Offers “Amazon”

Expires soon Amazon

UX Designer, AWS FinTech

  • Internship
  • Seattle (King)

Job description



DESCRIPTION

Are you interested in building high-performance, globally scalable financial systems that support AWS's current and future growth? Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation leveraging the scalability and innovation with Amazon's AWS cloud services? Do you have a passion for ensuring a positive customer experience? This is the job for you.
AWS FinTech is seeking a talented and passionate User Experience Designer to join our growing Centralize UX Design team. This key team member will work collaboratively with engineers, product managers, and other designers, leading design throughout the strategy, design, and development life-cycle.
We are looking for candidates who are:
· capable of designing simple and elegant experiences for typical end users
· capable of accommodating important edge use cases to assure an awesome experience across the spectrum of end users without detracting from the typical user experience
· consistently produce crisp UX that encourage end user thoughts and actions to offer them the best user experience for their needs
· knowledgeable about the full life cycle of new product/service development
· able to understand and compliment the work of the technical and engineering development and operational staff they work with to deliver results
· able to proactively stay in touch with their end user community to assure they understand and deliver on their needs

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Experience defining and maintaining design patterns and UX standards
· Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
· Experience driving user research/usability tests and interpreting usability test data
· Experience with agile/scrum
· Familiarity with the technical considerations involved in designing for complex systems
· Experience and/or familiarity with financial and accounting systems and concepts

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Ideal candidate profile



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 5+ years of design experience
· An available online portfolio
· An online portfolio of work demonstrating experience creating user-centered design solutions (flows, prototypes, wireframes) and solid visual designs (mockups and style guides)
· Minimum 3 years industry experience providing interaction design solutions for web and/or software applications
· Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience as an interactive/user experience designer
· Experience working in a collaborative team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
· Comprehensive understanding of the current state of web technology and best practices
· Ability to define patterns and advocate for consistency, without repressing inspiration or inhibiting innovation
· Proficiency in a variety of standard design tools such as Sketch and InVision