Product Design Manager

Do you have a passion for team management and product design?

Join a cutting-edge organization dedicated to the design and creation of top-tier simulation products for a global market.

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Product Design Manager to spearhead current product initiatives and drive innovation with new solutions.

Location: Gold Coast, Queensland

What’s in it for you:

An energetic and innovative work environment with opportunities for both personal and professional growth.
A collaborative team culture that values engineering excellence and creative problem-solving.
The chance to work on cutting-edge projects in the gaming hardware sector, presenting exciting and challenging opportunities.

What you’ll do:

• Develop and execute long-term design strategies that align with the company's business objectives.
• Lead, manage, and mentor a team of product designers, fostering a culture of creativity and collaboration.
• Oversee the end-to-end design process from concept to market launch, ensuring alignment with strategic goals.
• Collaborate with engineering, marketing, and sales teams to create product designs that meet customer needs and business objectives.
• Drive innovation in product design, staying ahead of industry trends and advancements.
• Manage project resources, timelines, and budgets to ensure efficient and effective delivery of design projects.
• Foster the professional development of design team members through talent acquisition and training.
• Regularly interact with senior management and external stakeholders to align design objectives with broader company goals.
• Ensure design consistency and quality across all product lines, adhering to industry standards and best practices.

What you’ll need:

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Product Design, Industrial Design, or a related field.
• Minimum of 7 years of experience in product design, with at least 3 years in a strategic managerial role.
• Proven success in leading design teams and delivering market-leading products.
• Strong leadership and team-building abilities, with a history of managing and developing high-performing design teams.
• Excellent communication, presentation, and stakeholder management skills.
• Proficiency in design software.
• Deep understanding of design principles, ergonomics, user experience, and manufacturing processes.
• Experience in budget management and resource allocation for design projects.

Apply now and TAKE THE LEAD!