Vice President, Design

Company Description:
Quartet is a mission-driven technology company transforming the way mental healthcare is delivered. We partner with insurers and physicians to make mental healthcare more accessible and integrated into primary care. Our platform relies on advanced analytics, proven treatment programs, and easy to use technology to improve outcomes and total cost of care. We are a team of engineers, data scientists, and clinicians, finding solutions for a broken healthcare system. Venture-backed by the very best healthcare and technology investors, including GV (formerly Google Ventures), Quartet is using this investment to further build its team and expand into 5+ new markets in 2017.

Role Description:
Quartet is seeking a Vice President of Design to lead a cross-functional design team in our mission to change the world of behavioral health. As the most senior member of Quartet’s design team, you will be responsible for all user experience research, testing and design operations. Additionally, as one of the senior members of the product team, you will help drive the company to continue to innovate and revolutionize the behavioral health industry. You will lead the team in creating, refining, and enhancing the experience of doctors, behavioral health specialists, and patients alike using the Quartet platform.


  • Empower and mentor designers on your team, fostering a collaborative, productive, and positive environment within a growing team.
  • Partner with leadership to define the product vision, core metrics, and roadmap.
  • Ensure we deeply empathize with and understand our many different users, the problems they’re trying to solve, and build unique and delightful experiences for them.
  • Define the human-centered processes expected of designers, ensuring teams are delivering great design quickly, predictably, and with an appropriately defined scope.
  • Maintain and further build design team workflows that ensure that all designs delivered are in line with our style guides and extremely high quality standards.
  • Lead UX designs (visual and interaction) in an agile environment to produce high quality user experiences.
  • Continuously identify ways to improve the user experience both visually and by measurable user outcomes.  


  • You must be extremely pragmatic and have an exceptional ability to empower and manage teams of designers.
  • 10+ years of Design experience, at least 5 of which were in management positions.
  • Demonstrated leader with ability to attract outstanding talent, create and sustain a culture of high performance.
  • Strong technical ability; capable of conducting mission-critical design discussions with Product Managers and business leads.
  • Track record of translating product vision into actionable plans that lead to the creation of high-quality user experience and engagement.
  • Ability to drive business insights, actions and accountability across the organization, and to communicate confidently to company leadership.
  • Passion for how our design, creativity, and technology creates a successful culture and business.
  • Outstanding leadership and management skills and the ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a dynamic, changing work environment.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills to communicate clearly across the organization and engender confidence and buy-in to initiatives.

Quartet has been named among Modern Healthcare's 100 Best Places To Work in 2016! Benefits and perks of working at Quartet include:

  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Enhanced mental health benefits
  • Paid membership to One Medical
  • Pre-tax health, transit and dependent care flexible spending accounts
  • Fee-free 401(k) program
  • Unlimited vacation and sick leave, and competitive family leave policy
  • Amazing office with stocked kitchen, weekly yoga, meditation services and regular company gatherings
  • Working with some of the most talented and mission-driven minds in the industry!

Quartet interview requests and job offers only originate from email addresses (e.g. [email protected] Quartet will also never ask for bank information (e.g. account and routing number), social security numbers, passwords, or other sensitive information to be delivered via email. If you receive a scam email or wish to report a security issue involving Quartet, please notify us at: [email protected].

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