Robert Half The Creative Group Product Manager in Chicago, Illinois
My client, an event commerce company located in River North, is seeking a curious and ambitious software product designer to join the fast-growing Product Team. Your work will have an impact on how Fortune 500s plan and manage events. They believe that great design is not just a beautiful interface, but part of creating efficient business processes. Great design can save companies lots of money. As a Product Designer at my client, you'll be responsible for designing usable and simple interfaces and interactions. After working closely with product managers and other team members to define the approach, you'll own the execution of the experience from designing wireframes and mockups, to building prototypes, to working with engineers on polishing the final product. You'll also conduct user research and guerilla usability tests. You'll design scalable interfaces and interaction patterns, and obsess over the details that make a product work and feel awesome. You Will… ?Take broad ideas and turn them into useful software products ?Design clear, elegant user flows and interfaces that simplify and bring clarity to the complex ?Build and test product prototypes as needed ?Collaborate with product managers, engineers, and other designers ?Verify design decisions with real users ?Iterate on designs based on feedback and data ?Evangelize for exceptional design across the company ?Do your best work in a fun, respectful, supportive and unpressured environment ?Work with a remote team scattered across 8 time zones You Have... ?Experience designing software for businesses ?A passion for exploring and solving complex problems through design ?A diverse portfolio that shows good aesthetic judgment and attention to detail as well as excellent use of typography, color, and imagery ?Familiarity with the nuances of designing for multiple platforms and devices ?The ability to learn quickly and give, seek and receive thoughtful critical feedback ?Experience working effectively in small teams as well as autonomously ?Experience or interest in design research and usability studies ?Experience or interest in prototyping with design tools or code ?An analytical mindset but you recognize that you can't A/B test your way to innovation ?An insatiable curiosity and unrelenting ambition Extra Credit ?Motion graphics or UI animation skills ?Data visualization skills ?Design sprint or meeting facilitation skills ?Previous experience collaborating with a remote team ?Front end development skills ?As comfortable doing user research and prototyping wireframes as you are crafting gorgeous interfaces. ?Ability to work in a remote team Interviews are being conducted immediately and directly with the hiring manager. For immediate consideration, please apply online. You may also reach out directly to Tara Kern via email at email@example.com.
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Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 01300-0008890010
Functional Role: Production Manager
Postal Code: 60661
Compensation: $75,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year