Digital Product Designers - Freelance to Full Time

Location New York, NY (Fully remote)
Starts As soon as possible - ideally week of January 4th
Duration 40 hours/ week ongoing, possibility for full time
Status Freelance to Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, and educational technology company, is seeking a Junior / Midlevel as well as a Manager-Level Digital Product Designer to assist their team about 40 hours/ week ongoing with the potential to convert to full time.

This role is fully remote and a computer will be provided.

Digital Product Designer Responsibilities:
- Support the product roadmap and overarching brand vision by driving product UI design across multiple platforms, including mobile and web
- Conceptualize intuitive user experiences across platforms and devices by considering market context, industry and competitor trends, customer feedback, site metrics, and usability
- Rapidly create user experience artifacts including functional specs, user flows, wireframes, sitemaps, prototypes, and low-fidelity sketches
- Iterate on design solutions based on feedback, research and test results
- Work collaboratively with the product team to determine the UI needs coming out of the product roadmap
- Collaborate with the Engineering team to ensure product designs are executed to spec and help resolve any implementation issues that may arise
- Demonstrate the ability to design for different audiences within and across multiple products under multiple brands
- Contribute to our consumer-centric culture by collaborating with the Manager of UX Research to conduct both qualitative and quantitative studies (could include field observations, data analysis, customer interviews, play testing/usability studies and surveys)
- Manager-level candidate will oversee other product designers

Digital Product Designer Qualifications:
Must Haves:
- 2+ yrs of professional experience designing for web in a consumer product company
- Familiarity with A/B testing
- Experience designing for responsive web and aware of mobile best practices and comfortable with a mobile-first design approach
- Experience working with Agile methodologies
- Strong knowledge of best design practices while also ensuring an optimal customer experience with business-driven results
- A portfolio that clearly demonstrates your experience with web and ideally native mobile design.
- Ability to discuss your design methodologies, including examples of how you validated your design approach from sketches/wireframes through to implemented designs
- Ability to estimate the time and effort of your work, in order to participate in product planning
- A clean and strong design sense that values usability, simplicity and consistency
- Experience in developing, contributing or working within a UI design system
- Proficiency in Figma, Adobe Creative Suite
- Strong interest in brand and industry best practices, and work collaboratively with the UI/UX designers to implement cohesively.
- At least 1 year of management experience (for manager-level only)

Nice-to-Haves:
- Experience designing for mobile
-Experience in designing childrens media / product or games
-Experience designing for e-commerce
-Experience in designing for different audiences within and across multiple products under one or more brands
-Experience in designing purchase flows and conversion funnels
-Experienced prototyping skills (Invision, Framer, Protypr, Origami, etc.)

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Jennifer.Scott@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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