Design Lead

Company Name: Deloitte

Location: Toronto, ON, CA - M5C 3G7

Job Duration: 2022-01-14 to 2022-02-13

Overview

 

TWG, a Deloitte business is looking for a Design Lead! Come join our fast-growing team and work with a wide range of industries and products. TWG joined Deloitte Digital in 2021, giving us the opportunity to share our expertise in digital technology and transformation and amplify the impact we can make together for our people, our clients, and our community.

Our design vision is to grow our team and help represent the value of design, with an emphasis on research design and customer delight to our clients. Our Team mission is to be thought leaders within the design community, who design meaningful and delightful solutions and bring a human-centered approach to our craft.

What will your typical day look like?

Design strategy and vision. Design Leads ensure that our project solutions are successful and executed at a high quality by Product Designers.
Design feedback (team mentorship). Design Leads guide Product Designers through their projects by conducting regular collaboration and feedback sessions to improve the quality of their work. Design Leads are mentors of Product Designers, helping them grow their skills and achieve their goals.
Client-facing leadership. Design Leads will join client-facing meetings and workshops when necessary, to help gather information and define design strategy.
Design operations. Design Leads contribute to the Design Department by iterating on process and tooling via their project work and regular department meetings.
Business development. Design Leads conduct discovery and estimation exercises for new business opportunities.

About the team

Our design vision is to grow our team and help represent the value of design, with an emphasis on research design and customer delight to our clients. Our Team mission is to be thought leaders within the design community, who design meaningful and delightful solutions and bring a human-centered approach to our craft.

We’re searching for a teammate with a proven passion for product design. You’ll collaborate with product managers, engineers and your design teammates to create effective experiences for our clients and their users. We are currently looking for an Intermediate Product Designer to join our growing team.  Help us deliver high-quality products across a variety of client projects and industries, that ultimately provides measurable value to our clients and their customers.

We’re looking for an individual who is passionate about end-to-end, human-centered Product Design with a focus on designing creative, delightful experiences. User research, information architecture, user flows, user experience design, interface design, prototyping and user testing are all central to this role.

Join our growing Product Design team and help shape the future of our experience design practice.

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • A dynamic career history rooted in design
  • A portfolio of projects or case studies describing your best work
  • Demonstrations of past projects, explorations, and design treatments that communicate the goals, process, and outcomes of your work
  • Experience in a design leadership role managing up to 3 product designers
  • Experience balancing multiple projects with variable requirements and team compositions
  • Experience in client-facing presentations and scope negotiation
  • Experience facilitating design workshops
  • Proficiency with Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, Keynote, and Invision

Nice to Have

  • Experience working with the public sector, large enterprise, and start-ups
  • Experience with contemporary interaction design tools
  • A passion for content creation such as illustration, copywriting, photography, public speaking or any other special skills that flex your creative muscles

Why TWG?

We believe that in order to impact the organizations and communities that we serve, we need to champion an inclusive and equitable culture. We listen, learn, and act on behalf of our team to ensure that everyone has a chance to bring their ideas and contributions to our work, programs, and events. Having a diverse work environment where everyone can be their authentic self is at the heart of TWG. We have recently partnered with Deloitte to on this mission. 

With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead.

 

TWG believes in transparency and publicly shares salary ranges with each of our job postings. The salary range for this position is: $110-130K 

 

BENEFITS OVERVIEW  

  • Friendly environment with flexible office hours 
  • 20 days of paid vacation  
  • Bonus Program 
  • Employee Discount Programs (via Workperks) 
  • Unlimited paid illness days 
  • Hybrid benefits plan: prescriptions, dental, fertility, insurance and health spending account  
  • Mental Health Program (4K) 
  • Paid phone plan 
  • Pension program with matching program 
  • Paid leaves (parental, short term and long-term leave) 
  • Deloitte Days (extended long weekends and Winter office closure) 
  • Office closure Winter Break 
  • Hybrid working arrangements (in office OR remote) plus one-time Work from home office allowance 
  • No meetings Friday afternoon 
  • Summer slowdown (two week period) 
  • Learning culture: professional development programs, in-house lunch and learns, conferences and training courses 
  • Company socials (in person and remote) 
  • Weekly rituals to stay connected in office or remote: weekly yoga via zoom, companywide stand-ups, meditation, weekly companywide demos, monthly lunches, and quarterly town halls 

 

TWG is committed to diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including aboriginal persons, francophones, persons with family caregiving responsibilities, members of sexual minority groups, persons with disabilities, visible minorities and women.