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Head of Design at Canonical Nigeria

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Canonical Nigeria

Full Time Jobs in Nigeria
Posted 1 year ago

Canonical delivers open source to the world faster, more securely, and more cost-effectively than any other company. We develop Ubuntu, the world’s most popular enterprise Linux from cloud to edge, together with a passionate global community of 200,000 contributors. Ubuntu means 'humanity to others. We chose it because it embodies the generosity at the heart of open source, the new normal for platforms and innovation. Together with a community of 200,000, we publish an operating system that runs from the tiny connected devices up to the world's biggest mainframes, the platform that everybody uses on the public cloud, and the workstation experience of the world's most productive developers. Secure and reliable, elegant and intuitive, and open for innovation - Ubuntu is the future of open source, which is why it's the fastest-growing Linux in the world despite already being the most widely deployed.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of Design


Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for an exceptional head of design, who shares our passion to deliver the next wave of open source to the world.
  • We create world-renowned software, impacting the lives of millions of engineers, enterprises, entrepreneurs and consumers every day.
  • Our multi-disciplinary design team includes researchers, visual and UX designers who collaborate with our product engineering teams to bring exciting products and websites to life.
  • We help and learn from each other and strive to improve our work and processes.

We value:

  • Experience of leadership and mentoring in a multi-disciplinary design team
  • An evangelist for design in the enterprise environment
  • The discipline to build product success through design practices
  • Personal engagement with users, design peers and executive leadership
  • The vision to lead a multi-product design system
  • Excellent academic results, with Bachelor’s or equivalent in User Experience, Design, or STEM
  • Commitment to continuous learning, feedback and improvement
  • Engagement with the latest design research and innovation
  • We expect members of the Canonical design team to be excellent communicators who are at ease working with a complex mix of engineers, designers and executives.
  • They should also be able to connect their design leadership to the strategic vision of the company.
  • They represent the team at cross-functional company meetings and present  their design position with clarity and precision. 

What we offer

  • An opportunity to shape a company and products
  • Influence in the open source community
  • An inclusive work environment
  • Learning and development
  • Annual compensation review
  • Recognition rewards
  • Annual leave
  • Priority Pass for travel.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


Job Features

Job CategoryBranch Head, Unit Head, Web Designer / Frontend / UI Jobs

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