Sr. Director Product Design Tue Sep 10 02:00:00 CDT 2019 Pawtucket, RI 545497600 10839 Global Development 1 Employee <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">At Hasbro, we embrace the unique skills, experiences, talents and perspectives of our global workforce which, combined with our culture of curiosity and innovation, generates the best ideas. We live our values of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity, and we’re committed to giving our 5,000+ employees opportunities to build their individual capabilities, balance work and life, deliver excellence through team work and thrive personally. This enables us to deliver results in all aspects of our business.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><strong><u>Senior Director Product Design– Games team</u></strong></span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Hasbro is looking for a full-time Senior Design Director to run the new games team in the gaming design org!</span></span></p> <p><br /> <span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Reporting to the VP of Design & Development, you will be directly responsible for the visioning, innovation, development and aesthetic outcome of multiple projects, working alongside multi-talented, professionals in Marketing, Engineering and Design. We are looking for a creative leader who possesses the right tools to vision and create truly innovative game experiences for our consumers.</span></span></p> <p><br /> <span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">You will be leading one of the hottest categories in the industry – Focus on new initiatives and quick to market opportunities This person must have knowledge  of the games industry, must be able to work cross demographics and use relevant consumer insights to lead a team to develop new games.<br /> This role requires an entrepreneurial spirt, awareness of relevant trends in pop culture, creative vision as well as lots of humor!</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>A day in the life of Sr Director Product Design:</strong></span></span></p> <p><br /> <span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">In collaboration with the Global Development leadership team, you will:<br /> •Drive the overall creative project and technical design development efforts for product line<br /> •Set the vision and the tone for the line conceptually and visually<br /> •Engage with the consumer to develop the proper experiences that connect people as well as allow them to compete in a fun environment<br /> •Identify and execute hot new trends in gaming.<br /> •Have a deep understanding of consumer insights and how to turn them into rich product experiences<br /> •Partner with US based marketing, research and engineering teams to create innovative, robust, user-oriented and consumer-centric experiences<br /> •Manage external design, research and technology groups, as well as internal Far East support teams<br /> •Interpret field research to gain an understanding of target user/consumer lifestyle and address consumer needs and preferences; leverage existing solutions and available technologies in product development<br /> •Lead product review meetings and present material to all levels of management<br /> •Pitch ideas to senior management<br /> •Manage the overall quality, cost, schedule and development of projects and brands in scope of responsibility</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Education and Experience Requirements:</strong><br /> •Bachelors Degree in Design, Digital Design or related field required<br /> •10+ years of team leadership experience in a creative environment<br /> •A deep understanding of market trends<br /> •Prior experience in a multi-disciplinary product creation environment required</span></span></p>

Sr. Director Product Design

At Hasbro, we embrace the unique skills, experiences, talents and perspectives of our global workforce which, combined with our culture of curiosity and innovation, generates the best ideas. We live our values of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity, and we’re committed to giving our 5,000+ employees opportunities to build their individual capabilities, balance work and life, deliver excellence through team work and thrive personally. This enables us to deliver results in all aspects of our business.

Senior Director Product Design– Games team

 

Hasbro is looking for a full-time Senior Design Director to run the new games team in the gaming design org!


Reporting to the VP of Design & Development, you will be directly responsible for the visioning, innovation, development and aesthetic outcome of multiple projects, working alongside multi-talented, professionals in Marketing, Engineering and Design. We are looking for a creative leader who possesses the right tools to vision and create truly innovative game experiences for our consumers.


You will be leading one of the hottest categories in the industry – Focus on new initiatives and quick to market opportunities This person must have knowledge  of the games industry, must be able to work cross demographics and use relevant consumer insights to lead a team to develop new games.
This role requires an entrepreneurial spirt, awareness of relevant trends in pop culture, creative vision as well as lots of humor!

 

A day in the life of Sr Director Product Design:


In collaboration with the Global Development leadership team, you will:
•Drive the overall creative project and technical design development efforts for product line
•Set the vision and the tone for the line conceptually and visually
•Engage with the consumer to develop the proper experiences that connect people as well as allow them to compete in a fun environment
•Identify and execute hot new trends in gaming.
•Have a deep understanding of consumer insights and how to turn them into rich product experiences
•Partner with US based marketing, research and engineering teams to create innovative, robust, user-oriented and consumer-centric experiences
•Manage external design, research and technology groups, as well as internal Far East support teams
•Interpret field research to gain an understanding of target user/consumer lifestyle and address consumer needs and preferences; leverage existing solutions and available technologies in product development
•Lead product review meetings and present material to all levels of management
•Pitch ideas to senior management
•Manage the overall quality, cost, schedule and development of projects and brands in scope of responsibility

 

Education and Experience Requirements:
•Bachelors Degree in Design, Digital Design or related field required
•10+ years of team leadership experience in a creative environment
•A deep understanding of market trends
•Prior experience in a multi-disciplinary product creation environment required


Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

Job Segment: Manager, Engineer, Product Development, Market Research, Management, Engineering, Research, Marketing

Date: Sep 10, 2019