Senior Manager, User Experience | IoT & Hardware (SB)
Department: Design and Creative
Location: Boston, Santa Barbara
More than a candidate that checks every box, we’re looking for people who are excited to work, learn, and grow at Sonos—no matter their background or how they identify. If that’s you, we hope you’ll apply for this role.
You want to be part of a team.
You come with new ideas and a unique point of view. You look forward to collaborating with a diverse team of individuals. You assume everyone’s best intentions, welcome a healthy debate, and embrace differing opinions. You eagerly seek and give help. Transparency tops your list of values, and you proactively contribute to a culture of respect and inclusion.
You enjoy a challenge.
Inquisitive and focused, you see every challenge as an opportunity. You’re ambitious and comfortable making mistakes because you learn from them and bounce back quickly. You would rather create the future than wait for it. You prioritize long-term value over short-term objectives.
You love to listen.
You approach every interaction with curiosity and a desire to understand. You want to make a positive impact in the world. You’re passionate about culture and know the power that music, film, podcasts, games, and stories have to bring people together.
- Provide design leadership, strategic guidance and detailed tactical direction for key hardware categories that encompass software enabled hardware experiences and capabilities, physical UI, sound and light communication, and product setup.
- Provide guidance, partnership, and deep engagement in always improving the art of how we work as a cross disciplinary team.
- Deliver strong project and career management for Sonos designers
- Work closely with cross-functional teams including product managers, software, and external partners
- Advocate for Sonos users as you strive to make the right product
- Travel to other Sonos offices, up to 10% of time, and travel to partner locations as needed
- Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline, such as user experience design, industrial design, graphic design
Sonos is a sound experience company. We pioneered multiroom wireless audio, made it sound amazing, and changed the way people listen, making it effortless for them to enjoy what they want, where they want, how they want.
Today we continue empowering listeners by developing new technologies, thoughtfully designing products, expanding our software platform, and crafting brilliant sound experiences while participating in a culture that values respect, transparency, collaboration, and ownership.
Together we’re working to positively impact the world and inspire everyone to listen better—because listening brings people together, builds understanding, drives change, and makes us happier.
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