Product Designer

Basking Ridge, NJ
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posted by:
Gavin Freeman

Job Description:

Our client, a leader in the Media Industry, is looking for a new Product Designer to join their in-house design team! 

As a Product Designer, you know how a product needs to look, feel, and work, with an understanding of what users want and need in the digital space as well as in real life. You will be involved in all aspects of the product life cycle, from brainstorming the next great innovation to tweaking pixels the night before launch. You will be expected to use your repertoire of product design, interaction design, and visual design skills to produce elegantly simple products. 

• Take broad concepts and create something useful, usable, and enjoyable for our millions of users 
• Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and enjoyable 
• Create prototypes, proof of concept documents, wire frames, and user interfaces 
• Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the rest of the product teams 
• Collaborate with other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality 
• Partner with planners, strategists, and researchers to help conduct interviews, competitive research, and strategic analysis that support your work 
• Be a champion for the good work the team does and ensure we deliver on the promise of the vision we develop 
• Collaborate with colleagues in other offices 

• A portfolio showcasing your strong design skills 
• 3+ years of experience in designing, building, and shipping high quality mobile apps or digital experiences 
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to clearly articulate your designs 
• Excellent organizational skills 
• Knowledge of front-end programming (e.g. HTML and CSS) 
• Understanding of strategy (you have ideas on what to build not just what it should look like) 
• Your designs work across a variety of platforms and form factors 
• You’ve made a prototype