Product Designer in Charlotte, North Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING

  • 1st tech-driven platform for healthcare staffing industry
  • Collaborative team looking for passionate people invested in improving product and ready for their ideas to be heard
  • Headquartered in New York and expanding their office to Charlotte, NC
  • Global presence working in a $15 billion industry and launching new services
  • Successful startup, rapidly growing and using cutting edge technology

LOCATION

  • Charlotte, NC

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT

  • Own the end-to-end design process, including wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and the implementation of such with engineers.
  • Demonstrate and communicate the end-to-end design concept across departments and stakeholders with clarity and conviction, synthesizing feedback, and delivering on iterations.
  • Test and support your designs with research and data: user testing, prototype testing, and A/B testing.
  • Working with your engineering and product manager counterparts, you'll play a leading role in defining and designing the platform and core services to enable our future vision.
  • Participate in your scrum team to deliver designs for product epics according to Agile methodologies, driving progress through consistent design contribution.
  • You will nourish a collaborative environment by encouraging the sharing of ideas and openness to feedback, learning, and iteration.
  • Reporting directly to the Director of Design, this position will work out of our Charlotte NC office.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS

  • 3-5 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, or similar UX-related role with accompanying experience in visual/graphic design.
  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating relevant experience. Your work should reflect the ability to simplify complex experiences and communicate how your designs solve problems.
  • Strong experience with product/iterative work with a single product or client.
  • Well-rounded understanding of user-centered design process, as well as strong knowledge of user experience principles.
  • Strong ability to communicate your design vision through verbal explanation, sketching, or quick mock ups to small or large groups, from designers to executives.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • A bachelor's degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent UX experience.
  • Perennial self-starter that can create schedules and define scope of work even without explicit requirements and direction.
  • Ability to balance the defense of your design decisions while taking feedback graciously and considering alternative points of view.