Product Designer, Full Time - Manhattan

Starts As soon as identified
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a growing digital innovation agency is looking for a client-facing Product Designer to join their team, full time.

This is a great opportunity to join a collaborative, growing team at an organization that values employee growth.

The Product Designer will be responsible for:
- With guidance from the Creative Director, leading the concepting, design and production of website, web app or other digital product for clients.
- Hands-on collaboration with team to conduct user research, build personas, develop information architectures, wireframes, usability testing, prototyping, and the translation of UX findings into interface designs.
- Assist with digital strategy and using product design thinking to propose new ideas
- Create UX/UI framework, including branded theme and component system
- Define, evolve or leverage client brand systems to meet user and client needs
- Ensure all deliverables are in line with client visual and brand guidelines
- Work with Research, Design, Delivery, and Tech members from end to end
- Acting as main point of contact with clients on project work
- Overseeing 1-2+ direct reports per project
- Managing external vendors/ stakeholders as needed

The Product Designer will have the following qualifications:
- 5+ years of experience working on digital projects in an agency or in house environment
- 3+ Years of experience leading product teams
- 3+ Years of experience in a client facing role with direct reports
- Proficiency in Sketch a must; proficiency in InVision or related UX tools
- Proficiency in Figma nice to have
- Experience with User Research and Discovery
- Experience building and utilizing digital playbooks and UI kits
- Keeps current on UX/IXD trends, standards, processes
- Experience presenting to clients
- Exceptional communication skills
- Must be a TRUE problem solver and not rely on others to get the work done

***Please apply with answers to the following***
1. Describe your experience leading a project team
2. Describe your experience in a client-facing role
3. Describe a project where you were responsible for solving something (a product or a feature)

This role will be offsite to start, and eventually transition onsite.

DEC. 2020

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: