Digital Product Design Leader
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota US
Job Number: 2061
Requisition Number: 11385BR
Polaris is building an agile, customer-focused, growth-driven, and technology-enabled digital team. Together we will deliver a compelling digital experience that is measurable, effectively promotes our products, generates interest / leads, and supports long-term customer loyalty. We will engage consumers from shopping to purchasing through our dealer network and into the enjoyment of the ride.
The Digital Product Design Leader works with Digital Product Teams to establish a vision for our digital properties and products optimizing toward that that vision through design and UX driven by user research, iterative testing and data-driven analysis.
The individual leads User Experience, Optimization Analysts and other experience driving roles in a product team structure and will collaborate with business leaders, product managers, engineers and other partners. Delivering a lean UX design process from product discovery, conceptualization, sketching & prototyping, user interface, functional design, through implementation, usability review and the operation of a data-driven measurement and optimization program. This is a critical role within the department with significant responsibility and will interact with senior leadership and business unit partners on a regular basis.
The ideal candidate will be a creative problem-solver with an eye for how to best engage users in both marketing and complex digital / commerce environments. This person should take initiative to thoroughly understand our customers and the powersports industry. They are driven to create findable, usable, world-class experiences. This candidate loves collaboration, can clearly translate functional objectives into detailed experience specifications and can communicate a customer experience vision to a variety of audiences.
This position best suits someone with an entrepreneurial mentality who does not mind ambiguity and is confident when faced with many moving parts.
Similar Industry Titles and Key Words: UX Architect, Optimization / A/B Testing Leader, UX Leader, User Experience, Principal Product Designer, UX Designer, Content Strategy, Content Strategist
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About this location
This opportunity is located approximately 30 minutes from Minnesota's Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. These neighboring cities consistently rank as two of the United States' top cities to live in. Minneapolis's thriving art scene, outdoor culture (even in the winter), affordable prices, and friendly atmosphere make this Midwest metropolis a perfect place to live.
Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle. It's the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.
Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years. With annual 2017 sales of $5.4 billion, Polaris' innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman® and Polaris ACE® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK®, INDY®, Switchback® and RUSH® snowmobiles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets globally includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit www.polaris.com for more information.
Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?
Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.
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