Interaction Designer LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. 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.
At LivingSocial, we move fast, take risks, and pride ourselves on staying flexible, fun, and ferociously committed to executing each day. Do you want to be challenged by your job and be surrounded by passionate, dedicated, and creative people? Are you hungry? If so, 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".
The Interaction Designer is responsible for aiding the crafting of user experiences 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
Champion great ideas verbally and by creating design artifacts that communicate complex ideas clearly
Collaborate closely with visual designers
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
Participate in group brainstorms
Our perfect candidate...
Has 2-4 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
Understands the concepts of 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
Collaborates effectively with designers, product managers, and developers
Loves tackling new challenges
Has a kick-ass portfolio and lives to show it off
Competitive Base Salary
Attractive Stock Option Plan
Opportunity to work with committed, talented people with a great sense of humor
Digital portfolio required for consideration
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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