Product Design Manager, Integrity at Tinder | Powderkeg

Location: Remote, US

Employment Type: Regular

Team: Product Design

Tinder is looking for a Product Design Manager to lead our Integrity pillar. As a design manager you will lead a team of product designers, providing direction and mentorship of their team’s output, as well as coaching best practices in cross-functional partnership and design process. Our Integrity pillar is a tight knit and passionate group that houses our Trust & Safety and Social Responsibility teams who are in control of ensuring we develop the safest, most inclusive and trusted dating platform.

You will develop a strong design practice within the Integrity pillar, influence strategy and make a strong impact on product execution and quality. Design managers also provide design mentorship and are a champion for values, craft and career development, helping to create the spaces and structures that allow designers to deliver end-to-end solutions that are valuable, usable, and enjoyed by Tinder’s diverse and global user base.

What you'll do:

  • Manage, mentor and inspire a team of product designers, providing design direction and pushing the quality of work.
  • Demonstrate high quality design practices. This includes coordinating all aspects of UX: research, conceptualization, collaboration, facilitation, strategy, interaction design, information architecture, content design and visual execution.
  • Form relationships with cross functional team members and executives across organizations, and optimally speak to process, design goals and team vision as a strong representative of the design team.
  • Thoughtfully consider your team’s new and existing experiences, regularly seeking recommendations from various inputs, including community partners, our diverse member perspectives, research papers, and other sources.
  • ​Be curious. Learn about our users, build empathy for their needs, advocate for them and deliver impactful experiences that connect their goals to the business context.
  • Be a model for inclusivity, providing a safe, trusting environment where people can bring their whole selves to work.
  • Drive multiple small to large projects in parallel.
  • Help our larger design organization grow and improve, helping with skill building and design maturity.

What we're looking for:

  • 8+ years in product design experience.
  • 2+ years proven experience as a UX leader in a cross-functional UX team, dedicated to the complete UX design and development lifecycle of several successfully launched features and products.
  • Demonstrated experience with mentoring strong accountability and growth in direct reports.
  • Proven high bar for quality and attention to detail.
  • Experience designing for Android, iOS, and web. Knowledge of Apple’s HIG patterns & Material design.
  • Portfolio to illustrate applied experience as the creative process leader on projects.
  • Bachelor's degree in Design, HCI or Computer Science, or equivalent experience preferred.

As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:

• Working on a product that has an immediate impact on people’s lives all around the world

• Collaborating with a team of creative, fun and driven colleagues

• Comprehensive health coverage, competitive salary, 401(k) employer match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)

• Other perks and wellness benefits like a fitness membership subsidy, paid concierge medical membership, pet insurance offerings, and a commuter subsidy

• A robust Learning + Development offering including our MentorMatch program, access to a library of 6,000+ online learning courses through Udemy, and an annual L+D stipend

• Access to mental health resources

• Fertility preservation benefits

• No Meeting Wednesdays and access to a wide range of product and service discounts through Perkspot

• Charitable donations match up to $15,000 annually

• Monthly and weekly interactive virtual events including Book Club, trivia with prizes and yoga workouts

• The opportunity to join six active Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

At Tinder, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our product, and our community. We strive to make our workplace an inclusive and diverse environment, giving people from all walks of life the opportunity to have a voice. We champion and encourage those who bring different perspectives, ideas, and creativity to join our team dedicated to bringing people together across the globe. Tinder is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace where we welcome all people regardless of sex, gender identity, race, ethnicity, disability, or other lived experience.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Product Design Manager, Integrity
  • Company
  • Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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