Senior User Experience Designer LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is growing?fast. We?re redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, all while building a great company and cultivating superb talent. The explosive growth and success of LivingSocial has been recognized by media outlets new and renowned, from TechCrunch to The Wall Street Journal. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured hundreds of millions in funding from some of the most prominent investors and Internet leaders. As we continue to advance and innovate, we want to invest in you!
Are you passionate about making things better? Are you empathetic, decisive, and driven to create great user experiences? Do you crave collaboration and understand how great design and even better design communication can lead a team to a great solution?
If you've answered 'yes' to any of these questions, we want to say "Hi".
LivingSocial, the company that brings you insane daily deals, has an immediate opening for a Senior User Experience Architect on our design team. The Senior User Experience Architect is responsible for crafting the user experience for LivingSocial's online and mobile products -- from concept to testable prototype to compelling solution. You will work closely with product managers, designers, and developers to envision, architect, design, test, and optimize our consumer, merchant, and sales web sites and mobile applications.
? Solve complex interaction design challenges.
? Create solutions for web, mobile, and tablet devices that thrill and empower users.
? Use findings from user research to create designs that satisfy user goals and optimize engagement.
? Work closely with front end developers to create working prototypes and optimal interactions for delivered products.
? Develop wireframes, visual comps, and process flows.
? Develop user personas, user scenarios, and conduct user interviews and usability tests.
? Mentor junior user experience designers.
? Champion great ideas verbally and by creating design artifacts that communicate complex ideas clearly.
? Collaborate closely with visual product designers
? Thoroughly communicate and deliver design solutions to developers.
? Creates designs that inform and prompt action through strategic display of photography, text elements, editorial copy, and interface elements.
? Continuously improve products by optimizing business performance and user satisfaction.
? Communicate progress and direction to outside teams.
? Lead group brainstorms.
Our perfect candidate...
? Has a Bachelor's degree
? Has 5-7 years of online e-commerce interaction design experience
? Is an expert in the Adobe CS tools for Mac and Omnigraffle
? Has a strong understanding of the latest web technologies and their capabilities
? Is an expert in usability engineering practices, information architecture, and taxonomy design
? Has a strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and web standards
? Designs for modularity, internationalization, accessibility, and product expansion
? Can manage multiple projects simultaneously in an Agile development environment
? Has extensive experience with designing for daily publishing workflow via a content management system
? Is a leader in the field of interaction design
? Collaborates effectively with designers, product managers, and developers
? Loves tackling new challenges
? Has a kick-ass portfolio and lives to show it off
? Digital portfolio required for consideration.
? Commensurate with experience
? Health, dental, 401K
LivingSocial appreciates your interest in our company as a place of employment. It is the policy of LivingSocial to provide equal opportunity for employment to all qualified employees and applicants, regardless of race, religion, religious affiliation, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, placement, training, transfer, promotion, termination, pay, and other forms of compensation and benefits. The company will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.
||1445 New York Ave. NW |
Washington, DC 20005
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
LivingSocial is redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, while building a great company and having a blast along the way. The explosive growth and potential of LivingSocial has been recognized by both new and traditional media - from the Wall Street Journal to Facebook's CEO. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured over 49 million in funding this year from some of the most prominent venture capital companies in the nation.
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, IVP-Institutional Venture Partners
, U.S. Venture Partners All Jobs: at LivingSocial
|Headquarters:||1445 New York Ave. NW|
Washington, DC 20005
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city.
With unique and diverse offerings each day, we inspire members to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences to exclusive gourmet dinners to family aquarium outings and more.
We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.|
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