Under Armour, Inc. Sr Manager, Experience Design in Austin, Texas
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work.
We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will. Our goal is to Build A Great Team! Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Under Armour is looking for a Sr Manager – Product Experience, Global eCommerce to help us create the next generation 360 Customer Experience. Our growing team of passionate designers, engineers, and product folks live and breathe technology. This is your chance to become part of what is, and will continue to be, a challenging and exciting environment. We want someone who enjoys ideating and designing projects with a team and sharing them with the world. We want someone who understands that they never stop learning—and is excited by that. We want someone who rejoices in elegant solutions to intractable problems.
The Senior Manager, Product Experience will be responsible for creating leading-edge digital commerce products and programs, including in-store experiences. You will oversee Product Experience for UA.com, UA International Sites, Under Armour App (iOS & Android), UA Icon (Customization) & ArmourBox (Subscription). In addition the ability to connect the dots with our fitness communities (MyFitnessPal & MapMyRun) and digital commerce will remain a priority and core charter of the role. The spectrum of work is vast, but primarily comes down to digital, mobile, and experiential. You will set the bar for spectacular design and functionality across multiple digital platforms in the UA portfolio.
You will be responsible for every step of the design process and immerse yourself into projects with a pixel-perfect eye for detail. You will rely on your extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish Under Armour’s broader business goals. You should be great at collaborating with engineers and product managers, and mentoring a distributed design team.
Build a strong design focus for our site and apps; keeping them up to date both in terms of visual aesthetic and interaction patterns
Mentor and manage a team of designers —creating an environment that fosters collaboration, trust, and respect
Push the design team forward by surfacing processes and examples that inspire them
Partner with the brand, product and merchant teams in the development of creative assets especially as they relate to the digital/mobile/experiential use
Identify and manage experiments that drive improvements to the product experience; And measure their impact.
Capture and advocate the voice of our customers around the globe
6+ of experience leading large, integrated, cross-channel digital efforts across mobile and web
3+ years mentoring and growing talent
Proficiency of visual design discipline – typography, grids, color theory, iconography, composition, etc.)
Able to drive creation of storyboards, interactive prototypes and design deliverables
Strong communication, presentation and storytelling skills and the ability to defend design decisions with solid rationales based on design principles, user research, and product knowledge
Experience working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
Experience with a variety of design and prototyping tools such as Illustrator, inVision, Sketch, Hype, Axure, and Keynote
Passion for quality work with an understanding of how to prioritize and make tradeoffs.
Experience with e-commerce or digital B2C products with scale
Portfolio with examples of great interaction-design work required - applications without portfolio will not be considered
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.