Product Designer

Seattle, WA
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Posted By:
Kallie Boruff Emanuel

Job Description:

Product Designer
 Research & Design Engagement
Key Deliverables
• Recruited usability study of Software users
o Testing plan
o Screening and recruiting
o Test execution
o Read-out of results and insights
• Concept design for next-generation support experience
o Backlog review
o Existing internal research review
o North Star illustration of ideal self-help and support experience
o Mockup/wireframe for a candidate v1 experience (starting on the journey to that eventual North Star)
• Possibly contributions to general competitive/heuristic review

Function and Level
Envisioned as a Senior Interaction Designer role. Looking for one person who can drive both the research side and the design side of the engagement. Would focus on strong interaction/product design as top priority toolset and research design/execution as secondary (but still important for success). Reports to either principal PM lead or principal Design lead.

• Experience creating and executing usability studies and other kinds of design research
• Track record of winning support for product/experience concept designs
• Experience with and affinity for data visualization products: don’t have to be deeply proficient as a creator in Tableau, Power BI, etc., but have some familiarity and interest in this class of products and their core scenarios
• Self-starter who can independently engage partners and prepare materials for stakeholder reviews
• Understanding of Microsoft research practices and resources as well as design standards
• At least 5 years of relevant design and research experience

Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

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