Sr Product Designer

Sr Product Designer – Perm – Remote - $120,000-$125,000
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

Our Client is seeking a Sr Product Designer for a remote opportunity.

Role Description

Hays is looking for a talented Sr. Product Designer for our portfolio of consumer facing web sites and our mobile applications. In addition, you will also be responsible for designing user experiences for applications. Your primary goal will be to design elegant, compelling user experiences to acquire, educate, and convert customers on our web sites. You will create high fidelity product designs, and prototypes for user testing.

As a Sr. Product Designer, you will be part of our product team that includes product manager, scrum master, developers, quality assurance analysts, UX researchers and architects. You will participate in product discovery and create compelling product designs using design thinking approach.

The ideal candidate is a passionate UI designer with attention to detail. You empathize with the user, understand their needs, create a solution, test and refine. You understand how people interact with digital devices and can solve for their needs. You’ll make magic by crafting and shipping delightful experiences. You enjoy working with a cross functional team to achieve the desired business outcome. You understand importance of design systems and scaling best design practices to help scale design and development efficiencies. You understand importance of user research, feedback and iterative development.

• Support our product vision and strategy, including evolving and managing the enterprise design language system
• Own design problems end to end, from initial concept through shipping and beyond
• Obsess over the details of visual and motion design
• Work with product to define goals, roadmaps and product requirements
• Identify future opportunities, working as a key thought partner to your counterparts in product, engineering, and marketing
• Partner with our UX research team to better understand the needs of our customers
• Collaborate with engineers to build delightful and reliable experiences
• Ship, measure, and improve your designs based on quantitative and qualitative feedback
• Drive business outcome by acquiring, educating and converting customers (families) across our site. Simplify internal software used by our Senior Living Advisors. Design compelling experience for our community portal to drive engagement
• Work in product teams in Agile/SCRUM methodology
• Support A/B testing needs to understand what design and interactions work best towards acquiring and converting customers

Skills & Requirements

• 5+ year experience designing digital consumer products, design systems and/or interactive style guides
• Experience in executing design thinking
• Proven ability to work in cross-functional environments
• Can demonstrate thinking at a high level about product strategy and vision
• Experience with identifying, solving complex, and ambiguous design problems
• A track record of shipping great design, and an understanding of what details matter at each stage of the release cycle
• A portfolio showing your high quality, thoughtful visual and interaction work; have launched successful and highly visible digital products in the consumer marketplace.
• Degree in Design or Art; Visual Design, Interaction Design, Industrial Design, Motion, Architecture, Urban Planning, Graphic Design, HCI, or related field of study (or work experience in lieu of degree)
• Master of design tools such as Adobe Suite, Figma, Sketch, Abstract, Framer, Principle; understanding of HTML/JavaScript/CSS that informs design and interaction decisions and ability to create interactive prototypes using HTML and/or prototyping software a big plus
• You are a master of your craft and know design trends and patterns, while also staying aware of technological feasibility
• You are comfortable working in the Agile methodology and how UI development fits into that practice
• You are able to juggle multiple priorities and effectively deliver in a fast paced, dynamic environment
• You listen well and have excellent speaking and writing skills and can articulate your decision and design process
• You are respectful when challenging assumptions and give and receive feedback with equal grace
• You have the ability to influence peers and managers to build consensus

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information. #1143163

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Technology & Internet Services
Location
Remote
Specialism
Software Development
Pay
$120,000-$125,000
Ref:
1143163