#117192

Mobile Product Designer

Location:
New York, NY
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE + Benefits
posted by:
Audra Kemmerling
Date:
04/25/2017

Job Description:

  • This is a (6) month temporary assignment with potential to extend
  • Must have digital portfolio on resume to be considered
  • Must have proof of eligibilty to work in the US

Our Fortune 500 Lifestyle Network's digital team s in the process of revitalizing and enhancing its mobile products. Their aim is to translate the strategic vision of the brand into delightful and engaging user experiences across web, mobile, video and emerging spaces.

If you were to be selected, as a product designer for the mobile team you bring a strong understanding of UX and Visual Design principles for content publishing on mobile apps. You 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. 

Responsibilities: 

  • 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 
  • Sketch, wireframe, user flows, visual designs, style guides, interaction prototypes, marketing materials and 
  • other design specification materials 
  • 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 

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