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Product Designer / Prototyper
Ref No.: 18-03201
Location: Palo Alto, California
Job Title: Product Designer / Prototyper
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Duration: 12 Months


Job Summary:
  • We are looking for a Product Designer / Prototyper to take product concepts and bring them to life in an effort to push the boundaries of user interface design.
  • Product Designers collaborate with Product Managers in the user research and discovery process and are responsible for going from low-fidelity mock-ups, to high-fidelity design specifications and assets for the engineering team to execute on.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Deliver innovative, engaging prototypes using the latest in front-end technologies to bring product and customer use cases to life.
  • Collaborate with product manager on user and field research to understand user needs and requirements.
  • Integrate user stories, field findings, customer and business requirements into distilled scenarios and tasks.
  • Create and iterate on low-fidelity mock-ups to rapidly evaluate concepts.
  • Responsible for qualitative and quantitative testing of designs to drive selections and improvements.
  • Determine information architecture and flow diagrams for products and features.
  • Create interface specifications and documentation to effectively guide implementation, including high-fidelity prototypes and production assets.
  • Collaborate and pair with product management through design implementation.
  • Engage internal and external stakeholders for feedback and validation.
  • Fulfill several project requests simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines.
Qualifications:
  • MFA or BA in Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or related field. Self-taught candidates must have extensive experience and work samples.
  • Significant experience with data visualization and interface design.
  • Portfolio demonstrating research, user experience, UI and visual design skills.
  • Experience with user-centric design.
  • Expert with design software for creating mock-ups, wire frames, prototypes and production assets.
  • Track record of prototyping and launching impactful v1 products from concept to delivery.
  • Self-motivated, proactive and independent