Product Designer

Brooklyn, NY Full-time

 

As a Product Designer at Big Spaceship you will work within multidisciplinary design teams bringing to life products, platforms and services that deliver maximum value to our clients and their customers.

In this role you will help execute each phase of the design process from research to synthesis & ideation, UX & visual design and prototyping.

The ideal candidate is a strong collaborator who has a solid understanding of user-centered design, passion for creating meaningful and innovative experiences, and pushes the boundaries of what’s possible while adapting to changing demands and constraints. Candidate should have prior experience building flexible, modular design systems for web and native mobile applications.

Responsibilities

  • Develop flow diagrams, wireframes, sketches, and prototypes and polished visual design layouts.
  • Recommend the most efficient and effective types of deliverables and level of fidelity for the task at hand.
  • Evolve established design systems.
  • Participate in collaborative sketch sessions and design reviews.
  • Participate in qualitative and quantitative research activities to uncover user needs and pain points.
  • Clearly and confidently present work while providing rationale for decisions made.
  • Effectively collaborate and communicate with other disciplines.

Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in digital/product design.
  • A portfolio containing examples of UX and visual design work.
  • Understanding responsive web techniques and accessibility best practices.
  • Expert level skill with Sketch and InVision.
  • Experience with prototyping using Principal or Keynote.
  • Exceptional design sensibilities coupled with a deep desire to understand real users motivations, behaviors and goals.
  • Experience handing off design assets, annotated designs and flow diagrams for development.
  • Experience with waterfall, agile, lean and hybrid design and development workflows.

Perks

  • Healthy Breakfast Mondays & Bagel Fridays
  • Dog friendly workspace