Senior Product Designer

if(we) is seeking a product designer to create, guide and support the visual language of products across web and mobile platforms. This position works closely with our product managers, designers, engineers and executives to create engaging and original designs that reflect business requirements, support user needs, and are technically feasible. Qualified candidates will be experienced product designers with a love for perfecting delightful and entertaining user interfaces. As a member of the if(we) design team, you will be responsible for designing an experience that will be in the hands of millions of people every day. We think that's a pretty awesome opportunity.

  


"There's nothing more exciting than coming up with elegant solutions to tough problems and shipping them to millions of users around the world"

Rob Silverii, Mobile Product Manager


Responsibilities

  • Manage design deliverables

  • Support User Experience strategy and innovation

  • Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in visual interface design and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of products across web and mobile platforms

  • Create the visual language strategy (brand applications, visual design specs, information design, color systems, typographic rules, grid systems and other visual assets) for medium-sized, diverse projects that support the brand strategy and user goals

  • Work with product team to develop strategic direction as well as pixel perfect designs for products in the mobile and web space

  • Mentor Associate Designers and Designers in day-to-day design methodology and principles

About You

  • Have 4+ years experience in product design of digital products

  • Exceptional ability in graphic design and typography, preferably with experience in digital consumer products

  • Understanding of branding as it relates to user experience

  • Superb ability to apply a brand's look and feel across web and mobile

  • Understanding of interaction design patterns related to web and mobile design

  • Strong information design abilities

  • Technical understanding of interface design in an Agile development environment

  • Are genuinely curious about technology. Mobile moves fast, and in order to design for emerging platforms, one has to use emerging platforms and be curious about how they work

  • Expert-level proficiency of common graphics design and web design tools

  • A proven track record of interactive UI design with preferable hands on experience building products from inception to launch

  • Love white boards and group brainstorming

Nice to Haves

  • Are equally passionate about designing cutting edge creative concepts and for producing pixel perfect assets

  • Desire to work in a cross-functional team environment. Every day you will be hands on with product managers, interaction designers, design researchers, developers and others. They’re all awesome, so you need to be too

  • A positive attitude, open mind, and a desire to collaborate and learn

  • Passion to solve product design problems

About the Design Team

Design’s mandate at if(we) is to bring delightful and entertaining experiences to our users that help them connect with people across the globe. We work very closely with our product and engineering teams to develop and test innovative products that will make if(we) a fun destination on the web. We follow a goal directed approach to design, and regularly check in with our users to ensure we are on the right track. We love to learn from each other and keep our process fluid and relevant. We’d love to add your expertise to the mix!

About if(we)

if(we), formerly known as Tagged Inc., is a company building social products to enable meaningful connections between people. We’re a profitable startup growing our existing successful products, Tagged & hi5, and building new social products on mobile and other key platforms. We're constantly exploring new ideas and technologies to build the next massive social product and realize our mission of connecting people.

Created by the team that brought Tagged to the world in 2004, if(we) was founded in 2014. if(we) was launched to build off of Tagged’s earlier experiences and success, tap the market growth and create the next billion user social product.

 

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