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Sr. Product Designer - Maternity Leave Coverage (SF)*

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Sep 12, 2019

San Francisco

Freelance

Agent: Joe M.

Job #: 151991

Job Description


About the Role

The Senior Product Designer role is a great opportunity to join our talented, dynamic and influential experience design (xD) team. You'll take initiative, work independently, and collaboration with the design team, research, business and technology teams. You will work closely with data to help inform your and your teams product design decisions. We are focused on improving how people interact with money and this excites you.

What You'll Do

  • Work closely with Product, Engineering, Research to identify user problems, develop hypotheses, concepts and implementable designs.
  • Contribute to the near and long term visions for features and product lines across applicable devices
  • Clearly and enthusiastically communicate design decisions and thinking to stakeholders
  • Participate in the creation of personas, user journey maps, information architecture models, wireframes, prototypes, visual design, conducting research interviews, and shadowing users
  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to product designers on team
  • Design new patterns and standards that get adopted by others
  • Leverage research data, design principles, or other objective information to support design decisions
  • Establish a strong design culture by collaborating with members of multidisciplinary teams and advocating for users and user-centered design practices

About You

  • You have a degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, HCI, or related field of study (or work experience in lieu of degree); MA/MS preferred
  • You have 5+ years of experience designing appealing and engaging designs across various digital channels (web and mobile)
  • Have experience visualizing, owning, and executing the creation of product from initial concepts and wireframes, to collaborating with engineers on implementation in an agile environment
  • Have an understanding of design research, user experience design processes and methodology, as well as its value and how to integrate into work
  • Visual design sensibility with clean typography and layout understanding
  • You are in touch with current design methodologies and industry standards
  • Have experience with responsive design abilities handling various form factors
  • Strong knowledge of Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite, HTML, CSS
  • You are an excellent communicator
  • You can observe, analyze, question, and conceptualize
  • You love working with diverse teams and personalities
  • People love working with you

Client Description:

Financial Startup

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