43 days agoAmazon

User Experience Designer, Personalization

  • Seattle (King)
  • IT development

Job description



DESCRIPTION

As a UX Designer for Personalization, you will craft simple, fluid, and beautiful Amazon.com shopping experiences, tailored for millions of customers worldwide. You have an inventor's spirit and highly refined aesthetic sensibilities to design elegant solutions that provide customers relevant and timely product, program, and content recommendations. You obsess over the customer experience; never settling for good enough. You love to dive into unknown territory and invent simple solutions to complex challenges. Your work will focus on desktop first, but you should be passionate about expanding features that move with users from one device to another.

The Amazon Retail Experience Design team is a group of highly curious designers, researchers, and prototypers working collaboratively to bring products to life, power the Amazon shopping experience, and deliver innovation at incredible scale across all devices and touch-points. Our team is excited to welcome a new creative and driven designer to join us as we build best-in-class shopping experiences for millions of people around the world.

Responsibilities
· Use business requirements, customer research and customer feedback to assist in developing scenarios, use cases, and high-level requirements
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· Design conceptual sketches, wireframe information architecture, high-fidelity mockups, and interaction specifications
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· Develop and nurture relationships across teams and disciplines to promote collaboration and efficiency
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· Develop and maintain detailed design patterns that scale for your team and influence other designers
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· Lead brainstorming sessions and give presentations to drive design, demonstrating features and flows
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· Understand and respond to data (metric tests, usability studies), using that to inform future design

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity- Affirmative action Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Ideal candidate profile



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience
· 6+ years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar role
· At least 2 of those years working on mobile design projects
· An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating great user-centered design solutions and patterns on mobile devices
· Proficiency in design tools such as Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, or similar
· Strong skills in visual design
· Experience working in a collaborative team, white-boarding and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
· Ability to drive the design review cycle and close on design requirements independently
· Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills