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Product Designer Level 4 & Level 5

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Jun 09, 2021

Remote

Permanent

Agent: Robin L.

Job #: 168895

Job Description

TRANSFORMATIVE SR. PRODUCT DESIGNER OPPORTUNITIES -- REMOTE

Our client, the leading global retailer, is looking for both a mid-level and higher level Sr. Product Designer to help transform complex workflows and information into easy-to-use experience design for their global Marketplace platform. You will use your knowledge of the Design Thinking process to collaborate with partner teams, facilitate conversations, create concepts, run design sprints, and build rapid prototypes to leverage collective creativity. You’ll will focus on growing your strengths in storytelling to present your vision and product design rationale in a compelling, convincing manner to the broader team. You will create and champion a highly usable experience before delivering pixel-perfect designs.

As a Senior Designer in the Marketplace team, you will help transform complex workflows and information into easy-to-use experience design for our sellers. You will use your knowledge of the Design Thinking process to create concepts, run design sprints, and build rapid prototypes. You’ll employ your great strengths in storytelling to present your vision and product design rationale in a compelling, convincing manner to the wider team delivering pixel-perfect designs.

You’ll sweep our client off their feet if you have...

  • A strong design aesthetic that brings together brand expressions and systems thinking. You practice universal design and believe in inclusion. 
  • A track record working cross-functionally with shipping successful products.
  • A strategic mindset and a system thinking approach to taking the complex and make it simple. 
  • Ability to produce great work in short timeframe and adapt to the ever-changing priorities of the business. 
  • A strong understanding of Design Thinking principles and practices. 
  • Experience with Design Sprints and Customer Journey Mapping. 
  • The ability to see problems from various angles and create well-rounded solutions. 
  • Track record of educating and mentoring designers. 
  • A self-starter mindset who is well organized and always looking to improve things.  

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Designing best-in-class product experiences with a focus on craft. 
  • Partnering with design research to create insightful design solutions.
  • Constantly balancing business goals with user needs.
  • Rapid prototyping and experimenting in a fast-paced environment.  
  • Multitasking across different projects and adapting to changing priorities. 
  • Working with our Design System team to expand the component library. 
  • Championing the Design Thinking philosophy throughout the business. 
  • Communicating effectively with kindness and empathy. 
  • Collaborating seamlessly with cross-functional partners. 
  • Staying up to date with the latest trends, in and out of retail. 

Preferred qualifications:

  • Degree in HCI, Information Architecture, Digital Design, or similar and 2+ years of experience in product design, or a Masters degree with 1+ years of experience.
  • Designing front-end user experience solutions for consumer software development using modern web technologies (for example, AJAX, Ruby on Rails, strong HTML/CSS skills), Developing user experience solutions with agile methodology, eCommerce, Software Design
  • Have a fantastic portfolio of elegant design solutions. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication. 

 

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