Lead Production Designer in Work From Home at Yahoo Inc

Date Posted: 5/26/2023

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Job Description

Yahoo is a global media and tech company that connects people to their passions. We reach nearly 900M people around the world, bringing them closer to what they love—from finance and sports, to shopping, gaming and news—with the trusted products, content and tech that fuel their day. For partners, we provide a full-stack platform for businesses to amplify growth and drive more meaningful connections across advertising, search and media.

The Lead Production Designer will be responsible for overseeing the production of all design projects from conception to final delivery. They will work closely with other product teams to ensure that all design work is executed to the highest standard, and that all deadlines are met. The Lead Production Designer will be responsible for leading a team of production designers and ensuring that all work is delivered on time and to the highest standard.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the production of all design projects, from concept to final delivery

  • Ensure that all design work is executed to the highest standard

  • Work closely with product teams to ensure that all projects are completed on time and within budget

  • Lead a team of production designers, ensuring that all work is delivered on time and to the highest standard

  • Create production schedules and ensure that all deadlines are met

  • Review all work before delivery to ensure that it meets the project requirements and is of the highest quality

  • Manage stakeholder relationships, ensuring that they are satisfied with the quality of work and the level of service provided

  • Work closely with a project manager to ensure that all projects are completed within budget


  • Bachelor's degree in design, visual arts, or a related field or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of experience in design production, preferably in an agency setting

  • Strong leadership and management skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Proficient in Figma

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize workload effectively

  • Experience working with product designers and managing relationships

If you're an experienced production designer looking to take the next step in your career, we want to hear from you. This is an exciting opportunity to join Yahoo and work on a variety of challenging and rewarding projects. 

Yahoo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Yahoo is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form (www.yahooinc.com/careers/contact-us.html) or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

At Yahoo, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion (www.yahooinc.com/diversity/) page to learn more.

The compensation for this position ranges from $143,625.00 - $299,375.00/yr and will vary depending on factors such as your location, skills and experience. The compensation package may also include incentive compensation opportunities in the form of discretionary annual bonus or commissions, in addition to equity incentives. Yahoo provides industry-leading benefits including healthcare, 401K savings plan, company holidays, vacation, sick time, parental leave and an employee assistance program. Eligibility requirements apply.

Yahoo has a high degree of flexibility around employee location and hybrid working. In fact, our flexible-hybrid approach to work is one of the things our employees rave about. Most roles don’t require specific regular patterns of in-person office attendance. If you join Yahoo, you may be asked to attend (or travel to attend) on-site work sessions, team-building, or other in-person events. When these occur, you’ll be given notice to make arrangements. 

If you’re curious about how this factors into this role, please discuss with the recruiter.

Currently work for Yahoo? Please apply on our internal career site.

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