Senior User Experience Designer Quantcast
Quantcast is looking for a Senior UX Designer who is invigorated by the challenge of leading the design transformation for a widely used product, development process and corporate culture at the same time. We are a small team of passionate designers and researchers solving tough problems related to the way digital advertising is bought and sold. We have a massive data set that gives us insight about human behavior on the Internet and we?re constantly looking for ways to bring our customers better understanding of their audiences.
The UX team at Quantcast is an integral part of every aspect of the product process from the high-level product strategy and vision to the tactical design-develop-launch-iterate cycle. We?re doing extensive customer research, innovative design and data visualization, and leading a cultural shift for the entire organization to be more customer-centric.
Stand Out Qualities
Appreciate critical feedback ? give it, receive it and seek it
Obsess over details ? UI consistency, microinteractions, and even project plans
Organize your thought process and communicate effectively ? especially when articulating design decisions
Thrive working cross-functionally and with other designers
Be passionate about technology, data, design, users or anything really?we love passion!
Quantcast is a digital advertising company specialized in audience measurement and real-time advertising. As the pioneer of direct audience measurement in 2006, Quantcast has today the most in-depth understanding of digital audiences across the web, allowing marketers and publishers to make the smartest choices as they buy and sell the most effective targeted advertising on the market. Quantcast is dedicated to making display as relevant and effective as search, and currently delivers outstanding advertising campaigns for the world's leading's advertisers and publishers and brings accurate audience measurement to over 100 million web destinations.
Partner with Product Management and User Research to define the product direction for your area, own the design execution and measure ongoing improvements
Design simple solutions for complex workflows and large datasets; invent useful ways to tell stories with data and extract meaning from noise
Create all design deliverables from site structure to flows, wireframes, high fidelity comps, prototypes and style guides
Understand best practices for web and mobile development and partner with Engineering to create products that are flexible, scalable and implemented to spec
Collaborate with other designers to create a cohesive cross-product experience including contributing to a style guide and pattern library.
Work with User Research to identify opportunities where research can inspire, optimize or evaluate the design; in the absence of research, have an intuition for what will work well
Be an expert on your product area, your users, your competitors, and the design of big data
Manage multiple channels of stakeholder input and user feedback; be adept at balancing conflicting inputs and finding elegant solutions
Present design solutions to stakeholders at all levels (from peers to the CEO) with clear, articulate rationale for design decisions and a range of options for solving a problem.
5+ years experience designing web and/or mobile applications
Solid information architecture, interaction design and visual design skills
Expert knowledge of the user centered design process
Demonstrated ability to achieve business goals through great UX
Experience designing analytics tools of working with D3 is a strong plus
Expert with Adobe Creative Suite
BA/BS/BFA or equivalent industry experience
Portfolio showing examples of UX design work
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