Senior Product Designer
108 w 39 New York, NY 10022
Our client, an exciting software start-up, is seeking a passionate, bold Sr Product Designer with a history of shipping beautiful digital products to customers. You love working collaboratively with design, product, and engineering. You thrive in fast-paced, unstructured environments that require you to wear many hats and think on your feet. You’ re excited about mentoring. You’ re independent, you lead by example, and you’ re obsessed with building great products and teams.
You’ ll report to the CTO and join a small, fast-moving product team, working directly with our designers, engineers, and co-founders. You' ll work collaboratively each day to execute on our product roadmap. You' ll conduct user research, build prototypes, deliver polished screens, and oversee their pixel-perfect execution all the way to production. You will manage more junior designers and help grow the design team over time.
This is a senior role. You’ ll be expected to drive the design process and defend your ideas, but also have the experience to know that the best results are delivered through constructive discussion and iterations.
- 3+ years of design experience, working on production applications with real-world users
- Experience collaborating with designers, engineers, and product managers
- Proven understanding of the end-to-end design process, including research, prototyping, usability testing
- Experience building and maintaining a reusable design system
- Able to provide samples of work that show complex and creative UX solutions, strong visual design, and solid information architecture
- Strong visual and typographic sensibility
- Excellent verbal communication skills and ability to soundly discuss design decisions
- Detail-oriented, self-motivated with a passion for pixel perfection, consistency, organization, usability, and discoverability
- Proficiency with Figma, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and prototyping tools
- A positive attitude, a sense of humor and a desire to build accessible products for all users