IBM IBM Quantum Design Manager (Austin, TX NYC, NY or Ykt Heights, NY) in Boston, Massachusetts
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Your Role and Responsibilities
The IBM Quantum design team is seeking a manager that will focus on the growth and development of the design function in IBM Quantum. This role involves an emphasis on individual designer's skills and career growth, growing the team, and ensuring prioritization and deployment of resources across functions, all while aligning the team to the strategy of the business. The team designs for highly complex subject matter and requires a manager with experience designing for complex technical topics and has demonstrated strength and experience with cross-disciplinary collaboration and negotiation. A successful candidate will have a history of building a positive working relationships based on trust and empathy.
Continue to build a positive working culture within the design team that is open and inclusive
Develop and grow the IBM Quantum design team, and individual designers
Be an advocate for design in IBM Quantum, and for quantum in IBM Design
Prioritize resource allocations and staffing requirements across all IBM Quantum functions; includes product, web, events, community, etc
Continuously improve how the design team works and collaborates across functions
Work with design leads to establish and refine strategy
Preferred Work locations: Austin, TX; New York, NY; Yorktown Heights, NY
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
• 5+ years experience in design
• Excellent understanding of design principles and their application
• Cross-disciplinary collaboration and negotiation
• Demonstrated ability to use different managerial styles as the situation warrants
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
• 5+ years experience in design management
• 5+ years designing for AI or other emerging technologies
• 3+ years experience with agile tools and practices
About Business Unit
IBM Quantum is an industry first initiative to build universal quantum computers for business, engineering and science
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