About the company
Turvo is the first multi-enterprise collaborative platform specifically designed for the global supply chain. Turvo connects people and organizations allowing shippers, logistics providers and carriers to digitally transform their workflows with cloud-based software and mobile applications for a better customer experience and brand differentiation. The technology unifies all systems, internal and external, providing one end-to-end platform to execute all operations and analytics, while eliminating redundant manual tasks and automating business processes. Turvo is based in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in Dallas, Texas, and Hyderabad, India.
About the Role
Do you want to be part of an organization that is passionate about empowering humans across the supply chain ecosystem? Are you looking to influence product development through thoughtful user experiences? Join Turvo’s user experience research and design team. Our team is looking for a seasoned User Experience Designer to lead end-to-end design. We are building a platform that connects shippers, brokers, and carriers and provides tools and technology to make their lives easier.
Responsibilities:Lead the design of useful, usable, and engaging products within a collaborative settingBe an expert at understanding end users problems and needs through researchApproach user research through multiple channels such as stakeholder expertise, customer interactions and feedback, and market dataUse design-thinking methodologies to translate abstract ideas into sketches, workflows, and prototypesDesign user interfaces that are simple, usable, and useful;Build and scale a design system that upholds accessibility, is sustainable, and technically feasibleMentor junior designers, build relationships, and collaborate closely with cross-functional teamsImprove designs iteratively through usability testing and feedbackBe outcome driven; use data and analytics and customer feedback to improve products; This is an individual contributor role.
Basic Qualifications:Up to 5 years experience designing SaaS products for web and mobileBachelors or Masters in a design discipline such as Interaction Design, HCI or Product / Graphic DesignHave at least 2 case studies / portfolio samples that highlight the business problem, the outcome, your role, and resulting design artifacts. These can be on your website or sent electronically as a PDF or slide deck.
Preferred Qualifications:Experience as a senior designer on cross functional teams of designers, product managers, engineers, and other departmentsExperience aligning business goals with design objectives to deliver a world-class user experienceExperienced at initiating design discussions with strong storytelling and presentation skillsExperience running design workshops and whiteboard sessions to map user journeys, problems, and opportunitiesAdept at sketching and white boarding; create low and high fidelity design prototypesAdept at translating abstract ideas into high-level designs that help set the visionHelp break high-level vision into incremental product developmentThrive on accountability, autonomy, ability to lead by empathyFamiliarity with the logistics industry is desirable, but not requiredHave used design and productivity tools like Miro, Figma, Sketch, Zeplin, Confluence, JIRA.