobile
Design Leader (Req. 68462—Located in Mountain View, CA.) We are looking for
creative problem solvers with a passion for innovation to join our team and
revolutionize the way the world does business.
Intuit is seeking a Mobile Design Leader to help us produce strategically
important, useful, and delightful mobile experiences. The hands-on Mobile
Design expert is responsible for inspiring and helping guide the
company-wide Mobile initiative. He/she will work with the Advanced Mobile
Engineering team and others to design and build world-class mobile
experiences. In addition, this individual will work with leaders across
Intuit in product management, engineering, design, user research, and other
disciplines to help establish Intuit as an inspiring, effective leader in
delivering great mobile experiences.

The Mobile Design Leader will have a proven track record in inspiring others
to get behind a vision. He/she will bring deep knowledge of strategy,
ideation, prototyping, frameworks and customer research in the mobile design
space. The leader will effectively use these methods to produce great mobile
designs and teach and coach others in these methods.

This leader will have a broad network and excellent reputation with
influential industry and academia contacts; and demonstrated ability to
collaborate effectively with a variety of business leaders, technology
leaders, product managers and other key people.

All Intuit leaders bring functional/technical skills, but equally important
they lead through personal values consistent with Intuit's corporate values.
The chosen Mobile Design Leader will have strong leadership and change
management skills, including a hands-on, non-bureaucratic leadership style;
open and frequent communications at all levels of the organization; the
ability to both drive and collaborate across multiple business and
functional units, and a genuine sensitivity to the development needs of the
* 10+ years of significant track record in defining and delivering great
user experiences
* 5+ years of experience in designing and delivering great mobile
* Extensive experience designing: messaging, mobile web, and/or on-device
mobile applications, including workflow, information architecture, and UI
* Extensive experience with designing for different mobile input
technologies (touch, multi-touch, voice, etc)
* Demonstrated ability to paint a vision for design and deliver on it, and
success in driving change in a matrixed environment
* Master's in design, HCI or related fields; or equivalent experience
* Excellent command of: user experience methods, design principles,
problem-framing skills, verbal and written communication skills
* Ability to masterfully articulate/define/integrate the role of design
* Exemplary ability to build positive, collaborative relationships across
teams/groups/functions through facilitative leadership, and to "raise the
bar" continually as an effective leader of positive change
* Strong track-record of developing and hiring great people
* Experience, comfort and track-record in dealing at all levels in a large
organization, and in leading both through influence and hands-on ownership
Learn more about our award winning workplace and how we give back to our
local and global communities. Discover what it’s like to be part of a team
that rewards taking risks and trying new things. Join us and let your
ingenious ideas be heard. How far can you think?
If you have more detailed questions or need to reach someone please email
Chris Cox chris_cox at <mailto:chris_cox at>

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