JOB: Los Angeles: UX DESIGNER (web/mobile/social), for fast-growing online discounts co
8 Jun 2010 - 5:09pm
Designer (web, social, mobile)
Product Management team | Santa Monica,
all Tinseltown UXers! It’s your chance to do the UX work you love for an
emerging, growing client-side company with a small, family-like
culture….just a hop skip + a jump away from the beach.
client is a successful early-stage company founded in 2007 with a focus in
online shopping and online discounts. They’re in Santa Monica,
California, and they’ve got a high energy, casual office vibe with state
of the art technology resources. When hiring, they look for smart, motivated
and dedicated individuals who personally possess a high bar of excellence. They
are an equal opportunity employer, and welcome diversity in their workforce.
are looking for an accomplished design leader to create user experiences that
will delight their customers. You are passionate about creating high-end
software with usability and polish. They seek someone who understands how
to apply human psychology to interaction design in order to engage users and
encourage desired behaviors, via a diverse range of projects across web, mobile
and social platforms.
will work closely with stakeholders to define and create designs that achieve
business and user goals.
the UI architecture, interface and interaction flow of our products and
conceptual diagrams, wireframes and prototypes, as well as UI architecture,
interface, interaction flow and aesthetics of our products and services
for all products and services
interface guidelines and design patterns to speed our ability to execute
closely with stakeholders to define and create designs that achieve
business and user goals
with other team members on optimization of site, including creation,
implementation and tracking of A/B and multivariate tests
design and conduct regular usability test including 1:1 usability
sessions, remote usability testing
usability and field research findings into design improvements
technical and business teams in user-centered design principles, and promote
usability best practices
and manage 3rd party consultants and specialists as needed.
years of experience as a key member of a design team participating in the
complete product development life-cycle of successfully launched consumer
skilled at user experience and interaction design as demonstrated through
a portfolio of past work
experience designing social interactions
understanding of web usability best practices
how to apply human psychology to design in order to encourage desired
behaviors and outcomes
working closely with product, marketing and technology teams
to action and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously within a
fast paced start-up environment
experience including creation, implementation and tracking of A/B and
grasp of underlying web application technologies: HTML, CSS, DOM,
degree in interaction design or a design related field desired
designing graphical user interfaces for a successful consumer-facing web
product with millions of users would be a huge plus
highly motivated to excel with an intrinsic drive to do better than the
a natural problem solver who faces challenges head on with poise and tact.
respect for the value and contributions of each colleague
a positive, can-do attitude.
the task at hand with sound reasoning, good judgment and common sense.
committed to quality in all aspects of your work.
able to work autonomously and as part of a team.
able to perform and adapt, as needed, within a fast-moving, dynamic work
solid interpersonal skills and aim to have a good working relationship
with everyone you work with.
an effective communicator.
a professional and you represent the company well.
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