#148391

Product Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
asap
Posted By:
Lucas Manzaneres
Date:
06/04/2019

Job Description:

Duties:

  • Apply strategic thinking to design and deliver innovative end-to-end user experiences that optimize among user needs, business goals, and technological realities across web & mobile platforms.
  • Take ideas and concepts, and visualize them in such that they are communicated effectively and compellingly for internal leaders, partners, and customers.
  • Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that illustrate simplicity, despite complexity of the system.
  • Directly responsible for delivering User Experience visions, UI specifications, wireframes and prototypes.
  • Collaborate effectively with researchers, product management, development, marketing, and other team members.
  • Use facilitative leadership skills to drive to the best outcome for stakeholders, resulting in others learning from you, and inspiring others to want to work with you.
  • Participate in and foster the Company Experience Design Community and mentor junior members of the design team 

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of interface design experience in delivering high-volume, high-profile, or award-winning web sites or products; preferably experience with SaaS and mobile products.
  • Expert knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management, and user research.
  • Seasoned in Agile development processes
  • Deep knowledge of user experience methods, innovation, ideation, storytelling, prototyping, design frameworks, concept visualization, problem-framing skills, and design principles.
  • Proven track record in setting a vision for great customer experiences, inspiring others to get behind the vision, and ultimately delivering products and services that are known for their delightful experience and ease of use.
  • Exemplary ability to build positive, collaborative relationships across teams/groups/functions through facilitative leadership to deliver great results and to "raise the bar" continually as an effective leader of positive change.
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator.
  • Organized, self-directed, efficient, and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner.
  • Expertise with design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, but skilled in creating 'lo-fi' prototypes to share with users in a fast, iterative manner.
  • Familiarity with web and mobile technologies and their impact on the feasibility of design solutions; hands-on expertise with HTML, CSS, AJAX, DoJo, Flash, and/or Flex a plus.
  • A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level
  • Strong online portfolio available for viewing