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Director, Product Design, Grocery, Uber Eats

Design in Toronto, Canada

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.


We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.


About the Role


Uber Eats is looking for a head of product design for a new team that will transform how people get their groceries. In this role, you’ll develop a vision for a brand new product offering, and you’ll build and manage a world class design team in Toronto.


What You’ll Do


  • You’ll wear many hats as part of a small, entrepreneurial team working on a brand new business opportunity
  • You’ll get your hands dirty, designing early experiments to learn more about opportunities in the grocery space
  • You’ll be part of a highly autonomous team moving at a fast-paced, startup environment
  • You’ll customize and scale this product offering to markets around the world
  • You’ll be a key thought partner to our Toronto-based product and engineering teams, helping establish and execute on a vision for the future of grocery
  • You’ll build a world-class design team and culture at Uber’s Toronto office
  • You’ll partner with our research team to better understand how people eat around the world
  • You’ll work with your counterparts on the eater, restaurant, and courier experience teams to explore how grocery fits into the Uber Eats family
  • You’ll teach the soft and hard skills. You’ll help designers become the collaborative glue that inspires product management and engineering while also developing their core competencies at envisioning what could be


What You’ll Need

  • Stellar product and design judgment
  • Experience building brand new experiences from scratch
  • Experience leading and growing product design teams
  • At least 14 years of design experience, and at least 8 as a manager
  • Ability to mentor junior and senior designers, and to give creative direction to bring out their best work
  • Clear and effective written, verbal, and visual communication skills
  • Bonus points if you have experience with ecommerce, marketplace businesses or service design
  • “Driver” mindset. You are biased toward action, a great collaborator, a master disambiguator/simplifier, and constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
  • Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on
  • Experimental. You have a creative mindset that enjoys experimentation and is willing to take bold bets despite risk of failure
  • Foodie. You are passionate about food and evolving how the world eats

About the Team

Learn more about the Design Team and the work being done here

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