Mobile Product Designer - Lifestyle Experience

New York, NY
Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
posted by:
Audra Kemmerling

Job Description:

  • This is a (6) month temporary assignment
  • Must have portfolio link on resume
  • Local candidates only
  • Must have proof of eligibility to work in the US

    Our Fortune 500 Media & Entertainment Client is currently seeking a product designer for the mobile team. Ideally, you would bring a strong understanding of UX and Visual Design principles for content publishing on mobile apps, have a deep aesthetic sensibility and a perpetual curiosity for new and emerging approaches to human centered design.

    Your design execution and aesthetic choices elevate the product you are designing for. You are fiercely passionate about the user experience and stay on top of all the latest mobile design trends. You have a strong design background and weave between UX and visual design seamlessly. You are a conscientious, curious, hard-working individual who craves accountability and loves to solve complex problems.

    Does this sound like you?


  • Design beautiful and functional mobile app interfaces
  • Take broad big picture ideas and turn them into useful and valuable experiences for a large user base
  • Promote good information architecture, understand and solve for the nuances of content and interface design patterns
  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality
  • Partner with product managers, engineers, researchers, editorial, and content teams to oversee the user experience of a product from concept until launch

  • Client Description:

    Why Aquent?

  • Free Self Pace Training
  • Opportunities in some of the Top Fortune 500 Companies in the area
  • Health, Dental, Vision & 401k Benefits
  • Excellent Referral Bonus Program

  • Requirements:

    Minimum Qualifications:

  • Great communication skills
  • Solid understanding of core design principles, typography, color and page layout
  • Fluency with Material Design and iOS human interface guidelines
  • Demonstrated experience with UI/UX product design and strategic thinking
  • Portfolio with samples of visual, UX, and interaction work
  • Fluency with design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Photoshop and Illustrator, InVision, Marvel..etc
  • Ability to work under pressure on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines with frequent interruptions and redefined priorities

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience designing for mobile (iOS and Android)
  • 4+ years of visual design
  • 4+ years of interaction design
  • A familiarity with Agile methodology and enthusiasm for continuous iterations based on learnings

    Additional Job Requirements

  • Must be willing to work in New York
  • Must love food, cooking, lifestyle, culture

    Bonus points if you have…

  • Agency experience
  • Agile experience
  • A strong background in visual communication or creative arts