#141266

Sr. UX Designer

Location:
Santa Clara, CA
Job Terms:
Permanent
posted by:
Dove Ryan
Date:
11/30/2018

Job Description:

You are an exemplary hands-on UX designer with strong visual design chops. Defining user problems with empathy and designing with purpose is your calling. You are inquisitive with a passion for learning and developing UI patterns in an effort to build and govern a pattern library that is the foundation of our product experiences. You have applied knowledge of user-centered design principles, UX best practices, trends and emerging technologies.

Focusing on users needs and wants, you will collaborate with a team of engineers, product managers, user researchers and other user experience designers focused on defining new media experiences as well as owning and managing a global design system.

Responsibilities

  • Designs elegant and engaging experiences that connect consumers with brands which augment their home shopping experience
  • Closely partner with media product managers on development of the media product roadmap, annual media product suite and interim media products
  • Works to assist in effort scoping for roadmap planning
  • Acts as the ‘eyes and ears’ of media within the core UED group to assist in prioritization
  • Manages design resource for alignment with strategy and ensures UX and media quality design standards
  • Manages, designs and governs design pattern libraries and style guides
  • Makes timely, informed decisions that take into account the facts, goals, constraints and risks
  • Develops expert-level knowledge of competitive and complementary products and bring new ideas to the team

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS/BFA degree in design, design, human-computer interaction, or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience as well as experience integrating user research into design practices.
  • Applied knowledge of user-centered design principles, UX Design best practices, trends and emerging technologies
  • Experience designing products for consumer audiences from concept to implementation.
  • Online portfolio demonstrates solutions that represent the most user-centric intersection of content, business, technology, and design

Prefered Qualifications

  • Deep understanding of the media industry, product experiences, performance considerations, and emerging technologies
  • Degree in human factors, HCI, information design, or related area.
  • Experience designing projects for multiple device types and contexts.
  • Ability to create interactive prototypes.