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Product Designer
Posted on 8/20/2021
INACTIVE
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Figma
HTML/CSS
Market Research
UI/UX Design
Requirements
  • A problem solver: Problems are like puzzles to solve for you, and you are always looking to improve experiences. You believe there is a perfect solution to every problem
  • Always learning: You are aware that there isnt actually such a thing as a perfect solution, and are open to being wrong so that you can iterate and improve on your assumptions and test new hypotheses. You are constantly striving to improve the Slickdeals product even under minimal direction
  • Insatiably curious: You are always asking the right questions. You can comfortably admit that you dont know something, but also be seen searching for the answers to those questions
  • Critical thinker: Youre able to think about problems in multiple dimensions and can anticipate and solve for potential design problems and edge cases
  • Collaborative: You work fine alone, but you prefer to work with others and believe that you can only become a better designer if you work together with others. You are always looking for ways to improve and seeking feedback from others
  • Adaptive: You can navigate a fast-paced work environment with changing priorities
  • 2-4+ years experience designing and shipping web & mobile applications
  • Fluent in Figma, adaptable in learning other programs/applications
  • Rich experience running usability tests, conducting user research, synthesizing research, presenting to stakeholders and leadership teams
  • Experience engaging in product strategy with product leadership
  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS
  • Lead and own the entire design process, from research and planning, UX and information architecture and the visual design/presentation layer
  • Excellent visual design skills and the ability to provide creative concepts with a cohesive visual design language
  • Working within a design system and contributing to the visual language of a brand
  • An online portfolio is required
Responsibilities
  • Understand the Slickdeals shopper through research, market analysis and trends, and apply those learnings in your designs, communicating your process to stakeholders and actively measuring the success of your work
  • Defining the business requirements, user and market research in order to develop stories, use cases, concepts and prototypes that demonstrate customer value
  • Contribute to and lead high-level product strategies in collaboration with other Product Designers and the larger Product team, and work closely with engineering teams in a fast paced environment with lean iterative cycles
  • Design beautiful, simple, innovative, and intuitive experiences that simultaneously delight users and align with the organizations business goals
  • Participate in design critiques, gather and give constructive feedback
  • Self-manage tasks and autonomously and efficiently deliver design outcomes on deadline
Slickdeals

51-200 employees

eCommerce discount marketplace platform
Company Overview
Slickdeals is a user-driven deal-sharing site enabling consumers to collaborate and share information that facilitate shopping decisions.
Benefits
  • Equity, become a Slickdeals stakeholder
  • 401(k) matching above the industry standard
  • Platinum level of medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Fully flexible work environment
  • Amazing collaborative (but fully optional) work spaces with a host of amenities
  • Active DEIB Council & ERGs
  • Bring Your Dog to Work
  • Education Reimbursement
Company Core Values
  • Winning - The best ideas win no matter where they come from
  • Team - We thrive on working with people we respect on something that matters
  • Fun - We have fun helping savvy shoppers win