Senior Product Designer

NYC
education
Full-time
Senior Product Designer
*open to title/level based on your experience

Tech ED
start up

This thriving and accomplished educational tech start up is continually evolving their online learning product suites for consumers and B2B. They need a passionate Product Designer to improve how you are learning online/mobile. This person has the key elements of:

Communication - defend and present their ideas for business solutions
Design - user centered proven track record in creating functional, elegant and impactful design solutions. (UI/UX).
Data - experienced to build and iterate on design challenges their product lines.

Someone who sweats the details and is ready to tackle any design challenge that comes up between concepting and launching a product.

Your work will empower millions of people worldwide to learn how to code and create something. As a team, you can redesign education and create the best online learning experience.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

Work collaboratively with other designers, engineers, and product managers on multiple interrelated projects in a fast-paced environment.
Evaluate data from multiple sources, synthesize it, and develop design strategies according to best UX practices.
Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into congruent scenarios, usable flows, and simple, intuitive interfaces.
Make high-level contributions to product strategy by identifying new opportunities, generating innovative solutions, creating emotionally engaging designs, and improving existing features.
Be an advocate for an integrated, consistent UI throughout the product, and for a cohesive set of design principles and patterns.

REQUIREMENTS

Detail-oriented, self-motivated with a passion for pixel perfection, consistency, organization, usability, and discoverability.
Excellent verbal communication skills and ability to soundly discuss design decisions.
Strong visual communication skills with a keen eye for typography, layout, and color.
Portfolio that showcases a proven record of delivering inventive solutions on time for demanding and complex design problems.
Proficiency with the Adobe Suite.
Understanding of how a design would be implemented in code (HTML, CSS, JavaScript).

EXPERIENCE
3 to 7 years of experience designing for web or mobile platforms.

Benefits

Competitive salary, benefits, perks and high equity package!