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About the job Product Designer (Senior to Lead)

Lead Product Designer -

Respiratory Health Venture (ADG)


ADG, a leading innovation and design consultancy, is seeking a Lead Product Designer to pioneer the development of cutting-edge medical devices and services. This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the future of healthcare and requires a dynamic individual who can navigate complex stakeholder environments and manage diverse teams. ´╗┐This role is a 6 month full-time contract with potential for extension or promotion to a permanent full-time role. The role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to ADG's transformative impact on society as a whole through groundbreaking ventures.


Your Role:

  • Innovation Leader: Take charge of designing cutting-edge medical devices and digital services, merging physical and digital design to elevate patient care.

  • Broad Conceptual Thinking & Detailed Features: Seamlessly transition from broad conceptual thinking to detailed features, ensuring the transformation of wide-ranging ideas into practical, user-focused solutions at a production level. Engage in hands-on, pixel-perfect design, translating concepts into finely crafted products.

  • Strategic Decision-Making: Collaborate closely with product and executive teams, providing practical insight and contributing to high-level strategic decisions that align with the product's production-level requirements.

  • UI/UX Expert: Lead UI/UX design from initial concepts to polished final products, ensuring resonant user experiences.

  • Strategic Visionary: Develop and execute product strategies that align with business and user needs, creating impactful, user-centric designs.

  • Collaborative Force: Drive product vision and strategy alongside engineers, researchers, business strategists, and client partners.

  • End-to-End Design Ownership: As a product owner, take on a comprehensive role overseeing the entire design process across multiple features and projects. Dive into minute details to understand how patients and other actors interact with our product ecosystem, ensuring a nuanced and user-centric approach throughout the design journey.

  • Trend and Tech Integration: Stay ahead of industry trends and emerging technologies, weaving them into our design and product strategies.


Responsibilities:

  • Pixel-Perfect Design: Design pixel-perfect screens and prototypes, translating concepts into finely crafted products.

  • Solution Generation and Design: Proactively ideate and visualize solutions, leading workshops, and ideation sessions.

  • Storytelling and Influence: Communicate design work with clarity, brevity, and strong visual design, influencing cross-functional partners effectively.

  • Ecosystem Architect: Craft products within a holistic ecosystem, balancing hardware, software, and service design intricacies.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Build relationships and integrate product thinking throughout the company, advocating for user-centric design.

  • Mentorship and Leadership: Guide and share knowledge with team members, promoting a culture of learning and growth.

  • Project Management and Efficiency: Scope, plan, and progress projects to successful completion, balancing multiple work streams.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Masters in Design or related field.

  • Experience designing digital and physical, preferably in medical devices or digital health.

  • Proven experience in team leadership, ideation, and workshop facilitation.

  • Proficiency in digital design and prototyping tools (e.g., Figma, Sketch).

  • Experience managing diverse stakeholders, subcontractors and project teams.


Working Environment:

  • Remote Flexibility: Fully remote position, enabling you to work from anywhere.

  • Pacific Time Office Hours: Though remote, we maintain Pacific Time office hours, ensuring alignment with our client team.

  • Flexible Schedule: Enjoy the flexibility to manage your work schedule, supporting work-life balance.

  • International Collaboration: Occasional off-hours meetings with our international stakeholders.

  • San Francisco Preferred: If you are located in San Francisco thats a plus.


Why ADG:

ADG is a next-generation innovation and design consultancy. We build ventures that reinvent the world. We partner with leading institutions, corporations, government agencies, venture capital firms and ambitious startups to bring concepts to market. More than forward-thinking, our work reimagines the future through balancing user needs, systems-thinking and business strategy.

ADG is about more than innovation; were about redefining markets and enhancing lives worldwide. Our latest venture in respiratory health promises to be a game-changer, and your design expertise is the key to this transformation.


Join Us:

Ready to spearhead the design of next-generation healthcare solutions? If you're driven to make a real impact in the medical device domain, ADG is your next destination. Apply now to be part of our mission to redefine respiratory health care.