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Posted: August 05 2016
Company Location: Hell Gate, NY
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid
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Descriptionytemark is seeking a dynamic Product Designer to join a fast growing team at our NYC Headquarters!
Our Product Designers help create, grow and evolve our rider- and client-facing mobile + desktop products. You will work closely with Product & Account Managers, Project Managers, Architects and the Development Teams to deliver best-in-class user experiences.
Experience putting intuitive interfaces in the hands of users is an absolute must. Preference will be given to people who can show us a combination of strategic, conceptual and design excellence in their previous work.
ResponsibilitiesChange conceptual ideas into something that betters the lives of our users whether it be an app, website or other creative deliverable
Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
Rapidly create concepts, wireframes and iterative click-through prototypes, be able to rationalize your decisions and concisely explain them to others
Work to deepen your understanding of our platform’s capabilities and technical constraints so your work can exist within them
Deliver polished comps and flows (Fully thought out, pixel-perfect designs and design specifications)
Deliver assets to other teams
Help maintain UI style documentation
Give your input for high-level strategic decisions to the product and executive teams
Give and get input from other designers on the team to both learn from and support each other and to help increase design excellence across the team
Partner with PMs, developers to oversee the products until they launch
Participate in user research and testing when necessary, ensuring usability and product consistency, take the learnings and apply them
Provide thought leadership and strategic guidance as an advocate for our users
Present to CEOs—be ready to speak and write well in a multitude of situations
Requirements1+ years of designing apps
1+ years of visual, graphic and typography design
1+ years of interaction design (fluent from mobile to desktop and in between)
Portfolio showing best-in-class UX solutions, smart information architecture and excellent visuals/graphic design/color/typography
4 year degree in design, human-computer interaction, or relevant field preferred---or demonstrable equivalent experience
Fluency and understanding of HTML, CSS, iOS, Android, Windows Phone OSs
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and analytical skills with ability to communicate your designs to engineers, PMs, executives and clients.
Comfortable working outside your comfort zone. As we’re a startup, you may find yourself working in some areas outside of your job description.
Use an organized design process that encourages collaboration between other designers and teams
Can manage multiple projects & timelines at once. Do your best to provide accurate estimates of effort to the project management team so expectations can be met both internally and with clients.
Take in new information constantly. Understand, integrate and use it to make effective decisions. Be curious, be proactive, be thoughtful.