#145147

Product Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
ASAP
Posted By:
Suzy Thompson
Date:
03/13/2019

Job Description:

You must love:

  • Emotionally connecting with customers Customer-centered design processes
  • Solving big problems
  • Organizing and maintaining complex design systems
  • Agile and experiment-driven development
  • Negotiating, communicating, and presenting

What You’ll Do:

  • Design for multiple platforms within the realm of technical possibilities
  • Articulate complex visions through simple, elegant designs
  • Design and maintain product and marketing experiences
  • Deliver UI specifications, high fidelity visual designs and prototypes

Responsibilities:

  • Apply strategic design thinking to deliver a best in class product experience
  • Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs
  • Create experiences that are both customer-inspired and data-informed
  • Utilize industry design standards and best practices to define and implement design criteria, design guidelines, and design specs
  • Stay up to date with new technologies and industry trends
  • Collaborate effectively with designers, researchers, engineering, product management, marketing, and other team members 

Skills:

  • Strong conceptual thinking
  • 3-5 years of visual design experience with product marketing and consumer applications
  • Intimate knowledge of Sketch, Adobe software, and prototyping tools
  • A solid understanding of interaction, information architecture, user interfaces, and product marketing experiences
  • A portfolio with examples of compelling product and product marketing experiences; bonus points for showing process, design thinking and rationale.

Client Description:

WORKING WITH AQUENT: freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) 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 pay check 

- 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)