Product Designer / UX

Job Type: Full Time | Location: Cambridge, MA
Job Description

Mission-driven and passionate about making things that matter product/software company is seeking a design-centric Senior Product Designer to join their growing team. This company strives to truly understand the problems their clients are aiming to solve and stop at nothing to create products that present the best solution. This is both a hands-on role as well as thought proved strategy one within a deeply collaborative environment. Each team member has wide responsibilities and freedom to act/add value. This individual will be a source of inspiration internally and externally, always overachieving and driving the company’s benchmark for quality.

Responsibilities

  • Create rational, articulable, elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Communicate with internal and client-side design, engineering and marketing teams to shape scenarios / user stories, and translate them into products
  • Ownership of each client product by solving complex problems in simple, elegant visual ways
  • Deliver polished comps, flows and assets to team members
  • Participate in user research and testing, ensuring usability and product consistency
  • Collaborate on evolving the product, team and processes
  • Deliver solutions from low to high fidelity (sketches to final asset delivery)
  • Translate functional, interaction, and design requirements to developers verbally and through detailed documentation

Qualifications
  • 4+ years of experience in customer driven software product design and development
  • A portfolio of relevant work is required for consideration. It should illustrate your involvement and how you contributed to solving specific problems.
  • Well versed in and opinionated about visuals and solutions
  • Ability to interact with both technical and nontechnical people to complete a project
  • Great taste and aesthetic sensibility
  • Experience developing great software
  • A deep-seated awareness of what makes a great product experience
  • Ability to focus in a shifting internal and external landscape
  • Ingrained understanding of how to design around technical constraints
  • Comfortable creating paper and digital prototypes
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to flourish with minimal guidance and be proactive
  • Exceptionally detailed with excellent oral and visual communication skills, and is comfortable in client-facing situations, primarily when presenting your own or others’ creative work

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