#147961

Sr. UX Designer

Location:
San Jose, Ca (or PDX)
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Competitive
Start date:
06/03/2019
Posted By:
Rob Young
Date:
05/23/2019

Job Description:


This ecommerce company based in San Jose, CA is seeking an experienced UX/UI Designer to join their dynamic and collaborative Platforms UX team to work on a number of forward leaning products. 
You must have a strong understanding of various platforms (iOS, Android, web… AR, TV and wearables experience is a plus) and a perspective on appropriate experiences for each. You will have a proven track record of delivering experiences that align with business strategy and delight customers. You will work closely with engineering, product, design and marketing. You need to be empathetic, collaborative, and curious as we build new experiences and improve existing products that power the world’s largest e-commerce marketplace. 

This role could be in (1) San Jose, (2) Portland.

 


This brand passionate about connecting people with the things they love. We are a global marketplace with 1.2 billion items being sold at any given time and 180 million active users. We pride ourselves on technology-led innovation and our ability to shape the future of commerce. We put our customers at the center of everything we do.  Our purpose is to create opportunities for buyers and sellers alike, and your work will impact the lives of millions of customers every single day. We make a difference through our global commerce platforms, our people and our commitment to innovation. 

Responsibilities 
Create world-class, user-centered designs incorporating business requirements, product learning and customer feedback
Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, prototypes, and creative spots. 
Communicate your design work and negotiate future direction with peers, researchers, design leaders, product partners and executives 

We Value 
Curious minds and an appetite for learning 
A strong point of view paired with a healthy dose of humility 
Fearless brainstorming 
Passion for the craft and the ability to showcase ideas with the latest design and prototyping tools 
A user-centric and strategic approach 
A point of view on the design and technology trends that will shape the future of our industry 

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS 
Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design or equivalent 
5+ years of experience as an interaction designer or similar role (open to some mid-junior candidates as well) 
A portfolio that showcases relevant design projects and includes your process, design explorations and final work. 
Ability to understand detail and find radically simple solutions that delight users 
Experience with Sketch, Figma, Zeplin, Invision or equivalents 
Experience partnering with product and developers to deliver great experiences 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 
Able to work independently, manage uncertainty and switch between discovery and delivery tracks in a single conversation 
Experience in visual design, prototyping, user research, motion design, design sprints 
Experience designing for ecommerce, financial products or with complex information sets