Content Strategist

Menlo Park, CA 94025

Posted: 07/30/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: UI / UX Designer Job Number: 24854

Job Title: Content Strategist

Duties:

Product Designer
  • You own an entire product space or work on projects that encompass multiple features and are broad/ambiguous in scope.
  • Given a high-level problem, you deliver concrete end-to-end solutions that help define a product vision.
  • You demonstrate solid leadership skills.
  • You have strong partnerships with product managers and engineers, likely providing product direction and exerting significant influence in defining goals for your product area.
  • Your skill level across product thinking, interaction design, and execution & craft is generally solid across the board, with one or more areas being areas of particular strength.
  • You have a good grasp of the medium you are designing for, and you make effective use of prototyping tools.
  • You may be designing new patterns or introducing new standards in your work that later become adopted by others.
  • You succinctly and effectively communicate your work and may be called upon to represent your product team to executive leadership or in design forums.
  • You are actively mentoring junior designers or interns, or participating in design-team-wide initiatives (examples include: interviewing, recruiting, mentoring workshops, design standards, improving design tools, etc.)
  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into something useful and valuable for our users
  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the rest of the product and executive teams
  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality
  • Partner with PMs, engineers, researchers and content strategists to oversee the user experience of a product from conception until launch (and then some)
  • Interaction design, visual design & product design
  • Working with Product Manager to define and design the product experience
  • Working with engineers to ensure a high quality deliverable

Skills:
  • You possess excellent communication skills (you should be able to clearly articulate your design decisions)
  • Some experience with front-end programming (you should be able to code up a simple web site and/or an application)
  • The ability to think at a high level about product strategy and vision (not just ' how it should look' but ' what we should build')
  • Experience in building and shipping applications or software
  • Must have a portfolio featuring examples of interaction design work

 

Education: Bachelors Degree preferred

Krista Stillmunkes

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