International DesignOps Manager

Job Title: International DesignOps Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: $460 + super per day
Reference: 626306
Contact Name: Melissa Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2020 10:01

Job Description

  • Award-winning global Software company with leading product
  • Ranked one of the “Best Places To Work in AU”!
  • 12 month contract: $460 + super per day (OTE $130K package)
This global SAAS business operate at the cutting edge of innovative software, and have been recognised as one of the fastest growing tech companies and Best Places To Work for the past few years. Providing a highly efficient SAAS product (the best in the industry), they have a fantastic global team who all contribute to an excellent working environment in top of the range offices, and have huge plans over the next 18 months.

The Role
You will be supporting up to 7 globally distributed product and design teams under the direction of the DesignOps lead.

Responsibilities will include;
  • Lead one-off unique initiatives involving deep cross-functional and cross-geo partnership
  • Evaluate how work flows through Design functions & cross-functional partners
  • Identify opportunities that include both quick wins and systemic change
  • Enable the company to increase the quality & efficiency of Design output through optimized tools, aligned processes, and methodologies
  • Support and coordinate Design Teams’ reach & impact by implementing processes that:
  • - Enable ICs to focus on the work that better serves our customers
  • - Quantify operational improvements in measurable terms
  • 6+ years in Design Operations or similar Program Management or operations roles, with additional experience working with cross-functional Design teams
  • Deep knowledge of design principles and methods
  • Deep understanding of user-centered design principles and how to amplify them through operational excellence
  • Curiosity and commitment to testing new ideas and innovating to drive business results
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
  • Expertise delivering Design initiatives that impact on operational and/or spending efficiencies on time and on budget with measurable and quantifiable metrics
  • Knowledgeable with key design and user research tools, methods, and processes
  • Proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
  • Have proven experience working with Designers and design teams
  • Experience managing globally distributed teams is a plus
If this sounds like a good fit, please apply through the link and all successful applicants will be contacted directly

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