Product Designer, Design Systems, Enterprise

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts ASAP after interview process
Duration Ongoing through 2022, potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well known and highly regarded consumer goods and pharma company, is currently seeking a freelance Product Designer to join their team for long term work, through 2022.

This is ideally a hybrid opportunity with 2days/week onsite in NYC and 3days/week remote, starting asap after the interview process continuing through 2022, 40hrs/week with potential to extend.

Product Designer Responsibilities:
- Join an agile team as both a hands on product designer and consultant to the company business partners, focusing on creating and enhancing global enterprise design systems
- Work on E2E digital experiences, journey mapping, quick prototypes, user research and experience with development teams for implementation and continuous improvement processes (heavier focus on UX than visual)
- Join an engineer heavy team, must be comfortable talking with engineers advocating for end user using prototypes to visually explain
- Focus in on the usability of the design system and working with team to test and migrate work
- Work on finding ways to best condense and expand interactions (do more in one screen, streamline tasks/flows)
- Creating UI and enhancing the UI of the current system, consulting with partners, and doing testing before published
- Adhere to standards, guidelines and usability best practices required in a highly regulated health-care
environment
- Be skilled in interactive rapid digital prototypes (adobe XD)
- Translate business requirements and UX/UI principles into digital experiences that are engaging, intuitive and map to personas, objectives and the unique value propositions that drive the experiment
- Present, explain and clarify design decisions with patience, empathy and eloquence to team members
- Must be able to be an individual contributor that is eager to work in a firsthand capacity
- Execute user acceptance testing (UAT) for design and functionality enhancements

Requirements:
- 7+ years of digital product design experience, with experience in enterprise, regulated industries
- Strong design systems thinking, ideally experience working with global marketing teams
- Expertise in the end-to-end digital product design process, from research and strategy to validation and asset development
- Excellent collaboration skills with Product and Engineering teams with proven results as a key contributor
- Very strong communication and interpersonal skills with ability to consult with marketing teams
- Requires experience working in agile, leveraging agile best practices, co-creation of iterative product design
- Requires advanced knowledge of WCAG 2.1 websites and design for accessibility
- Proven ability to work under pressure, prioritize work and balance multiple demands with consistently positive results
- Expert-level proficiency in Adobe XD and the willingness to learn other tools are essential
- Ability to incorporate feedback and diverse perspectives into successful design solutions is required
- Experience designing for component-based Drupal builds is a huge bonus!

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


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