#142732

Product Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$65-$73/hr
Start date:
2/4/19
posted by:
Lucas Manzaneres
Date:
01/16/2019

Job Description:

What you’ll do:
• Solve customer problems by synthesizing behavioral information and imagining things as they might be, not as they are
• Deliver user flow diagrams, interaction patterns, design specs, wireframes, mental models, information architecture, and prototypes using emotional design methods
• Participate, and often lead, customer research with clear goals, a testable hypothesis, and learning plan
• Conceptualize a broad spectrum of ideas and then narrow based on experimentation and customer research
• Push and evolve visual frameworks and patterns based on brand guidelines
• Collaborate effectively with other designers, content strategists, product managers, marketers, and researchers
• Solicit feedback and contribute constructively to design reviews
• Advance a strong point of view, backed up by personal expertise, design rationale, customer data, and industry trends
• Work on multiple projects at one time, using strong communication skills to manage time and expectations appropriately

Skills:

• Experience in interaction design, product design, service design, or related field
• Deep knowledge of design principles and methods
• Curiosity and commitment to testing new ideas and innovating to drive business results
• Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
• Expertise conveying ideas and concepts through storyboarding, wireframing, and prototyping
• Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and Invision
• A dazzling online portfolio demonstrating your strong craft and collaborative process, comfortable presenting/teaching in front of 10 people

Education:

• Bachelor’s degree in Product Design

Client Description:

Last but not least let’s go over a little about us here at Aquent, so you know what you are getting into with this incredible partnership!  

What is it like working with Aquent? I’m glad you asked! Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things including:  

− Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
− Access to Fidelity 401(k)
− Access to FSA Program  
− Direct deposit for your paycheck  
− Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)  
− Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ 
− Access to free online courses via Lynda.com  
− Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)