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Full-Time

Head of Design and Research

Posted on 5/9/2024

Upside

Upside

201-500 employees

Cash back on gas, groceries, and dining

Consumer Software
Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$216k - $270kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity

Senior, Expert

Washington, DC, USA + 1 more

Category
Product & UX/UI Design
UI/UX & Design
Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Requirements
  • 10+ years of professional design experience
  • 5+ years managing and leading design and research teams
  • Experience using UX to influence strategic decision making
  • Experience fostering divergent design thinking
  • Experience with organizational transformation and design education
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with engineering and product for key strategic initiatives
  • Manage a diverse team in establishing and maintaining design principles
  • Work with Research and Development leadership to improve and build the future
  • Incorporate systems thinking into design system
  • Create a culture of craft, quality, and execution
  • Own emergent, highly complex, and ambiguous opportunities
  • Hone research practice and deepen integrations into decision making

This company offers a free app that provides cash back on gas, groceries, and restaurants, benefiting both consumers and brick-and-mortar businesses. Leveraging its technology since 2016, Upside has increased purchasing power for millions of people and driven measurable profit for thousands of businesses, contributing to sustainability initiatives.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$15.3B

Headquarters

Washington, District of Columbia

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

15%

Benefits

Health, vision, & dental insurance

Free lunch

Stock options

Unlimited PTO

INACTIVE