Atlassian is continuing to hire with all interviewing and
on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. All new and existing
Atlassians will continue to work from home until it's safe to
return to our offices. When our offices re-open, we will provide
the choice to work from home or return to work in an office unless
a job requirement makes it necessary for a particular role to be
performed at an Atlassian office.
Atlassian is seeking an Experience Design Manager who will play
an instrumental role in up leveling their team by providing support
and mentorship in constructive ways that encourages, energises, and
increases the quality of work. This person will be responsible for
championing a variety of design processes within Atlassian. We are
looking for an individual who will embrace a collaborative approach
to helping their team build confidence, solve problems, and move
work forward. This person should be able to oversee development of
current design strategy; review and hone vision for the customer
experience, and manage a team to meet critical experience
We're building a team workspace where anyone can easily find the
latest company information, create and share a project plan, and
communicate across business lines and teams. We believe that
offering tools and practices to support open teamwork is a critical
component of fueling digital transformation and ultimately
strengthening business agility.
Our charter is to empower teams to engage in meaningful
collaboration, to deliver a delightful content creation experience;
to effortlessly organize, find, and discover information and
knowledge across teams. We are looking for someone who deeply
understands design processes and can craft detailed plans that are
proportionate to the size and scale of problems to be solved.
In this role, you'll get to:
- Be a strategic partner of leadership teams, working closely
with your peers in Engineering and Product to define the team
strategy and roadmap.
- Have an understanding of product metrics and translate goals to
the experience design team.
- Lead the overall product design vision that enhances our
business goals and share that strategy through storytelling with
great presentation skills.
- Establish and maintain a high quality bar for shipped design
work with your team.
- Proactively look for opportunities to improve the design of our
- Be a dedicated innovator. With a pulse on the trends in product
design, you will help your team anticipate and adjust to new
challenges and ensure constant innovation within your product.
- Build and lead a high-performing team of experience designers.
You'll mentor and encourage your team towards success and
Ideally, we'd hope you would:
- Have 10+ years of professional design experience, including 4+
years leading a senior design team.
- Show examples of having led a cross-craft project that
delivered measurable improvement to users.
- Have a passion for driving teams towards amazing solutions that
balance customer/business needs.
- Have experience leading product or content designers across
multiple/concurrent streams of work.
- Recognise content to be a powerful and essential part of a
customer's end-to-end journey.
More about the team
Designers at Atlassian are responsible for delivering across the
entirety of the design process, from early stage research and
ideation, through implementation and iteration based on key success
metrics. Ideally you are really strong in at least one
design-focused skill, have an interest to improve in many other
areas and are humble enough to always ask questions and learn
Read more about Design at Atlassian here:
More about our benefits
Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian
is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and
play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and
recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year
for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your
learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after
five years and lots more.
More about Atlassian
Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to
the who's who of tech is why we're here. We build tools like Jira,
Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world
become more nimble, creative, and aligned-collaboration is the
heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and
Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we're looking for people who
want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so
much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we're committed to an
environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive,
as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated
by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team.
We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is
the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and
culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and
experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation,
age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO
If your experience looks a little different from what we've
identified and you think you can rock the role, we'd love to learn
more about you.
Learn more about Atlassian's culture, interviewing flow, and
hiring process by checking out our Candidate Resource Hub.