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Senior Product Designer

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Jan 08, 2020

New York, New York

Temp To Perm

Agent: Amanda F.

Job #: 155559

Job Description

A digital-first financial services company committed to making saving and investing accessible to everyone is seeking TWO Senior Product Designers to join their team! 

  • Start: ASAP
  • Temp-to-perm
  • Report To: Design Director
  • Team: work in a squad model, have various operating units, each role is in a different unit. You would be the solo designer on the team working directly with product managers and engineering leads
  • Interview Process: 1-2 phone screens and 1 in-person

As a Senior Product Designer, you will be a part of the entire product design lifecycle, from proposing initial concepts to shipping features at high quality. Reporting to the Director of Product Design, you will play a key role in delivering on the company mission and will be expected to contribute to all aspects of design, including research, testing, interaction design and visual design.

What you'll do:

  • Design simple and intuitive product experiences
  • Evaluate data from multiple sources, synthesize it, and develop design strategies according to best UX practices
  • Help define the short and long-term roadmap for your product area
  • Be open to giving and receiving design feedback
  • Work with the engineering team to oversee new user experiences from concept to launch
  • Identify the needs of our users and improve on existing features

What we're looking for:

  • 5+ years in a product design role at a B2C software company or an agency
  • Strong background in mobile design, interaction design & design-centric product development
  • Proficiency in Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, or other design tools
  • Experience managing or mentoring a design team
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated with a passion for pixel perfection, consistency, organization, usability, and discoverability
  • Strong visual communication skills with a keen eye for typography, layout, and color
  • Ability to prototype designs and run user testing sessions
  • Ability to think at a high level about product strategy
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills–you’ll be expected to be able to clearly communicate design decisions and keep track of all projects and documentation
  • Self-motivated attitude with the ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging work environment
  • Portfolio featuring examples of design work

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