Senior User Experience Product Designer, eCommerce Contract
One of the leading design and development consulting agencies in New York City, based in the Flat Iron District, is hiring a Senior UX / Product Designer for one of their large-scale eCommerce accounts on a 6-12 month contract with the opportunity to flip to a full time position, and they are willing to pay top dollar for the top talent. With offices in San Francisco, Chicago, and NYC, this agency has landed many high profile, large scale accounts and they need experienced Product Designers to execute on several different accounts. This role will be for one specific account, designing for both consumer facing and B2B transactional eCommerce products on iOS, Android, and web.
This is a great opportunity for a seasoned Product Designer with a strong UX skill set, and a keen eye for visual design to launch products that will be seen and used by millions of people. The agency is looking for someone that has excellent experience designing complex transactional experiences. You will be working with a cross-functional team of agile Developers, Product Managers, and Project Managers. You will be designing the UX flows and low to high fidelity wire frames and prototypes for native apps and web based products. This is an excellent contract opportunity that could extend longer and has potential to become full time.
Required Skills & Experience
- 4 plus years of UX Design experience
- Excellent portfolio that details UX Design process and keen eye for strong visual designs
- Experience designing product “In House” or with a product development focused agency
- You have designed the UX for both consumer facing and business to business products
- ECommerce, complex transactional products, or complex product design experience is a must
- Experience designing with cross-functional, agile development teams
Desired Skills & Experience
- Visual design experience is not necessary, but is a plus.
- Masters in HCI Design, ITP, or a related field from a top design program is desired
- The ability to interact directly with clients and high level stakeholders is a definite advantage
Benefits & Perks
- Beautiful office space in NYC's Flat Iron District
- Fully stocked kitchen with drinks and snacks
- The ability to design products that will be seen and used by millions of people
As a contractor you will receive the following benefits:
- Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
- Paid Sick Time Leave
- Pre-tax Commuter Benefit